28 year old Alex Mutungi Mutuku was recently charged with hacking the Kenya Revenue Authority system and causing a loss of Sh3,985,663,858. This was done between March 2015 and March 2017.
A multi-agency security operation had been conducted after banks reported they were losing cash through some suspicious electronic transactions.
A number of electronic devices such as computers, hard drivers and servers were seized by law enforcement then forward to cyber forensic lab for further analysis.
So how was Alex spending his ill-gotten wealth? Cars, and trips down in South Africa.
All that glitters is not gold