Buhari Suspended Magu to Allow an Unhindered Investigation-AGF Malami

The Attorney General of the Federation (AGF) and honourable Minister of Justice, Abubakar Malami had on Friday stated that President Muhammadu Buhari approved the immediate suspension of the embattled Acting Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Ibrahim Magu, to allow an unhindered investigation.

Malami, in a statement by his media aide, Umar Gwandu, said the President’s action was to create an enabling environment for the Presidential Investigation Panel, to carry out their responsibility in line with the Tribunals of Inquiry Act and other relevant laws.

He added: ” President Muhammadu Buhari has also approved that the EFCC Director of Operations, Mohammed Umar, should take charge and oversee the activities of the Commission pending the conclusion of the ongoing investigation and further directives in that regards.”

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