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CJ Maraga out of hospital, wife still hospitalized – Nairobi News



Chief Justice David Maraga was on Saturday evening discharged from Nairobi Hospital where he was under observation after being involved in a road accident earlier in the day.

Maraga and his wife Yucabeth Nyaboke were airlifted from Nakuru to Nairobi following their accident at Ngata along the Nakuru-Eldoret highway.

“His wife spent the night at the hospital but is expected to be discharged soon,” judiciary communications said in a statement.

Maraga sustained a head injury while his wife suffered neck injuries.


The two were treated at War Memorial Hospital before being airlifted to Nairobi for for comprehensive medical attention at Nairobi Hospital following a presidential directive.

The Chief Justice and his wife heading towards Nakuru town when their vehicle collided with a saloon car which police said joined the highway from a feeder road without giving way.

The driver of the other car was also rushed to Valley Hospital Nakuru and admitted with head injury.