Battered woman Jackline Mwende’s husband will remain in custody until his attempted murder case is heard and concluded.
A Machakos court has denied Stephen Ngila release on bond saying his security was at stake and that he might interfere with witnesses.
Ngila’s lawyer Moses Kamolo however says he will appeal the decision.
Ngila, 34, was accused of attempting to kill Mwende on July 18 at Ilinge Village in Masii location by chopping off her hands using a panga and inflicting other injuries.
However, few days ago details emerged that the assaulted woman was at the centre of the conflict since she had been tormenting the husband
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