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Grand Cabinet Swore In- The Standard 17th April 2008

‘Grand Cabinet Swore in’ – is an account in the Standard in Nairobi on the swearing of Kenya’s new cabinet. ‘Mungiki Strike Kibaki’s Home’ – The Standard Team in Nairobi reports on Mungiki attacks in Othaya and other areas in Central Province Kenya on Tuesday night – 15th April 2008.
David Ohito’s article – ‘Dilemma Over Raila’s Word In Oath’, quotes leading Kenya Lawyer and ex-Kabete MP of whether Prime Minister Designate Raila Odinga should swear allegiance to the Constitution of Kenya or the President. Something students studying constitutional law should debate about. B Adero and Susan Anyangu ‘Group Demands Talk On Truth Bill’ report on a meeting organised by the Multisectoral Task Force on Truth, Justice Reconciliation Process in Kenya, where the Civil Society groups have asked for the Speaker of Kenya’s National Assembly to reject the Truth, Justice and Reconciliation Bill. It quotes the Executive Director of The International Centre for Policy and Conflict Executive Director, Mr Ndung’u Wainaina, “The Bill, due to be published Thursday, has a lot of loopholes that need to be amended before Parliament starts debating on it. We want it to be owned by the people. The content must, therefore, be scrutinised,” he said End .

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