BY IRENE ONYANGO.
An agent of a transport firm has been charged with stealing more than Sh4 million from his employer.
Anthony Murigi Njenga appeared before Milimani senior resident magistrate Caroline Muthoni accused of stealing money which came into his possession by virtue of his employment.
The court heard that Murigi committed the offence on diverse dates between June 7, 2021 and June 22, 2021 at Upper Hill, in Nairobi County.
He was the agent of Premium Movers Ltd and the charge sheet stated that he received the money into his account for hiring out lorries to transport ballast to China Civil Engineering construction corporation Kenya Ltd, in mombasa.
The court ordered him to deposit a bond of Sh2 million or an alternative cash bail of a similar amount, to secure his release.
The case will be mentioned on June 2, for directions on pretrial.