President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the immediate suspension of Ibrahim Magu as Ag. Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC).

Umar Gwandu, the spokesperson to the Attorney-General of the Federation, Abubakar Malami, issued a statement to confirm this development on Friday.

President Buhari also approved that the EFCC Director of Operations, Mohammed Umar, should take charge and oversee the activities of the Commission until the ongoing investigation is concluded.

The statement read, “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 regard(s).”

 

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