BY PAUL WAISWA
Ever since sent to Luzira prison, yesterday was her first time to appear in court. The Anti-corruption Court Chief Magistrate Pamela Lamunu remanded back tycoon SK Mbuga’s wife Angella Vivian Chebet Mbuga to Luzira Prison after failing to secure a bond.
The Anti-Corruption Court yesterday sat at its premises oin Kololo and found it vital for Chebetto stay at Luzira prison for a meanwhile after failing to present the required sureties hence raising concern from the Chief Magistrate that the later would skip the bail and escape out of the country as she did while still in Sweden.
In review, Chebet is wanted in Sweden over cases of defrauding 53m Krona (more than Shs22 billion) from her Swedish boyfriend Sten Heinsoo. She is charged with six counts mention fraud and obtaining money with false pretense, with rumors having it that she could face extradition back to scene of crime after years of living a flashy life in the public. She is meant to return to court on March27, 2019 for the mentioning of her cases.