commissioner for oaths


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commissioner for oaths

n
(Law) a solicitor authorized to authenticate oaths on sworn statements
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" I will deem it a breach of my privacy and that of my child and our dignity and I will challenge it in court," read the affidavit.The woman's affidavit, which was sworn before Ogari Advocates and Commissioner for Oaths in Kisii County, was presented in court last week.
Apart from Najib and Rosmah, the other six appellants were Najib's brothers Datuk Mohd Nazim, Datuk Ahmad Johari, lawyers Tan Sri Cecil Abraham and Sunil Abraham, lawyer Arulampalam Mariampillai and commissioner for oaths Zainal Abidin Muhayat.
Lawyer Apollo Mboya said, "As a Commissioner for Oaths, I am ready and willing to administer oath pursuant to the Oaths and Statutory Declaration Act, Chapter 15 of the Laws of Kenya, to any person, including to Raila Odinga."

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