Ron Levy, 31 OctoberThe Emergence of ‘Fixed Constitutional Commitments’ on the Environment: A Tool for Addressing Climate Change?
Adem K Abebe, 21 December 2020In the World of Constitution Building in 2020
Mugambi Laibuta, 4 December 2020Kenya’s Elite-led ‘Popular’ Initiative Seeks First Amendments to 2010 Constitution
Mugambi Laibuta, 28 October 2020From a Kenyan ‘Handshake’ to Constitutional Reform: Towards a Bloated Semi-Presidential System?
23 August 2021In Kenya, court of appeal affirms high court judgment invalidating constitutional amendment bill
6 August 2021Kenyan national assembly invites public submissions on draft amendment allowing MPs to be appointed cabinet ministers
In Kenya, bill seeks to remove Election Act university degree requirement before next general election
18 June 2021New bill seeks to scrap degree requirement for aspirants The Elections (Amendment) Bill, 2021 will be introduced in the Senate for first reading next month IE…
In Kenya, high court quashes executive order restructuring judiciary
11 June 2021The High Court on Thursday declared President Uhuru Kenyatta's Executive order that sought to restructure the Judiciary and tribunals into state departments unc…
Op-Ed: Basic structure doctrine -- winds of change for constitutionalism in Africa?
27 May 2021There are implied constitutional limitations by which the constitution should not be amended in a way that changes the basic structure and features of the const…
Kenya's high court issues landmark ruling blocking BBI bill as unconstitutional
17 May 2021In a scathing ruling, five High Court judges in Kenya have blocked a government-backed plan to make fundamental changes to the country's constitution. The jud…
Op-Ed: Recognising ethnic identities in Kenya's constitution may improve democracy
22 April 2021Kenyans are preparing to amend the country’s 2010 constitution, with a referendum tentatively scheduled for June 2021. The amendments focus on ensuring shared p…