Interior Principal Secretary Mr Mutea Iringo during a Security meeting in Kisumu on April 22, 2014.
BY SAM ALFAN.
Interior Principal Secretary Mutea Iringo has been ordered to appear in court tomorrow to show cause why he should not be send in jail for failing to obey court orders.
Justice George Odunga said that the PS was supposed to appear before the court today, but no sufficient reason has been advanced to the court why he never turned up.
Previously the court had issued warrant of arrest against him, but they have not been executed.
“Justice Odunga said that no proper reasons have been given to the court to certify why he has not come has ordered” he said.
The officer was supposed to have appeared in court on 11 February 2014 to show cause why action should not be taken against for failing to honor the court judgment in which a Tanzanian national James Alfred Koroso was awarded Sh 31 million has damages arising from malicious prosecution by the state.
Mr Kosoro was arrested in Taveta by police and charged in Kiambu Chief Magistrate court with the offence of robbery with violence in 1993.
He was however acquitted to the criminal indictment and later filed a civil suit in 1996 claiming damages for malicious prosecution the matter was decided in 2008 by Justice Jackton Ojwang who a awarded him Sh 21 million has damages.
He says that to date the government has not paid the money has ordered by the court.