Breaking News: Senate Rejects EFCC Boss, Ibrahim Magu’s Nomination Over Security Report

 

: Senate Rejects EFCC Boss, Ibrahim Magu’s Nomination Over Security Report

: Senate Rejects EFCC Boss, Ibrahim Magu’s Nomination Over Security Report

Senate Rejects EFCC Boss, Ibrahim Magu’s Nomination Over Security Report
The Senate on Thursday afternoon announced the rejection of the nomination of Ibrahim Magu as the substantive chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) over security report at its disposal.
Spokesman of the Senate, Senator Aliyu Sabi Abdullahi, told members of the Senate Press Corps that the Senate cannot proceed with the confirmation hearing of Magu and other nominees into the commission based on the security report sent to the Upper Chamber by the Department of State Service (DSS).
He added that the Senate consequently returning the nominations back to President Muhammadu Buhari.