Woman charged with obtaining money for false stationary business


A businesswoman has been charged with obtaining money by false pretences.

Jackline Mwikali Munyanzi is accused of obtaining Sh 200,000 from Patrick Muli Wambua with intent to defraud.

She obtained the money pretending to be in a position to enjoin him in a business of supplying stationeries to Africa Medical and Research foundation (AMREF), a fact she knew to be false.

Munyanzi is alleged to have committed the offence on diverse dates between 21st and 22nd November 2018 at cooperative Bank around Haile Selassie avenue.

She denied the charges before Senior Principal Magistrate Martha Mutuku and was released on a cash bail of Sh 80,000.