By Chris Ojow
Through their Officer of the Court Harry Bob
Mosi, the applicants alleged that the Officers
from Director of Criminal Investigations
(DCI) unlawfully, illegally obtained, seized and
confiscated their properties.
Through a miscellaneous criminal application
file number 638 of the year 2020, in the matter
for verification of the order allegedly issued on
21st February the year 2020.
Applicants Harish Mawjee and his Son Bhavin
Devji are seeking the Chief Magistrate
orders to stop the police from unlawfully
detaining them, they are also seeking for
temporary order compelling the police to return
all the property unlawfully seized, pending the
inter parties hearing and determination.
The applicants further seeks an order for
temporary injunction restraining the police from
further harassment, seizing, confiscating their
Harish Mawjee and Bhavin Devji appeared
before Nairobi’s Chief Magistrate Martha
Mutuku at Milimani law Court, where the two
highlighted their predicaments in the hands of
police officers under Director of Criminal
Investigations, where the Court directed the
applicants to serve the Respondent and appear
before it in mid May for inter parties hearing
The court was also informed by the applicants
in their filed application before it, that Serving
Police Officer number 85552 Corporal Charles
Odhiambo allegedly forged the search warrant
order dated 21st of February 2020 contrary to
section 351 of the penal code.
Harish Mawjee and his Son Bhavin Devji seeks
the Chief Magistrate discretion to verify the
search warrant order at the centre of the storm.
They pray for Nairobi’s Chief Magistrate Martha
Mutuku to declare the said search order as null
and void, the genesis of matter arose after the
applicants allegedly detected that, the signature
of the issuance Court Magistrate was missing,
plus the rubber stamp in the search warrant
… More information will be revealed next week
Wednesday in the ongoing saga of Father and
Son beef with the Country Investigating
Department and the genesis, which is shrouded
with hidden secrets that engineered the raid….