President Buhari has accredited the quick suspension of Ibrahim Magu as performing chairman of the Financial and Monetary Crimes Fee (EFCC).
This was disclosed in an announcement launched by Umar Gwandu, the media aide to the Minister of Justice and Legal professional Basic of the Federation, Abubakar Malami right now July 10.
In accordance with the assertion, the President has additionally directed Mohammed Umar to take cost and oversee the affairs of the fee pending the conclusion of the continuing investigation of Magu by a presidential panel.
The assertion partially reads
“President Muhammadu Buhari has accredited the quick suspension of Ibrahim Magu as Ag. Chairman EFCC to be able to enable for unhindered inquiry by the Presidential Investigation Panel underneath the Tribunals of Inquiry Act and different related legal guidelines.
President Muhammadu Buhari has additionally accredited that the EFCC Director of Operations, Mohammed Umar, ought to take cost and oversee the actions of the Fee pending the conclusion of the continuing investigation and additional directives in that regards.”
Magu who got here into workplace in 2015, is at the moment being investigated for alleged crimes bothering on corruption, diversion of recovered funds amongst others.