Khawar Qureshi News

Taxpayers association blames MPs, MCAs for failing Kenyans in anti-graft war

Kimeu graft should be fought in “whichever way we can” in backing Noordin for hiring the UK lawyer Khawar Qureshi to lead his office in prosecuting high-profile graft cases.

The Star , Kenya Dec 9, 2018

Let DPP do his job, KOT bash Murkomen after criticising Qureshi's appointment

Elgeyo Marakwet Senator Kipchumba Murkomen has once again found himself under the wrath of social media users after he criticised DPP Noordin Haji's appointment of Queens Counsel Khawar Qureshi.

The Star , Kenya Dec 9, 2018

NHIF receptionist paid Sh160m for 8 houses

The DPP has also brought Queens Counsel Khawar Qureshi as special prosecutor for the Deputy Chief Justice Philomena Mwilu case.

The Star , Kenya Dec 8, 2018

Haji: We’ve recovered cash from suspects

The appointment of Queen’s Counsel Khawar Qureshi was in line with the Constitution and in the past the same had been carried out in the UK and Kenya, he said.

The Star , Kenya Dec 7, 2018

AG cleared Queen’s Counsel in Mwilu’s case

DPP Noordin Haji (Second Right) with QC Khawar Qureshi, Phillip Murgor and the Secretary of Public Prosecutions Dorcas Odour at Enashipai Resort in Naivasha.

The Standard , Kenya Dec 7, 2018

Issue Qureshi's certificate so Mwilu case can begin

On Thursday lawyers for Deputy Chief Justice Philomena Mwilu objected strongly to British QC Khawar Qureshi leading the team for the Director of Public Prosecutions.

The Star , Kenya Dec 7, 2018

War on graft key to boosting ties with Kenya, US says

Already Haji has Queen’s Counsel Khawar Qureshi as the lead counsel in the case, a move that has been challenged by lawyers representing Mwilu.

The Star , Kenya Dec 7, 2018

DPP: Nothing new in Qureshi appointment

Queen's Counsel Khawar Qureshi's appointment to Deputy Chief Justice Philomena Mwilu's case is not a new phenomenon, Director of Public Prosecutions Noordin Haji said on Friday.

Daily Nation , Kenya Dec 7, 2018

AG allows Khawar Qureshi to practice in Kenya, strictly for Mwilu case

Attorney General Paul Kihara has allowed Queen's Counsel Khawar Qureshi to practice as an advocate in Kenya but should only focus on Deputy Chief Justice Philomena Mwilu graft case.

The Star , Kenya Dec 7, 2018

Showdown at DCJ Mwilu trial

As lawyers representing Deputy Chief Justice Philomena Mwilu questioned the appointment of Queen’s Counsel Khawar Qureshi to represent Director of Public Prosecutions Noordin Haji in the case, prosecutors, for their part, want Senior Counsels James Orengo and Okong’o Omogeni, both senators, disqualified from representing Ms Mwilu.

Daily Nation , Kenya Dec 7, 2018