ACTRESS ELIZABETH MICHAEL POPULARLY KNOWN AS LULU.
The High Court will on Monday start hearing the bail application filed by actress Elizabeth Michael, popularly known as Lulu.
Lawyers representing the actress, Mr. Peter Kibatara and Mr. Fulgence Massawe, filed the application requesting the court to grant bail to their client pending determination of her case.
In the main case, lulu is charged with manslaughter after she was initially charged with murdering local movie star Steven Kanumba on April 7, 2012. According to the lawyers, the applicant has been in remand prison for almost seven months while her offence is bail able.
They stated that the applicant, who is currently remanded at segerea Prison, deserves to be released on bail.
It is our understanding that if admitted to bail, the applicant is willing and able to fulfill all bail conditions which this court may deem just to impose,” the lawyers stated.
Mr. kibatara said he had ample opportunity to be acquainted with the applicant as well as her family, and knew that she was person of good character.
Lulu, the lawyers further explained. Was a public figure and resident of Dar es Salam who could be easily monitored.