Silk Oak Insurance director charged with obtaining money by false pretenses


Silk Oak Insurance Agency director has been charged with obtaining money by false pretenses.

Boniface Biringi Rufus alias Boniface Ndirangu is accused of obtaining Sh 248,733 from Perreaud Georges Henri purporting it to be a domestic package premium payment for the policy issues by Jubilee Insurance company, a fact he knew to be false.

Rufus is alleged to have committed the offence between 21st July 2016 and 4th August 2018 at Westlands are within Nairobi County, with intent to defraud.

The accused is also facing two counts of making false documents and two counts of uttering false documents. He is alleged to have made and uttered a forged Jubilee Insurance debit note No. 1501/166879 Type Renewal for insurance policy in the name of Henri purporting it to be valid issued by Jubilee Insurance.

He denied the charges before Chief Magistrate Francis Andayi and was released on bail.