Former National Assembly Speaker Kenneth Marende
By SAM ALFAN
Former National Assembly Speaker Kenneth Marende is wanted in court over child upkeep and further to show cause why he should not be send to civil jail for refusing to pay school fees for the minor he sired with girl.
The court had 30 January issued an order requiring Marende to pay school fees for the minor and other related expenses and maintain a medical insurance cover for the kid and further rent where the child lives with mother Jenifer Nkowua.
The applicant through her lawyer Jane Nyaboke told the court that order issued against Marende have not been complied with forcing the desperate mother seek the attendance of the father of the child.
The lawyer told the court when the matter came up for inter parties on 26 February 2014 the defendant had agreed settle fees, pay rent and other related expenses up to now nothing has happened.
The matter will be mentioned on 24 March 2014 when the defendant is expected to be present for the hearing of contempt application.