The federal government has determined to offer an extension to Nationwide Accountability Bureau (NAB) Chairman Justice (retd) Javed Iqbal and a draft ordinance has been ready, Ayaz Akbar Yousafzai studies for Geo News.
Legislation Minister Dr Farogh Naseem, Adviser to the Prime Minister on Parliamentary Affairs Dr Babar Awan, and Adviser on Inside and Accountability Mirza Shahzad Akbar urged adjustments within the legislation.
In response to sources aware of the matter, a couple of modification has been proposed.
Geo studies that Prime Minister Imran Khan will chair a gathering at the moment (Tuesday), by which a remaining approval might be given to the proposal drafted in session with federal ministers.
The tenure of a NAB chairman can’t be prolonged underneath part 6(b) of the NAB Ordinance 1999.
Earlier, Pakistan Individuals’s Get together (PPP) Chairman Bilawal Bhutto-Zardari tweeted that the PPP will forcefully oppose the illegal extension within the tenure of Chairman NAB.