Joseph Irungu “Jowie” a man accused of murdering businesswoman Monica Kimani has been released on a cash bail of Ksh. 2 Million.
Justice James Wakiaga ordered the release of Jowie stating that there were no grounds of further holding him.
While releasing him, Wakiaga ordered Jowie not to say anything on the case on Social media.
He was also ordered to report to the Chief’s office in Nakuru County where his parents stay.
Jowie was arrested in September 2018 over the murder of businesswoman Monica Kimani.
His co- accused Jaque Maribe was released on bail and barred from appearing on TV.
Jowie had applied for bail claiming that he was suffering at the Kamiti Maximum prison.
“My second accused (Jacque Maribe) was granted bail and she never absconded court. I deserve the same,” he said.