President Buhari has directed the EFCC Director of Operations, Mohammed Umar, to take cost and oversee the actions of the Fee within the absence of its suspended appearing chairman, Ibrahim Magu.
He has additionally authorized the fast suspension of Ibrahim Magu as Ag. Chairman of the Financial and Monetary Crimes Fee to permit unhindered inquiry by the Presidential Investigation Panel beneath the Tribunals of Inquiry Act & different related legal guidelines.
This was contained in an announcement issued by Dr. Umar Jibrilu Gwandu, Particular Assistant on Media and Public Relations, Workplace of the Lawyer-Normal of the Federation and Minister of Justice, on Friday.
It mentioned, “President Buhari has additionally authorized that the EFCC Director of Operations, Mohammed Umar, ought to take cost and oversee the actions of the Fee pending the conclusion of the continued investigation and additional directives in that regard.”