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BY NAMULONGO PETER,NAIROBI,28TH FEB 2018-The government has refuted claims that it had a strained relationship with the judiciary.Government spokesman
Eric Kiraithe says the claims were mare propaganda and hearsay that had no a single truth.Addressing the press,Kiraithe says the allegations that there was plans to sack the chief justice David Maraga were baseless.
He further emphasized that the government was determined in ensuring there was enabling environment in the courts to ensure Kenyans got access to justice as it was their constitutional right.However the government spokes person was sought to put the records straight on adhering to the rue of law.He says every public institution has no choice including the judiciary to respect the rule of law and abide by it at all times.
His sentiments comes just a day after the national assembly threw out a petition presented by a lawyer Kamotho Njenga seeking the removal from office of the chief justice David Maraga his deputy Philomena Mwilu as well as six other members of judicial service commission.