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July 13, 2016

AGF Malami honours Senate invitation

AGF Malami

AGF Abubakar Malami

‎After threatening the Minister of Justice and Attorney General of the Federation, AGF, Abubakar Malami with the withdrawal of his confirmation, the Minister has finally honoured the Senate Summons.

AGF Abubakar Malami

AGF Abubakar Malami in the meeting 

He arrived the venue of the meeting with the Senate Committee on Judiciary, Human Rights and Legal even before members of the Committee.

He is facing committee right now.

Below are some of the tweets from #SenateProbesAGF

The Attorney General of the Federation AGF, Mr Abubakar Malami said that the forgery ‘issue before them is a criminal case against certain members of the Senate.’

And that the police conducted its investigation on July 2015, and he was appointed in November 2015.

AGF states that the first case on the Forgery was a Federal High Court case initiated by Distinguished Senators.

AGF states that the Senate Forgery case has a suit filed before Federal High Court before his appointment as AGF.

AGF states that the issue before them is an act that pre-dates his appointment in office.

AGF states that the issue before them is a criminal case against certain members of the Senate.

AGF Malami states that as an occupant of his office he works for the sustenance of Nigeria’s democracy.

AGF Malami states that he received a letter from the Senate titled “Eminent Threat to Nigerian Democracy.”

Sen. Umaru states that the purpose of the meeting is to hear the side of the AGF on the ‘Alleged Forgery’ issue.

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