NAB summons Ishaq Dar, Javed Kiyani tomorrow

21 Aug, 2017 11:33 am

LAHORE (92 News) – The National Accountability Bureau (NAB) has summoned Finance Minister Ishaq Dar and Javed Kiyani, a close associate of the Sharif family tomorrow(Tuesday).

National Bank of Pakistan President Saeed Ahmed appeared before the National Accountability Bureau (NAB)’s Lahore office today and will record his statement.

The NAB will also investigate Saeed Ahmed regarding Sharif family’s Avenfield properties.

On the other hand, Ishaq Dar and Javed Kayani would be investigated for making more assets than their income.

Earlier, former prime minister Nawaz Sharif and his family members had failed to appear before the National Accountability Bureau (NAB), which wanted to interrogate them over Sharifs’ Avenfield properties.

The NAB had summoned disqualified prime minister Nawaz Sharif and his family including his two sons Hassan Nawaz and Hussain Nawaz, his daughter Maryam Nawaz and his son-in-law Captain (r) Safdar to appear before it in Lahore, which wanted to interrogate them over Avenfield properties.

On July 28, a five-member Supreme Court bench disqualified Sharif from continuing in his office for possessing a work permit at the firm of his son in the UAE.

The court also ordered the NAB to investigate money laundering and other corruption charges against Sharif, his children, son-in-law Safdar and federal finance minister Ishaq Dar, a relative of Sharif, in light of the report of the Joint Investigation Team.

Sharif, his sons, daughter Maryam, son-in-law Safdar and relatives Ishaq Dar and Tariq Shafi – face several cases, including over the Al-Azizia Steel Mills, the Hill Metal Establishment and Hudabiya Papers Mills.

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