Wed Jan 03 13:57:49 EAT 2018
Two men have been charged with stealing seven 40 feet containers containing assorted tyres worth over 29 milliion shillings, the property of Sameer Africa Limited.
Maxwell Mwangi Mungai and Stephen Kiarie Kiingati pleaded not guilty to the charge .They allegedly committed the offense with others not before the court on December 22 last year at Makupa Transit Container Freight Station .
The two were released on a 5 million shillings bond with a surety of similar amount each and their case is set for mention January 16, 2018.
In the same court, a heavily pregnant woman and two men were charged with attempted robbery with violence.
Hyder Kassim Hyder, Jabir Sudi Abdullahi and Umi Abubakar Omar denied committing the offence .The accused allegedly attempted to rob Ephantus Maina his mobile phone and a laptop bag while armed with a machete and knife. The court heard that the suspect wounded Maina during the alleged crime.
They were each released on Sh 300,000 bond with a surety of similar amount .