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Buhari suspends Magu as EFCC boss

The President, Major General Muhammadu Buhari (retd.), has suspended the acting chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, Ibrahim Magu.

Buhari had earlier set up a presidential panel headed by Justice Ayo Salami to probe the various allegations leveled against the EFCC boss.

The panel grilled Magu for hours on Monday at the Presidential Villa, Abuja before he was taken into police custody.

The Presidency has yet to issue a formal statement on the issue.

The presidential panel has however resumed sitting at the Presidential Villa, Abuja.

Source: Punch Online

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