Former Chief Justice Evans Gicheru who is largely remembered for entrenching judicial independence is set to be laid to rest before the turn of the New Year 2021.
Former Chief Justice Evans Gicheru’s burial held in set to go down at Karen, Nairobi. This has been preceded by a celebration of the life of the late Rtd Chief Justice at ACK St Francis Church, Karen.
Chief Justice David Maraga and his counterpart Attorney General Paul Kihara earlier on visited the family and passed their condolences.
CJ Maraga had further revealed that the government together with Gicheru’s family were in talks to reach an agreement to accord the deceased a decent burial.
The Former CJ who passed on aged 79 served as the country’s Chief Justice between February 2003 and February 2011.