Hello 

Create Profile

Creating your profile will enable you to submit photos and stories to get published on News24.


Please provide a username for your profile page:

This username must be unique, cannot be edited and will be used in the URL to your profile page across the entire 24.com network.

Facebook Sign-In

Hi News addict,

Join the News24 Community to be involved in breaking the news.

Log in with Facebook to comment and personalise news, weather and listings.

 
PLEASE NOTE:

MyNews24 is a user-generated section of News24 Kenya. The stories here come from users.

 
 
Latest Badges:

 
View all Manasseh's badges.
 

Police hunt for couple suspected of abduction

08 April 2013, 17:06 Wangui Joseph

Nyeri police are pursuing a couple that failed to turn up in court following a cash bail issuance.

Paul Gicheru Kahama and Virginia Muthoni Gicheru are faced with charges of abduction in order to kill, and conspiracy to commit offence.

Their case was mentioned before Chief Magistrate Wilbroadah Juma but neither the accused nor a legal representative appeared in court.

The prosecutor Catherine Wambua lamented that the two were released last week on a bond of KES 5 000 from Nyeri police station.

However, the magistrate said the amount of bond issued was too low compared to the charges.

She therefore ordered the area police boss Kirunya Limbitu to appear in court for summons over issuance of cash bails.

The prosecutor objected the directive and requested the court to summon the Officer Commanding Nyeri Police Station instead of the OCPD.
Nevertheless, the magistrate upheld her decision and ordered the OCPD to be summoned on April 12.

The couple is suspected to be behind several robbery incidences taking place in the area.

 
Disclaimer: All articles and letters published on MyNews24 have been independently written by members of News24's community. The views of users published on News24 are therefore their own and do not necessarily represent the views of News24. News24 editors also reserve the right to edit or delete any and all comments received.
NEXT ON NEWS24 KENYAX

Read News24’s Comments Policy

Comment on this story
0 comments
Comments have been closed for this article.

Read more from our Users

Submitted by
Manasseh
Stolen Kenyan livestock recovered...

Herds of livestock stolen from herders in Ambalo grazing area, Sololo sub-county in Marsabit County have been recovered in neighbouring Ethiopia.  Read more...

Submitted by
Gabriel Ngallah
Raila to grace Bursary disburseme...

CORD leader Raila Odinga is expected at the Coast at the weekend to grace a bursary disbursement function organized by Mombasa County government.  Read more...

Submitted by
Manasseh
Agha Khan signs healthcare deal w...

The Agha Khan University Hospital has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with Murang’a County Government on improving healthcare services in the County.  Read more...

Submitted by
Phillip Nyalenda
Neptune Teezeh working on a singl...

Neptune Teezeh is a fast-rising musician in Kenya. He dropped "Nikiwa nawe" single and followed it with the official music video and both were a hit.  Read more...

Submitted by
Gabriel Ngallah
Police are detaining a man for us...

Police at Mtwapa in Kilifi County are detaining a 35 year old man and six underage girls for indulging in group sex. Read more...

Submitted by
Nyambura Mwirikia
4 things you should never do afte...

4 things you should never do after a break-up Read more...