, NAIROBI, Kenya, Nov 5 – Statement by H.E. the President and the Right Honorable Prime Minister.
– We have had a constructive meeting with Mr. Louis Moreno- Ocampo, Prosecutor of the International Criminal Court (ICC). The discussions were candid and frank. Mr. Moreno-Ocampo has explained to us his mandate and how he intends to execute that mandate.
– The Government remains fully committed to discharge its primary responsibility in accordance with the Rome Statute to establish a local judicial mechanism to deal with the perpetrators of the post election violence.
– In addition, the Government remains committed to cooperate with ICC within the framework of the Rome Statute and the International Crimes Act.
DATE: November 5, 2009
H.E. HON. MWAI KIBAKI RT .HON. RAILA ODINGA
PRESIDENT, REPUBLIC OF KENYA PRIME MINISTER REPUBLIC OF KENYA