Man Sentenced to Imprisonment For Selling Chips Cooked With Transformer Oil

A man who sold potato chips cooked in dirty  power transformer oil has been sentenced by a Kenyan court.

Elijah Mwangi Muthoga was arrested over a year ago in possession of 11 litres of the oil at a hotel he runs in Nyandarua County.

According to the court’s charges, Mwangi must now serve two-year imprisonment or pay a fine of Ksh 200,000

Zachary Mwangi Gitau, the man found guilty of procuring the oil for Muthoga by vandalising a power transformer was handed a fine of Ksh 10 million or 10 years jail term.

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