Cabinet Secretary of the Ministry of interior and coordination of national government Dr Fred Matiang’i has a kept a low key for the past few weeks key after his preferred presidential candidate lost.
In a latest report Dr Matiang’i and other government officials have no reason to smile after details emerged that they have been sued in court over directives they issued late last month.
In a report by the standard, it has revealed that a Nakuru lawyer has challenged the government directive that all motorists should switch to digital number plates within the next 18 months.
Lawyer Peter Okiro through his lawyer Antoinette Ogange wants the High Court Judge Hillary Chemitei stop the August 30, 2020 directive by CS Matiang’i.
Mr Okiro claims that the govern ment’s action is irrational and unfair to motorists. He claims that the move has no backing in law as it ignored the rights of motorists.
Other government officials who have been sued include Transport and Infrastructure CS James Macharia and the attorney general
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