ACC 8 OF 2015 consolidated with ACC 9 OF 2015 - R vs Joyce Adhiambo Ochieng Kamire and Saleiso Miriti Rukunga

Summary: The 1st accused person was charged with 3 counts of soliciting and receiving a bribe from the complainant though the second accused who was her agent as an inducement for making a ruling in favour of the complainant's father in a land dispute. In the course of trial, the prosecution made an application for withdrawal based on a letter from the DPP issuing instructions to withdraw under S 87(a) Criminal Procedure Code stating that the EACC was at the time of investigating this matter not properly constituted, and that there was a pending appeal in CRIM App 102/2016 together with 90/2016. Counsel for the accused objected and prayed for acquittal under Section 5(1)(b)(ii) of the Office of the Director of Public Prosecutions Act. Acquittal granted.

Fist offence date: 10/Jun/2015
Start date: 30/Sep/2015
Ruling date: 01/Jan/1970
Defendant plea: Not guilty
Amount involved: KES 0.00
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Fine amount: KES 0.00

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Ministry of Lands

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