Karen land development still on three days after High Court stopped it

Posted on October 16th 2014

Police are yet to evict occupants of the Sh8 billion Karen land, following a High Court directive issued on Monday. Instead, The Standard has learnt that the police have launched their own

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Charity Ngilu asks EACC to trace owner of disputed Sh8b Karen land

Posted on October 15th 2014

Lands Cabinet Secretary Charity Ngilu has now invited the Ethics and Anti-Corruption Commission to investigate and identify the real owner of a disputed Sh8 billion land in Karen. In a letter to EACC

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Court stops work on controversial Sh8 billion Da Gama Rose Karen land

Posted on October 15th 2014

The High Court on Monday ordered the police to remove persons encroached on a disputed piece of land in Karen. Lady Justice Lucy Nyambura directed the Lang’ata police boss to supervise the

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High Court halts development on Sh8bn Karen land

Posted on October 14th 2014

A High Court judge has ordered the Lang’ata police boss to stop development on a 134-acre plot in Karen valued at Sh8 billion and whose ownership is contested by two businessmen. Those to be

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What court order? State officials simply don’t care

Posted on October 11th 2014

The tussle over the Sh8 billion Karen land is the anatomy of impunity and raw power by a section of senior Jubilee government officials. In total defiance of a court order, the officials, MPs and

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