In a High Court file Civil suit number 213 of 2019 dated 3rd October 2019, seen by Mahakamani News, blogger Cyprian Nyakundi has been joinly sued by plastic bottles manufacturer Blowplast Limited (2nd Plaintiff) and its owner Sanjay Brahmbhatt(1st Plaintiff)
Mr. Sanjay swears that articles carried on Blogger Cyprian Nyakundi’s blog between 2nd September 2019 to 23rd September 2019, have injured his reputation.
In the affidavit, sworn before Macharia-Mwangi & Njeru Advocates, Sanjay wants the matter heard before a court urgently.
‘Unless this application is heard and determined as a matter of urgency, Defendant shall continue to publish the sequel titled ‘Slavery in Kenya’ targeting the Applicants which publications contain injurious falsehoods aimed at turning the public and commercial market to shun, avoid, ridicule and/or deter any business relationships with the Applicants’, says a certificate of urgency sworn by Victor Kaula, an advocate of the High Court.
Bloplast and Sanjay states that blogger Cyprian Nyakundi enjoys a wide reach though his blog ans his linked social media accounts.
A month ago, Mahakamani News wrote about how Blowplast represented by its Managing Director Sanjay Brahmbhatt and Human Resources Manager Enock Orora, through the same firm sent a demand letter to the blogger ordering him to stop publications of articles that have caused them to ‘suffer irreparable harm and in standing of the society’.
Sanjay and Blowplast say that malicious publications linked to the blogger has caused a lowering of reputation of Mr. Sanjay and caused economic loss to the company on accounts of injured business reputation.
One of the articles mentioned severally in the Affidavit by Sanjay and Blowplast is shared below”
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