Yesterday the high court declined to grant Joseph Irungu alias Jowie bail for the second time saying witnesses under protection feel threatened if he’s released before they testify.

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Irungu and Maribe appeared in court casually dressed. Jowie was wearing a t-shirt, a pair of jeans and jacket.
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Joseph and Maribe at Milimani law courts

Justice James Wakiaga dismissed Joseph’s application for a bail review and ordered that everyone under protection should testify before he could consider bond terms.

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He further said that after taking the evidence of witnesses under protection, the court will also consider a pre-bail report from the probation office.

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The prosecution will be calling 32 witnesses among them experts in the trial of Jacque Maribe and co-accused Irungu.

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