NASA Seeks Court Orders to Tame IEBC

The NASA coalition wants mobile service provider Safaricom and Jubilee party chief agent Davis Chirchir barred from participating in the fresh presidential election.

In a letter addressed to the Director of Public Prosecutions , NASA wants the two prosecuted over criminal electoral offences committed during the nullified August 8 presidential elections.

Our express instructions are that Davis Chirchir and Safaricom Limited not only committed criminal acts of which they should be held personally responsible for but also aided and abetted the commissions of offences under the Elections Offences Act, public procurement Act , Elections Act, Penal code and breaches of the constitution, the letter reads in part.

NASA has petitioned the DPP to act within 72 hours or else they will institute private prosecutions pursuant to section 28 of the Office of the Director of Public Prosecutions.

Through lawyer Anthony Oluoch, the opposition has already drafted charges against Safaricom officials who include Thibaud Rerolle, Anthony Gacanja, Shaka Kwach, Robert Mutai, Farouk Gaffor and Andrew Masila.

NASA claims that between July 25 and August11, 2017 at Safaricom Headquarters within Nairobi County with other persons, intentionally and recklessly damaged and interfered with KIEMS kits used in the general elections conducted on August 8.

Source: Kenya News Agency