…You don’t have the right to suspend me-Gwarzo

By Emman Ovuakporie

ABUJA-THE Minister of Finance, Kemi Adeosun on Tuesday said the suspended Director of Securities and Exchange Commission, SEC, Munir Gwarzo remains suspended until further notice.

Minister of Finance Kemi Adeosun and Munir Gwazo taking affirmation before addressing House Committee on Capital during a public Hearing on the needs to intervene in the Conflict between Minister of Finance and the Suspended Director General of Security and Exchange Commission at National Assembly Abuja. Photo by Gbemiga Olamikan.

Adeosun made this declaration at the on-going public hearing’ On The Conflict Between Minister of Finance and the suspended Director General of SEC, organised by Reps Committee in Capital Markets and other Institutions.

She told the Committee chaired by Rep Tajudeen Yusuf, PDP, Kogi that”Munir remains suspended and I’m sending my recommendations to Mr President today (Tuesday).

Gwarzo through his Counsel, GUK Igwe, SAN, in his submission had also noted that the Minister does not have such a right to suspend the DG…. Details soon

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