The Presidential Advisory Committee Against Corruption has advised President Muhammadu Buhari not to remove the Acting Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, Ibrahim Magu,
Mr. Magu was rejected by the senate on Wednesday.
The committee said that Mr. Magu could continue in acting capacity indefinitely..
The chairman of the committee Professor. Itse Sagay (SAN) said the resolution was unanimous and that members were of the view that removing Mr.Magu would negatively affect the war against corruption.
In related development, the House of Representatives plans to amend the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission act to provide for quick recovery procedures for stolen assets, and cooperation with EFCC's foreign counterparts.
The law seeks to regulate adequate funding of the commission to make it more independent and effective in the enforcement of laws especially with establishment of its court.