In Summary
  • The finalists included, Senior Counsel Lucy Kambuni, deputy chief public prosecutor Jacob Ondari and Mr Haji.
  • The team conducted the interviews on Thursday and Friday before forwarding the three nominees to State House.

President Uhuru Kenyatta has nominated National Intelligence Service Deputy Director Noordin Mohamed Haji as the next director of public prosecutions (DPP).

The selection panel submitted three names to the president last Friday.

The finalists included, Senior Counsel Lucy Kambuni, deputy chief public prosecutor Jacob Ondari and Mr Haji.

CANDIDATES

At least 10 candidates were interviewed by the panel chaired by University of Nairobi’s law don Elizabeth Muli.

The team conducted the interviews on Thursday and Friday before forwarding the three nominees to State House.

Other candidates interviewed included five from the DDP’s office, two from the Judiciary, Mr Noordin and Ms Kambuni.

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