Chinese national charged with Sh 5M fraud in a phone sale deal

Chinese national Zhu Wanbin at Milimani Law Courts where he was charged with defrauding a businessman Sh 5.5 million for supply of Gotel phones. PHOTO/Suek.

A Chinese national has been charged with obtaining Sh 5.5 million from a businessman in Nairobi for sale of mobile phones.

Zhu Wanbin is accused of obtaining the money from Abdiaziz Abdullahi Mohamed by falsely pretending that he was in a position to supply him with 25,000 pieces of mobile phones, make Gotel, a fact you knew to be false.

Wanbin is alleged to have committed the offense on 29th and 30th December 2023, at Equity bank Limited, Mama Ngina branch, in Nairobi with intent to defraud.

He denied the charges before Chief Magistrate Susan Shitubi and was granted a bond of Sh 10 million.