Abuja - Acting Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Ibrahim Magu, has replied a query issued to him on Monday by the Attorney-General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Abubakar Malami.
News 24 had reported that the AGF had issued a query to Magu based on the allegations levelled against him in the security report prepared and sent to the Senate by the Department of State Services.
The Senate had on the basis of the DSS’ report rejected President Muhammadu Buhari’s nomination of Magu as substantive EFCC chairman.
Malami, whose office has a measure of supervisory role on EFCC, queried Magu on Monday following an order by President Buhari on Sunday directing the AGF to investigate some top Federal Government officials accused of corruption.
Magu was given 48 hours to respond to the query.
Magu according to Punch was said to have replied the query.
But it could not be confirmed if the AGF had taken any action with respect to the allegations against the Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Babachir Lawal
- News 24