How Buhari sacked Ibrahim Magu as EFCC chairman

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President Buhari has finally removed EFCC’s Acting Chairman, Ibrahim Magu, from office today.

A source from the presidency leaked the info to this news house that Magu has been redeployed.

He was sent back to Nigerian Police Force (NPF) from where he came from.

The move is believed to pave way for a new person to take over the helm of affairs at the antigraft agency.

Vanguard Nigeria gathered that the Presidency will make the situation look like a routine exercise.

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He will do this by redeploying some senior Police officers to resume as conventional Police officers.

It was equally reliably gathered yesterday that the Attorney General of the Federation (AGF), Abubakar Malami, has already issued a letter to Magu.

He’s been directed that he hands over to the Director of Operations in the Commission.

Magu’s nomination was recently rejected by the Senate.

This was following allegation of graft leveled against him by the Department of State Security Service (DSS).

Thos news house believes Magu’s removal is part of the resolutions President Buhari reached with Saraki during a closed-door meeting yesterday.