Man charged for allegedly conspiring to steal Sh 26 million from Equity Bank


A man has been charged with conspiracy to steal Sh 26 million from Equity Bank Limited.

Joshua Kirika Ndung’u is alleged to have comitted the offence on 1st November 2018 and 28th April 2019 at an unknown place within Kenya jointly with others not before court.

Ndung’u is further accused of stealing over Sh 100,000 found in his equity bank account, the property ofthe said bank.

In an alternative charge, the accused is charged with handling stolen property to wit the above amount knowing or having reason to believe it to be stolen property.
Ndung’u who claimed to he did not know his the money got into his account denied the charges before Chief Magistrate Francis Andayi .

He was granted a bond of Sh 300,000 or deposit a cash bail of Sh 200,000.
The case will be mentioned on 24th June 2019.