JUSTICE Chacha MWITA DISMISSES case to compel NASA leader and his running mate from participating in the fresh elections set for the 26th of October 2017 citing lack of jursidiction to hear Presidential Election matt ers.
JURISDICTION IS EVERYTHING; WITHOUT IT A COURT HAS NO POWER TO MAKE ONE STEP
“Jurisdiction is everything. Without it, a court has no power to make one step. Where a court has no jurisdiction there will be no basis for a continuation of proceedings pending other evidence. A court of law downs its tools in respect of the matter before it the moment it holds that it is without jurisdiction.”
Nyarangi JA in the case of The Owners of Motor Vessel ‘Lillian S’ vs. Caltex Oil Kenya Limited (1989) KLR 1