EFCC boss, Magu gets FG query

A House divided against itself!
The EFCC boss, Ibrahim Magu has been given by the FG until Tuesday (tomorrow-20th February) to respond to a query on his alleged planned prosecution of Chairman of the Code of Conduct Tribunal (CCT), Umar Danjuma.
The query issued last Friday was made available to newsmen on Monday in Abuja.
The Solicitor General of the Federation, Mr Dayo Apata, who signed the document, said the Magu was expected to state what informed the re-filing of corruption charges against the tribunal chairman after been absolved of any corruption allegations by same body.
Magu was also instructed to address his response to the query with reference No DPP/ADV: 368/15 is titled “FRN VS Danladi Umar (CR/109/18) request for Briefing’’, to the Attorney-General of the Federation (AGF), Mr Malami Abubakar.
Apata said: “the attention of the AGF and minister of justice was drawn to news report that the EFCC has filed corruption charges against Justice Danladi Umar, before the FCT High Court.

“I am directed by the minister to seek clarification from you as to whether the charges were filed on your instruction or directive and if in the affirmative, what is the compelling basis for doing so.”
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