The Judicial Service Commission has named Justice William Ouko as the successful candidate for the position of Supreme Court judge.
JSC Selection chair Olive Mugenda announced that Justice Ouko was unanimously endorsed for the post after deliberation upon conclusion of the interview exercise.
Justice Ouko replace Justice Jacton Ojwang who retired last year.
The announcement comes hours after the conclusion of the interviewing exercise.
Justice Ouko edged six other candidates to emerge favourite.
The six others who impressed for the interview include Justice Chitembwe Said Juma, Justice Marete Njagi, Justice Nduma Nderi, Justice Lumumba Patrick, Justice Joseph Kiplagat and Justice Alice Jepkoech,
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