Deputy CJ Mwilu assembles heavyweight lawyers in court appearance
Deputy Chief Justice Philomena Mwilu was on Tuesday evening arraigned in court on abuse of office and tax evasion charges.
She was charged alongside Stanely Muluvi Kiima.
They were arranged before Chief Magistrate Lawrence Mugambi at the Milimani Law Courts.
Judge Mwilu was represented by a galaxy of top lawyers including John Khaminwa, James Orengo, Okongo Omogeni, Daniel Maanzo, Julie Soweto, Millie Odhiambo, Peter Kaluma, Anthony Oluoch and Mutula Kilonzo Jnr.
The magistrate released the two on a personal bond of Sh5 million each and ordered them to appear before the court on Wednesday at 9am.
VIDEO: How Deputy CJ Philomena Mwilu was arrested at the Supreme Court by DCI officers. pic.twitter.com/eoOToOSdKZ
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