|CHAPTER 1 - CONSTITUTION OF KENYA (REPEALED) CODE | HOME|
|108. Appointment, etc., of members of Kenya Police Force.|
|Appointment, etc., of public officers.||Attorney-General.|
|Appointment, etc., of members of Kenya Police Force.||108. (1) The power to appoint a person to hold or act in the office of Commissioner of Police shall vest in the President.
(2) The power to appoint persons to hold or act in offices in the Kenya Police Force (except the office of Commissioner of Police), including the power to confirm appointments, the power to exercise disciplinary control over persons holding or acting in those offices and the power to remove those persons from office shall vest -
(a) in the case of offices of or above the rank of Assistant Inspector, or such rank other than the rank of Assistant Inspector as may be specified for the purposes of this section by or under an Act of Parliament, in the Public Service Commission;
(b) in the case of offices below the rank of Assistant Inspector, or such other rank as may be specified as aforesaid, in the Commissioner of Police:
Provided that -
(i) the Commission may, by directions in writing and subject to such conditions as it thinks fit, delegate any of its powers under this section to any one or more members of the Commission or to the Commissioner;
(ii) the Commissioner may, by directions given in such manner as he thinks fit and subject to such conditions as he thinks fit, delegate any of his powers under this section to any member of the Kenya Police Force.