Justice William Ouko is set to mark a new achievement in his celebrated lifetime. He will be the new appointed Judge in the Supreme Court . This is in the wake of getting nominated to the position by the Judicial Service Commission.
As Supreme Court judge, Justice William Ouko will be earning Sh. 757,770 as basic salary. This earnings will be boosted by benefits and allowances that will raise his absolute monthly earnings to 1,082,528. This implies that allowances at his new position will be a total of Sh. 324,758.
Justice William Ouko worked at the Court of Appeal where he was the President of the Court of Appeal.
Aside from salaries, Judges in Kenya are constitutionally entitled for benefits that incorporate official transport, a medical cover, pension, life insurance and personal accident cover, among others.
Ouko will consolidate the Supreme Court with Justice Martha Koome who will become the new Chief Justice. Koome will be the third CJ after the promulgation of the constitution and will earn a salary of between Sh. 900,000 and Sh. 1,327,888. As an Arbiter of the supreme court.