The Commission on Administrative Justice of Kenya also known as The Office of the Ombudsman is a government Commission established under the Commission on Administrative Justice Act 2011 pursuant to Article 59 (4) of the Constitution of Kenya.[1]

Role

The Key functions of the Commission are:

Membership

The current membership of the Commission on Administrative Justice is as follows:[2]

Previous Members

Notable Events

On 17 December 2012 the Commission wrote a letter to the Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC) stating that 36 Kenyans including 2 Members of Parliament, Gideon Mbuvi and Ferdinand Waititu were unfit to hold office and therefore ineligible participate in the upcoming General election.[3] Also on the list were 22 commissioners of the now defunct Electoral Commission of Kenya who were accused of mismanaging the 2007 General Election.[4]

References

  1. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2014-09-03. Retrieved 2012-12-30.CS1 maint: archived copy as title (link)
  2. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2012-06-28. Retrieved 2012-12-30.CS1 maint: archived copy as title (link)
  3. ^ "Ombudsman wants Sonko, Waititu barred from poll » Capital News". 17 December 2012.
  4. ^ "Waititu, Sonko 'unfit for office'".