BY PRUDENCE WANZA – Afrograins East Africa Managing Director has been arraigned in court for obtaining Sh. 15m from James Waithaka Managing Director of Convex Commodity Merchants Limited.
The accused David Michael Okoth, allegedly obtained the money by pretending that he was in a position to supply the complainant 700 tones of white maize, a fact he knew to be false.
Appearing before Senior Principal Magistrate Kennedy Cheruiyot at the Milimani Law courts, he denied the charge.
He will be released on a bond of Sh. 2m and an alternative cash bail of Sh. 1m.
The case has been set for hearing on 21st May, 2019 and the mention on 2nd May, 2019.