Maraga names judges to hear Itare dam case

Daily Nation (Kenya) - - NATIONAL NEWS - —Eric Matara and Linet Amuli

Chief Jus­tice David Maraga (be­low) has con­sti­tuted a three-judge bench to hear a case seek­ing to block the build­ing of Itare dam in Kure­soi South Con­stituency. Jus­tices John Mu­tungi, Kul­low Mo­hamed and Dal­mas Ohungo will de­ter­mine if build­ing of the Sh38 bil­lion dam will pro­ceed. A group of Kip­sigis, Luo, Kuria, Aba­gusii and Ogiek el­ders op­pose the project. The el­ders went to court on June 14 seek­ing the CJ’S in­ter­ven­tion. The case will be heard on Novem­ber 27.

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