Wiper leader Kalonzo Musyoka and his Nark-Kenya counterpart Martha Karua have finally joined the Senior Counsel club.
The two are among 24 senior lawyers conferred with the title by President Kenyatta on Monday.
Others are Rarieda MP Otiende Amollo, Fred Ngatia, former Director of Public Prosecutions (DPP) Philip Murgor, OM Parkash Nagpal, Fackson Wainaina Kagwe, Pravin Kumar Bowry, and Charles Waweru Gatonye.
Also is the list are Rautta Athiambo, Mohammed Nyaoga, Albert Mumma, Beautah Alukhava Siganga, Kiragu Kimani, Judy Thongori, Taib Ali Taib Bajabir, Zehrabanu Janmohamed, Wilfred Nderitu, John Ohaga, Kioko Kilukumi, Patricia Mande Nyaundi, Dorcas Agik Odhong Oduor, Abdikadir Hussein Mohamed and John Mugwimi Chigiti.
“The rank of Senior Counsel is conferred in accordance with the recommendations of the Committee on Senior Counsel, to Advocates of the High Court of Kenya who have distinguished themselves by rendering exemplary service in the legal and public service arenas.”
“His Excellency conveys his warmest felicitations to the twenty-four Advocates whose contributions to law and development have secured their place at the a, of their profession and at the highest levels of the national conscience. The date for the conferment ceremony will be scheduled and notified in due course,” State House Spokesperson Kanze Dena said in a statement.