Kenya’s Supreme Court blocks president’s constitutional amendments

FILE PHOTO: A general view shows the Supreme Court in Nairobi
FILE PHOTO: A general view shows the Supreme Court in Nairobi, Kenya October 25, 2017. REUTERS/Thomas Mukoya/File Photo

March 31, 2022

NAIROBI (Reuters) – Kenya’s Supreme Court on Thursday blocked sweeping constitutional changes proposed by President Uhuru Kenyatta, the court said, declaring the process unconstitutional through a majority ruling.

(Reporting by Duncan Miriri and George Obulutsa; Editing by David Goodman)