Henry Kosgey

By IndepthAfrica
In East Africa
Jan 26th, 2012
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Nairobi – Kenya’s Finance Minister Uhuru Kenyatta resigned on Thursday after the International Criminal Court ruled this week he should stand trial for his alleged role in 2007-8 post-election violence. Head of public service Francis Muthaura, one of the most influential men in President ...
By IndepthAfrica
In East Africa
Jan 23rd, 2012
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Kenya’s presidential contenders Uhuru Kenyatta and William Ruto, and two other men must stand trial at the International Criminal Court on charges of crimes against humanity during post-election violence in 2008, a judge ruled on Monday. The decision by the Hague-based court – whose proce...
By benim
In East Africa
Sep 22nd, 2011
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The Hague – Kenyan Deputy Premier Uhuru Kenyatta used a criminal network together with police to attack opposition supporters after Kenya’s disputed 2007 polls, the world war crimes court heard on Wednesday. Kenyatta, 49, and two other top ruling Party of National Unity (PNU) I Want My Ex...
By benim
In East Africa
Sep 2nd, 2011
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The Hague – A win for Kenyan President Mwai Kibaki’s ruling party in the country’s 2007 elections was seen by his rivals as a “signal to go to war”, a prosecutor told the world crimes court on Friday. Two former Kenyan ministers, William Ruto and Henry Kosgey, and radio ...
By benim
In East Africa
Aug 28th, 2011
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Kenya’s former higher education minister said he was confident the International Criminal Court would drop charges against him as a suspect in post-election violence at hearings next week, but vowed to run for president even if they were confirmed. William Ruto, whom Prime Minister Raila Odinga...
By benim
In East Africa
Jun 14th, 2011
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International Criminal Court Prosecutor Luis Moreno-Ocampo has opposed the suggestion by the Pre-Trial Chamber II that hearings scheduled for September be held in Kenya. The Prosecutor argues that security conditions make it impossible to conduct the hearing in Kenya. “It is impossible to assume that...
By benim
In Crime & Corruption
Apr 18th, 2011
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Prosecutor Luis Moreno Ocampo has indicated to the International Criminal Court (ICC) that he will call 10 witnesses and 4,700 pages of documents to prove his case against William Ruto, Henry Kosgey and Joshua arap Sang. The prosecutor told Presiding Judge Ekaterina Trendafilova on Monday morning dur...
By benim
In Crime & Corruption
Apr 11th, 2011
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NAIROBI, Kenya – A spokesman for Kenya’s deputy prime minister says protesters threw stones at the minister’s vehicle after he returned from the International Criminal Court in The Hague. Munyori Buku, spokesman for Deputy Prime Minister and Finance Minister Uhuru Kenyatta, says supporter...
By benim
In East Africa
Apr 8th, 2011
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Kenyan Deputy Prime Minister Uhuru Kenyatta and two co-defendants appeared before the International Criminal Court on Friday, facing charges of crimes against humanity during deadly post-election violence. “I welcome you to this hearing,” Ekaterina Trendafilova, president of The Hague-bas...
By benim
In East Africa
Jan 4th, 2011
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Kenya’s Industrialisation Minister Henry Kosgey resigned on Tuesday, a day after the east African nation’s anti-corruption body said he should be arrested for abuse of office, local media said. Kosgey was questioned by the Kenya Anti-Corruption Commission (KACC) in November over the impor...