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John Waluke's Case Takes Another Twist As Prominent Lawyer Comes To His Rescue

Mogakatv 06/26/2020

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Photo: Sirisia Mp John Waluke

The Law society of Kenya President Nelson Havi came out guns blazing against the judgement that was made on John Waluke and Grace Wahungu concerning the maize saga.

Nelson Havi said that it was a fraudulent conviction and unfair to the second term member of parliament for Sirisia constituency.

"John Waluke and Grace Wakhungu contracted with NCPB. NCBP breached the contract. Arbitrator ordered payment. Award was enforced by High Court. NCPB lost before High Court and Court of Appeal and paid the decree. How can that be a crime? Do not celebrate fraudulent convictions," Lawyer Nelson Havi tweeted.

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Elizabeth Juma who was spearheading the ruling at the Anti-corruption court in Nairobi Ordered that John Waluke to be imprisoned for a jail term of 52 years or pay a hefty fine of over 1Billion shillings.

Below is how Kenyans reacted to Nelson Havi's claims

"@NelsonHavi is on record asking all and sundry to obey court orders. How can he then so harshly criticize this finding? There are legal avenues to register his displeasure .."David Onundu 

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Kevin Stark, "On a well prosecuted case beyond reasonable doubt! Until the accused were pleading for leniency in the ruling,, my friend you have lost touch. you auctioned your soul/professionalism to the cartels. Serve your political master or be an impartial LSK PRESIDENT.u can’t be both."

Mark Dienya remarked, " A Court of Competent Jurisdiction found that John Waluke and Grace Wakhungu did nothing to deserve the payment (Supplied AIR) , the Two Confirmed they were GUILTY as Charged while pleading for Fair Sentencing. #WalukeSentencing"

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Top Comments
KebJunj · 06/26/2020
dear Kenyans how do we fight corruption with such leaders like xavi? all our leaders are selfish none dedicated to serve our beloved bleeding country
SydneyBrandon · 06/26/2020
Havi don't support fraud please, Waluke worn the case fraudulently now justice has prevailed full stope . Enda cotini utakutana na Wakenya hapo inje ready to demonstrate against you. JARIBU
+254-70365**** · 06/26/2020
lawyers are active to defend rich men but not huslers GOD is coming you will face rough.
LillyThuku · 06/28/2020
havi was Jacobs lawyer, he has tasted the root so what do you expect. he is not in lsk for wanjikus gain but to get some 40m like his Fred grand mulla. God save wanjiku

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