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Functions of the National Land Commission

Article 67 of the Constitution establishes and stipulates the functions of the National Land Commission in Kenya. The National Land Commission is also one of the independent commissions established by Chapter 15 of the Kenyan … Continue Reading

Role of Ethics & Anti-Corruption Commission

The functions of the Ethics and Anti-Corruption Commission derive from the provisions of Articles 79 and 252 of the Constitution, the Ethics and Anti-Corruption Commission Act, and the Leadership and Integrity Act. The Ethics and … Continue Reading

Role of Deputy Inspector-General of Police

The functions of the Deputy Inspector General in Kenya are crucial for the command of the National Police Service. Article 245 of the Constitution provides for two positions of Inspector General to head the Kenya … Continue Reading

Role of Political Parties Disputes Tribunal

Section 39 of the Political Parties Act establishes and stipulates the role of the Political Parties Disputes Tribunal in Kenya. The Tribunal is a quasi-judicial body. A quasi-judicial body is a non-judicial body with the … Continue Reading

The Purpose of the Political Parties Fund

The funding for political parties in Kenya is important in enabling them to play a role in the political process. How the political parties are funded determines their ability to run campaigns and routine activities. … Continue Reading

Role of the Kenya Society for the Blind

The Kenya Society for the Blind Act stipulates the role of the Kenya Society for the Blind. According to the Act, “the blind” means those persons who are deprived of all sight or are so … Continue Reading

How to Register a Political Party in Kenya

The Political Parties Act contains the provisions on how to register a political party in Kenya. Article 92 of the Constitution mandated parliament to enact laws that govern political parties in Kenya, hence the Political … Continue Reading

The Office of the Registrar of Political Parties

Article 260 of the Constitution and Section 13 of the Political Parties Act establish the Office of the Registrar of Political Parties in Kenya. The Office of the Registrar of Political Parties is a body … Continue Reading

The Stages in the Budget Process in Kenya

The budget process in Kenya is an important part of government planning and decision-making. In itself, the budget-making process in Kenya is a comprehensive process. It begins in August of the current financial year to … Continue Reading

How to Join a Political Party in Kenya

It is important to know how to join a political party in Kenya. The Kenyan Constitution says every citizen is free to make political choices, which includes the right to participate in the activities of, … Continue Reading

How to Recall a Member of County Assembly

Section 27 to 29 of the County Governments Act provides for the right to recall a Member of the County Assembly in Kenya. The electorate in a county ward may recall their Member of the … Continue Reading

Elective Positions for County Governments

The elective positions for the county government in Kenya involve representing the people at the county level. Article 1 of the Constitution of Kenya stipulates that all sovereign power belongs to the people of Kenya. … Continue Reading