Ibrahim Magu Suspended As Acting EFCC Chairman


Acting chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Ibrahim Magu has been suspended.

Gistlover.com understands Magu’s suspension is coming after a Presidential panel chaired by a former President of the Court of Appeal, Justice Ayo Salami, grilled the EFCC boss for several hours on Monday.

Magu had spent last night in a police cell at the Force Criminal Investigation Department Headquarters in Area 10, Garki, Abuja,

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According to reports, Magu was detained at the FCID after the panel grilled him.

The panel was constituted by President Muhammadu Buhari to probe various allegations levelled against Magu following a petition by the Minister of Justice and Attorney General of the Federation, Abubakar Malami, and the Department of State Service (DSS) over alleged re-looting of recovered loot.

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The EFCC boss also appeared before the panel on Tuesday at the resumed sitting after which he was suspended as the Acting Chairman of the anti-graft agency.

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