Abubakar Malami, the attorney general of the federation and minister of justice has denied reports that he sent a letter to the office of the head of service demanding the recall of Abdulrasheed Maina, the former chairman of presidential pension task team.
Malami claimed the last letter he “remembered” sending was dated January 19, 2017 and was meant to bring attention to all that was happening to Maina, Premium Times reports.
He said: “As at February 21, 2017, the letter giving clear directives of his reinstatement couldn’t have genuinely emanated from my office”.
Meanwhile, Legit.ng had reported that embattled former chairman of the Pension Reform Task Team (PRTT), Abdulrasheed Maina, accused Femi Falana of buyingan Abuja mansion from him.
Legit.ng reports that Maina, through his lawyer, Sani Katu, alleged that Falana was against Maina and calling for his arrest because he didn’t want to be exposed.
He said: “It was because the lawyer was a beneficiary of the recovered assets that he has resorted to attacking him, fearing that he would be exposed.
“During the assignment of the Maina Led Pension Reform Task Force Team, it recovered assets and funds worth N1.6trillion. Amongst the real Estates recovered from pension thieves is a Maitama mansion worth N1billion situated at No 42 Gana street, Maitama Abuja.
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