KCB employee charged with stealing 72 million


A transaction monitoring officer at Kenya Commercial Bank (KCB) has been charged with conspiracy to steal Sh 72,619,951.83 from the bank.

Macdonald Bongwe Mochama is alleged to have committed the offense on diverse dates between 12th January and 2nd June 2017 at an unknown time and place within the Republic of Kenya jointly with others not before court.

The accused faced another charge of s stealing by servant the above amount which got into his possession by virtue of his employment.

Mochama is said to have stolen the money on the above mentioned dates at KCB bank, Kencom head office within Nairobi jointly with others.

He denied the charges before senior principal Magistrate Martha Mutuku.

The prosecution did not object his release on bail but requested that the matter be consolidated with another of the similar nature.