In a brief ruling, Trial Magistrate found Obure and his co-former government officials with a case to answer and have been placed on their defence after the court said that the prosecution has established a prima facie case against them.
The former Kisii Senator Chris Obure and two former Permanent Secretaries are charged over the multi-billion shillings Anglo Leasing scandal that rocked the country more than ten years ago.
Obure who previously served as Finance Minister in former President Daniel arap Moi's regime was charged alongside David Mwiraria as well as former Permanent Secretaries Dave Mwangi and Sammy Kyungu.
Others charged with Chris Obure is former Postmaster General Francis Chahonyo and former permanent secretaries Dave Mwangi and Sammy Kyungu.
Former Finance Secretary Samuel Bundotich was charged with abuse of office and conspiracy to defraud the Government.
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