CJ to launch International Crimes Division
30 April 2013, 13:39
Nairobi - Chief Justice Willy Mutunga is expected to oversee the launch of the International Crimes Division (ICD) of the High Court of Kenya in Nairobi, Capital News reports.
This launch is in line with the International Crimes Act for Kenya, Act No. 16 of 2008 which gives the High Court the jurisdiction to conduct trials over persons who are responsible for international crimes committed anywhere around the globe by or against a Kenyan.
The International Crimes Act, 2008 became effective on January 1, 2009.
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