Kenya: Aisha Jumwa, Okuto Freed on Bail After Denying Murder Charge

Mombasa — Malindi MP Aisha Jumwa and her bodyguard Geoffrey Okuto, a co-suspect in a murder case, were Friday released on Sh4 million and Sh1.5mn cash bail respectively after spending four nights in police custody in relation to an active murder case.

The two denied a murder charge on Thursday when the were arraigned in court and subsequently sought to be released on bail.

Jumwa and Okuto were forced to return to police cells on Thursday after the prosecution asked for more time to file an…

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