Counsel to the suspended performing Chairman of the Financial and Monetary Crimes Fee, EFCC, Ibrahim Magu, Tosin Ojaomo has insisted that his consumer was nonetheless in control of the Fee.
Ojaomo defined that there isn’t any official communication that Magu has been suspended.
Addressing journalists in Abuja, Ojaomo assured Nigerians that the reality relating to Magu’s present travail would quickly be revealed.
He stated: “The reality will quickly be out. I used to be there immediately, however I couldn’t see him. They stated I ought to come early within the morning so I shall be there to use for his bail.
“The information that somebody has been appointed to interchange him or that he’s underneath suspension is just not true. There is no such thing as a letter of suspension. You can be shocked how it will finish.”
Magu is presently being investigated for corruption and misconduct by a Presidency-backed panel.
The probe adopted an indictment by the Lawyer Normal of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Abubakar Malami.
Malami amongst different issues accused Magu of relooting recovered loot and insubordination.
The continued investigation had led to his suspension and EFCC instantly picked Mohammed Umar to interchange him pending the conclusion of the probe.