An trader appeared before Eldoret Chief Magistrate Charles Obulutsa answering charges of tax evasion to the tune of more than 326,186,776 shillings.
The Kenya Revenue Authority is accusing Eldoret trader Muktar Sheik of tax evasion and wrongful filing of returns to the tax collection agency.
Sheikh’s company the Bahash Construction Company is operating within Uasin Gishu, Mombasa, and Mandera counties.
KRA is accusing Sheikh of tax evasion for 2011 to 2017.
Muktar’s lawyer Elijah Ayieko represented him in court, denying the charges and asking for bond. Ayieko said that his client was cooperative.