JUDGES AND MAGISTRATES VETTING BOARD
Restoring Confidence In The Judiciary
The Judges and Magistrates Vetting Board made its 13th Announcement of Determinations on suitability of vetted magistrates on Tuesday,  17th March 2015 in Mombasa. The Board is currently in Mombasa  county on its second phase of vetting in counties program. 19 Magistrates are scheduled to be vetted in Mombasa county between 17th – 31st  March 2015. Please download the 13th Determination here{jd_file file==3414}
The Judges and Magistrates Vetting Board made its 14thAnnouncement of Determinations on suitability of vetted magistrates on today,  13thMay 2015 in Embu. The Board is currently vetting magistrates in Embu and the surrounding counties.  This phase of vetting will continue up to 20th May, 2015. Please download the 14thDetermination here {jd_file file==3415}
                                      (group photo of Board Members, University staff and Students) As the Board continues with the pilot project of vetting in the counties; currently in Kisumu, we took time to engage with Law students at the University of Nairobi, Kisumu Campus on 17th February, 2015 at the university premises, Nakumatt Mega city. The topic discussed was on the Judges and Magistrates vetting process in Kenya; challenges and lessons learned.  In this well attended session, the chairman of the Board, Mr. Sha [...]
H. E, Dr. Vincent O’Neill, the Republic of Ireland Ambassador to Kenya, paid a courtesy call to the Board on 29th, January, 2015. He met with the Chairman of the Board, Mr. Sharad Rao at the Board’s offices at Anniversary Towers.  The purpose of this meeting was to familiarize himself with the process of vetting of Judges and Magistrates in Kenya. The Chairman presented the Ambassador with copies of the two published reports; the INTERIM REPORT and the DETERMINATIONS: TRANSCRIPTS OF THE FINDINGS. His Excellency the Ambassador in turn invited the Board through its Chairman for a visit to his country, the Republi [...]

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UoN, Parklands Campus Speech


Download the speech by the JMVB Chairman, at UoN, Parklands Campus.
Chair's Speech
Date 2014-08-25 Filesize 76.05 KB Download 190


Office Directions

Invitation to submit information

The Board is appealing to the public and institutions to participate in the vetting process by submitting any relevant information which may assist in determination of suitability of the Judicial Officers in the three lists below:

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List 1
Date 2014-09-11 Filesize 464.61 KB Download 357

List 2
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List 3
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