BY NT REPORTER.
Two senior officials with Wananchi Telecom have been charged with the theft of Sh80 million from a city hospital.
Paul Owuor Oming’o and Solomon Odeny denied two charges of stealing Sh80,141,462 the property of Mater Misericordiae Hospital within a span of 11 years.
Defence lawyer John Ogada applied they be released on bond.
Oming’o a former accountant at the hospital and Odeny denied the charge before Senior Principal Magistrate Martha Mutuku.
She directed the accused to deposit a cash bail of Sh500,000 or an alternative bond surety of Sh2 million.
Ms Mutuku directed the case be mentioned on April 19 for confirmation of the hearing date in June 2018.