‘Next Question Please’, EFCC boss Snubs question on Ganduje’s Bribery Allegation – READ MORE

 

The acting Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission , Ibrahim Magu, on Monday refused to answer questions on whether the Kano State Governor , Abdullahi Ganduje, was on a probe .

Magu had invited reporters for a press conference in commemoration of his third year in office .

 

The acting EFCC boss had reeled out the achievements of the anti- graft agency in the last three years including a large number of convictions and recoveries .

Gov Ganduje of Kano state

However , during the question and answer session , Magu was asked to confirm if the EFCC was investigating Ganduje who was allegedly caught on camera collecting kickbacks from contractors .

He simply said , “Next question please .”

Ibrahim Magu, EFCC Acting Chairman

The Kano State House of Assembly had begun investigations into the matter but was stopped by a court from going further .

The Chairman of the Presidential Advisory Committee Against Corruption , Prof . Itse Sagay ( SAN ) , had said the Kano Assembly was not competent to probe the governor , adding that only an anti -graft agency like the EFCC could do so .

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