Parental Responsibility for Children

Parental Responsibility for Children

LawyerWangu® You meet this tall, dark and handsome man through mutual friends. He proposes, you get married in a flashy wedding and a year later, the relationship goes sour. Two weeks after breaking up, you find out you are pregnant, with twins. Nine months later, a...
Inheritance-Where there is no Will (intestacy)

Inheritance-Where there is no Will (intestacy)

LawyerWangu® In an ideal situation, everyone would have a Will that has clear instructions about their estate. In reality however most people either die without a Will, with an invalid one or with part of their property not distributed in a Will. This is known as...
How to make a valid Will

How to make a valid Will

LawyerWangu® A will is a legal declaration of a Testator’s intentions for distribution of his/her estate after their demise. A Testator is the person making a will. Making a will is often viewed as a somber occasion or as inviting bad omen. More often than not it is...
NHIF must accept Affidavits as proof of marriage

NHIF must accept Affidavits as proof of marriage

LawyerWangu® A digest of Republic v National Hospital Insurance Fund Board of Management & Another Ex Parte Law Society of Kenya [2019] eKLRArticle 43(1) (a) of The Constitution of Kenya 2010 provides that every person has the right to the highest attainable...
How to Change your name in Kenya

How to Change your name in Kenya

LawyerWangu® We make choices everyday about major and mundane things. From where to work, where to live, what cup to drink tea from etc. The Bill of Rights in Chapter 4 of the Constitution of Kenya 2010 is designed to give us many freedoms with limitations of course....