Reports reaching our news desk reveal that city socialite Nalongo Sheila Don Zella, born Sheila Nadege, has reportedly dragged Speke Apartments to the courts of law seeking payment for damages worth $125,000 (Shs 461M).
Basing on the file placed before the High Court Civil Division, on 6th December 2020 Don Zella hired two apartment rooms; 107 and 512, at the hotel.
While she was away on Christmas day with her family members, she alleges that a thieves broke into room 107 and stole properties worthy Shs 460m.
According to the reports, the thief was identified as Jeremiah Ojok, a Kenyan national who was a guest at the same premises.
Ojok is believed to have broken into the rooms and stole money, Jewelry, 2 tablets, a Nikon D850 camera, 8 passports, 2 laptops and hard drives, all valued at more than Shs 400m in total.
Failure to station a security guard on the apartment floor well knowing the residents keep valuables within the apartments and failure to require foreign residents like the identified thief to deposit passports or copies thereof with the defendant as it is alleged he was a Kenyan amount to negligence.Don Zella’s affidavit read