Kenya



ICC-01/09

Pre-trial

Situation in the Republic of Kenya


Authorisation to open an investigation , 31.03.2010



ICC-01/09-01/11

Trial

The Prosecutor v. William Samoei Ruto and Joshua Arap Sang


William Samoei Ruto

William Samoei Ruto Current Deputy President of the Republic of Kenya
Summonses to appear issued: 8 March 2011
Initial appearance hearing: 7 April 2011
Confirmation of charges hearing: 1 to 8 September 2011
Decision on the confirmation of charges: 23 January 2012
Opening of the trial: 10 September 2013

Charges

Mr Ruto is accused of being criminally responsible as an indirect co-perpetrator pursuant to article 25(3)(a) of the Rome Statute for the crimes against humanity of:

  • murder (article 7(l)(a));
  • deportation or forcible transfer of population (article 7(l)(d)); and
  • persecution (article 7(l)(h)).

Joshua Arap Sang

Joshua Arap Sang Head of operations at Kass FM in Nairobi, the Republic of Kenya
Summonses to appear issued: 8 March 2011
Initial appearance hearing: 7 April 2011
Confirmation of charges hearing: 1 to 8 September 2011
Decision on the confirmation of charges: 23 January 2012
Opening of the trial: 10 September 2013

Charges

Mr Sang is accused of having otherwise contributed (within the meaning of article 25(3)(d) of the Rome Statute) to the commission of the following crimes against humanity:

  • murder (article 7(l)(a));
  • deportation or forcible transfer of population (article 7(l)(d)); and
  • persecution (article 7(l)(h)).



ICC-01/09-02/11

Trial

The Prosecutor v. Uhuru Muigai Kenyatta


Uhuru Muigai Kenyatta

Uhuru Muigai Kenyatta President of the Republic of Kenya
Summonses to appear issued: 8 March 2011
Initial appearance hearing: 8 April 2011
Confirmation of charges hearing: 21 September to 5 October 2011
Decision on the confirmation of charges: 23 January 2012
Trial: scheduled for 7 October 2014

Charges

Mr Kenyatta is allegedly criminally responsible as an indirect co-perpetrator pursuant to article 25(3)(a) of the Rome Statute for the crimes against humanity of:

  • murder (article 7(l)(a));
  • deportation or forcible transfer (article 7(l)(d));
  • rape (article 7(l)(g));
  • persecution (articles 7(l)(h)); and
  • other inhumane acts (article 7(l)(k)).



ICC-01/09-01/13

Pre-trial

The Prosecutor v. Walter Osapiri Barasa


Walter Osapiri Barasa

Date of birth: 1972
Place of birth: Kenya
Warrant of arrest Issued under seal on 2 August 2013
Unsealed on 2 October 2013

Charges

The Prosecution alleges that Walter Osapiri Barasa is criminally responsible as direct perpetrator, under article 25(3)(a) or alternatively article 25(3)(f) of the Rome Statute for three counts of offences against the administration of justice consisting in in corruptly or attempting to corruptly influencing three ICC witnesses.