Buhari finally approves the suspension of Magu
After so much speculations on the fate of Ibrahim Magu, the suspended acting chairman. President Buhari has finally directed the EFCC Director of Operations, Mohammed Umar, to take charge and oversee the activities of the Commission his absence.
While at the same time approved the immediate suspension of Ibrahim Magu as Acting Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission to allow unhindered inquiry by the Presidential Investigation Panel under the Tribunals of Inquiry Act & other relevant laws.
This revelation was contained in a statement issued by Dr. Umar Jibrilu Gwandu, Special Assistant on Media and Public Relations, Office of the Attorney-General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, on Friday.
It said, “President 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 regard.”