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Pastor wants SDA church case dismissed - 6 days ago, 00:14

By: Geoffrey Mosoku

The head elder of the embattled Nairobi Central Seventh Day Adventist church has narrated how a demand for “tribal” representation sparked a bitter row.

The church squabbles pitting two pastors against elders were laid bare before the High Court even as Justice Pauline Nyamweya recused herself from the case because she is an Adventist.

Last Friday, Justice Nyamweya directed that the hearing commences on March 7 and be placed before Justice John Mativo.  

Enock Kinara and other elders say pastors Jean Pierre Maiywa and Peter Nyaga sowed seeds of division when they faulted the composition of a nominating committee for being dominated by one tribe.

“On Thursday, the 11th October 2018, Pr JP Maiywa convened the special organising committee and communicated that he had received complaints from church members (whose names he did not disclose to the committee) to the effect that the proposed names for the nominating ...
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