Kajiado court on Monday released on a Sh5 million cash bail businessman Kirit Kanabar accused of fraudulently obtaining Sh15.9 million from local farmer Simon Ntasikoi.
While appearing before chief magistrate Susan Shitubi, Kanabar was charged that on February 11, 2015, jointly with others not before the court he fraudulently obtained Sh15.9 million from Ntasikoi.
The prosecution stated in court that the accused pretended to the complainant that he was selling him a house at Nairobi’s Lower Kabete.
The police charge sheet further stated that the accused, with others, caused Ntasikoi to send the said money from his Equity Bank Branch account in Namanga to the suspects.
Kanabar (above) denied the charges and was granted a cash bail of Sh5 million or a surety of Sh10 million and the case fixed for mention of September 10, while the full hearing will kick off on November 20.