Aisha Buhari, Gambari, Malami, Others Wars Over New Choice Of EFCC Chairman

EFCC Chairman

The Presidency of Nigeria situated in Aso Rock Presidential Villa seems to be in war over new choice of Economic and Financial Crime commission Chairman.

Akelicious Recall that EFCC Chairman, Ibrahim Magu was arrested by the Department of State Service and forewith was  Suspended Nigerias strongest man, the President Muhammadu Buhari.

Although Mohammed Umar replaced Ibrahim Magu as EFCC Acting Chiarman the search for the Authentic Chairman of the commission is in place and has left the Nigeria seat of power (the Presidential Villa) in shambles.

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Indications at the Presidency may have closed any hope of recalling the suspended acting chairman of the anti-graft agency, the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Ibrahim Magu, a Commissioner of Police (CP). 

In order to justify his suspension, Malami instituted a probe panel headed by retired Justice Ayo Salami. Magu is being accused of sharp practices while he held sway at EFCC. But Magu is accusing his accusers of exercising
vendetta, on him claiming innocence

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Discrete investigations authoritatively revealed that the Director of Operations Deputy Commissioner of Police (DCP) Mohammed Umar, who on July 10, 2020 was directed by the Presidency to act in the stead of Magu may eventually be redeployed out of the commission.

Subsequently, the Presidency is still scouting for a more credible officer to head the agency.

But various interest groups at Aso Rock are said to be at loggerheads on who to recommend to President Muhammadu Buhari for the plum job. The internal logjam may prolong the announcement of who to head the commission.

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The Attorney-General of the Federation and Minister for Justice, Abubakar Malami is said to have his choice of candidate.

However, the Chief of Staff to the president,

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