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His three sureties are to execute a non cash bond of Shs 15m.
They include City businessman Sudhir Ruparelia, Ephraim Ntaganda and Sarah Nkonge a Senior Private Secretary to the President.
The businessman’s lawyer Oscar Kambona assured court that Kirumira would not abscond if granted bail.
Kirumira was charged alongside four other people who denied the charges and were also granted bail. They included Fredrick Kayiira, Fred Kilenga, Micheal Ojambo and Francis Twinobusingye.
Prosecution alleges that between 3rd and 8th August 2012 at Stanbic Bank Forest Mall, Lugogo branch, Kirumira conspired with two other people and stole Shs 190, 738,790 that belonged to Kirihura District.
Ojambo and Twinobusingye had forged an Electronic Fund Transfer of money on the same dates from Kiruhura district bank account held in Bank of Baroda, Mbarara branch to Kirumira’s company account in Stanbic Bank.