Abubakar Malami, Diezani Alison-Madueke and Ibrahim Magu
Suspended performing chairman of the Financial and Monetary Fee (EFCC), Ibrahim Magu, has informed a presidential panel that the Lawyer-Basic of the Federation (AGF), Abubakar Malami, is the individual irritating the extradition of Diezani Alison-Madueke to Nigeria for trial.
Recall that Magu had been beforehand accused of refusing to cooperate with crime-fighting authorities in the UK to facilitate the return of a former petroleum minister, Diezani, to face prosecution in Nigeria for alleged corruption.
However the former performing chairman of the EFCC informed a probe panel investigating allegations of corruption towards him that it was his accuser, Malami, who was truly irritating the extradition of Diezani to Nigeria, Premium Occasions stories.
Magu stated the EFCC had made a number of requests to the UK authorities via the AGF’s workplace demanding the extradition of the previous petroleum minister so she will be able to face prices in Nigeria.
He stated Malami’s workplace by no means communicated Diezani’s extradition request to the UK authorities.
In line with Magu, a number of requests via the AGF for the extradition of different excessive profile Nigerian fugitives overseas haven’t been responded to by Malami.
In the meantime, Wahab Shittu, authorized counsel of Ibrahim Magu, has expressed perception that his shopper will scale via the floodgate of allegations levelled towards him.
Shittu made this identified on Monday, July 20, including that Magu and Nigerians ought to count on optimistic surprises from the Justice Ayo Salami-led presidential panel probe.
Talking on the heels of a remark made by Garba Shehu, senior media aide to President Muhammadu Buhari, Shittu assured that Magu will come out clear from the investigation.