Former Defence Minister Njenga Karume grandson Kenneth Wathugi Karume at Milimani criminal division where hes facing murder charges on Tuesday April 13,2016.
BY SAM ALFAN
A grandson to former Defence Minister Njenga Karume has been charged over the murder of his girlfriend.
Kenneth Wathugi Karume denied the charge before High Court Judge Jessi Lessit.
He allegedly pushed Victoria Wairimu Kulungia alias Mumbi from the fourth floor of Gracia Apartment in Kiambu Town on March 25 resulting to her death.
The Prosecutor opposed his application to be released on bail.
The case will be mentioned after two weeks when his lawyer is expected to make fresh application for bail.
Kennedy Waithigu Karume, a trained pilot, was arrested by police on Thursday night after his fiancée was reported dead after falling from the fourth floor of their house in Kiambu town.
Mumbi Kulungia was confirmed dead moments after falling from the balcony of their house which apartments are owned by the former minister.
Karume is the first born son of the late Joe Karume a first born son of the late Kiambu tycoon.