Lawyer Kethi Kilonzo for British Journalist Hannah Lucy Elizabeth at Milimani Law Court in Nairobi.
BY SAM ALFAN.
British Journalist Hannah Lucy Elizabeth residing in the country has cited Cabinet Secretary Ministry of Interior and Co-ordination of National Government for contempt of court.
The journalist says in the contempt application filed her lawyer Kethi Kilonzo, the cabinet secretary has disobeyed a court order requiring him to issue her with a work permit.
The orders were by Justice Isaac Lenaola on 16 January 2014 and the same have not been complied with the lawyer told the court.
The scribe has sought in her application the summons be issued against the cabinet secretary to appear in court to show cause why he should not be send to jail for noncompliance of the court ‘s order.
She further says, that the court has the power to compel the minister to issue her with one year work permit to enable her take up job to support her children
The judge directed that the application for contempt be served upon the minister and attorney general and the matter be heard inter parties on 27 August 2014.