The death of former Nairobi Town Clerk John Gakuo after falling ill in a prison cell on Tuesday should be a wake-up call to judges who brazenly disregard prisoners’ complaints of ill-health, says lawyer Assa Nyakundi. Mr Nyakundi, who was representing Mr Gakuo, 68, at the High Court where the former city boss was fighting a three-year sentence handed to him in May, cited a recent court ruling which blocked him from being released on bail pending appeal.
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Publish date : 2018-10-31 06:26:10