Two charged with murder of Bishop Muiru's mother

Security guard Ezekiel Saitambua and Monica Muthomi daughter in law to the late Grace Wangari Mwangi mother to Bishop Pius Muiru.PHOTO:BONIFACE GIKANDI

Two people have been charged with killing the mother of televangelist Bishop Pius Muiru last month.

Monica Muthoni, a daughter-in-law of the deceased, and a security guard, Ezekiel Saitambua, denied killing Cecilia Wangari Mwangi on March 20.

Ms Mwangi's body was found buried in a shallow grave near her cowshed. The case will be mentioned on July 7.