Grace Wakhungu and Mp John waluke are serving time in jail over corruption charges.Waluke, is serving time at Kamiti Maximum Prison while Wakhungu, 79, is at the Lang’ata Women Prison as they await the hearing of an application by their legal teams to be released on bond pending appeal. The hearing is set for this Friday.

Wakhungu, mother to former Environment Cabinet Secretary Judi Wakhungu, was handed 69 years in jail or a Sh707,725,562 million fine.Her family has raisec 800 Million in cash while her co-accused Sirisia Mp John Waluke’s family only managed to raise Sh250 million out of the Sh727,725,562 million fine /67 years imposed by the anti-corruption court during the duo’s sentencing on June 25.

The two were handed the sentences for their role in a maize import scandal which saw the National Cereals and Produce Board (NCPB) lose Sh297 million  in 2009. 

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