Jubilee Party sponsor in Sh2.2bn tax evasion case evades police at city hotel

Jubilee Party sponsor in Sh2.2bn tax evasion case evades police at city hotel

Economy

Jubilee Party sponsor in Sh2.2bn tax evasion case evades police at city hotel

Thursday December 09 2021 WESTON

Weston Hotel Nairobi on Langa’ata Road in Nairobi. FILE PHOTO | NMG

Mary Wambui Mungai, the woman in the centre of a Sh2.2 billion tax evasion case on Wednesday night escaped a police dragnet at Weston Hotel, where she has been residing.

According to a statement released by the Kenya Revenue Authority (KRA), Wambui, alongside her daughter Purity Njoki Mungai, who are both directors of Purma Holdings Limited, escaped from their hotel rooms a few minutes before the police and KRA officers arrived to arrest them.

“Upon searching the hotel premises, KRA officers and the police found personal belongings of the two including cash, bank cards and car keys; a clear indication that the two were residing at the hotel,” KRA said in the statement.

Following the two…

Continue reading