‘Facilitator’ charged for obtaining Ksh. 200,000 by false pretense

BY PRUDENCE WANZA – A man has been charged with obtaining money by falsely pretending that he would do facilitation for an exhibition in Newyork USA.

Bernard Njoroge is accused of obtaining Ksh.221,000 from Mary Akoth Oguna by falsely pretending that he was in a position to take her for an exhibition in Newyork USA.

He is alleged to have committed the offence on diverse dates between 29th September, 2018 and 6th November,2018

Njoroge is also accused of obtaining Ksh. 20,000 from Millicent Adhiambo by falsely pretending that he was in a position to take her for the said exhibition.

He denied the charges before Chief Magistrate Martha Mutuku at the Milimani law courts.

He was released on a bond of Ksh.200,000 or an alternative cash bail of Ksh. 100,000.