Man charged with defrauding Kitui Rural CDF Sh.970,000

A man was on Tuesday charged in a Kitui court with allegedly defrauding Kitui Rural Constituency Development Fund (CDF) Sh. 970,000.

Robinson Mwenda appeared before Kitui Principal Magistrate (PM), Johnston Munguti and denied illegally withdrawing the funds from the CDF’s account at Barclays Bank at Nakumatt, City Cabanas Branch on March 23, 2017.

The court heard that the accused committed the criminal offence alongside other suspects still at large.

He was released on a Sh. 500, 000 bond and a surety of a similar amount pending hearing and mention of the case on August 7 and February 19 respectively.

Source: Kenya News Agency