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On 23rd December 2021, the Trustees (Perpetual Succession) (Amendment) Act (TPSA) came into force, introducing a new regime of registration of family trusts. Previously, family trusts could only be registered indirectly by incorporating companies limited by guarantee.
While the process of appointment of judges and magistrates is well known, there has previously been a lack of clarity when it comes to the process of appointment and the appointing authority of members of tribunals.
In June 2020, the Cabinet Secretary for industrialization appointed members of the BPRT to serve for a term of three (3) years.
On 31st December 2020, the Cabinet Secretary for Lands & Physical Planning published in the Kenya Gazette (Special Issue
Vol.CXX11-No.242), a list of parcels of land in Nairobi County, which are meant to be allocated new parcel numbers and as a
result – new title documents.
In Kenya, a child is anyone under the age of 18 years. The mother and father of a child have a joint parental responsibility to care and provide for the child’s physical, emotional and financial needs.
This is the legal process by which the State acquires private property for a public purpose or pursuant to public interest. The major guiding principle with regard to compulsory acquisition is that the process of compulsory acquisition may not be undertaken unless it is authorized by law and is in public interest.