• The Nation

    Firm gets Rs 64.6 million from NAB under plea bargain

    ISLAMABAD – National Accountability Bureau Chairman Justice (retd) Javed Iqbal has ordered complaint verification against the Civil Aviation Authority for allegedly depositing Rs5 billion in JS Bank in violation of rules. The NAB chief has also ordered the complaint verification against three members of parliament. In one of the cases, the anti-graft body head ordered […]

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  • The News

    CS told to explain inaction against beneficiaries of NAB’s VR scheme

    The Sindh High Court on Thursday took exception to inaction against government officers who benefited from the National Accountability Bureau’s voluntary return (VR) scheme, and directed the chief secretary to file an affidavit and a report by May 22 on action taken so far. Hearing bail petitions of district account officer Ghulam Mustafa and others […]

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  • The News

    Poor planning, corruption destroy export potential

    LAHORE: Resilience of Pakistanis has been proven time and again but there is a limit to which this resilience can be tested. The country has risen after every downslide, and those responsible for the downslide have remained unpunished. After every economic debacle we are told that our potential for growth is very high. People of […]

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  • The Nation

    NAB KP authorises inquiries against govt officials

    PESHAWAR – National Accountability Bureau (NAB) Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa (KP) has authorised several inquiries against the officials of government departments including Regional Tax Office Peshawar, PEDO, Mineral Department Karak, and Education Department Peshawar for corruption and misuse of authority. The Regional Board Meeting was chaired by NAB KP Director General Farmanullah Khan in Peshawar. The meeting was […]

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  • The News

    Countries promoting corruption can’t develop: NAB

    LAHORE: National Accountability Chairman Justice (retd) Javed Iqbal has said the countries which promote corruption under the guise of democracy can’t achieve progress. Addressing a cheques distribution ceremony here on Friday, he said the corrupt elements who became billionaires in few days after looting hard-earned money of common man should remember that everyone would have […]

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  • Dawn

    Banker accused of defrauding national exchequer of Rs3bn remanded into NAB custody

    A National Bank of Pakistan (NBP) official accused of involvement in embezzlement of up to Rs3 billion was on Thursday sent on 11-day physical remand after he confessed to the charges brought against him in an accountability court. Usman Saeed, who headed the Foreign Exchange Department of NBP at its main branch in Lahore, had […]

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  • The Nation

    ACE nabs four corrupt officials in raids

    GUJRANWALA – During crackdown on corrupt elements, Anti Corruption Establishment (ACE) nabbed four accused involved in bribery and fraud cases. ACE Regional Director Fareed Ahmed while talking to the media said that ACE team arrested a proclaimed offender, an official of Punjab Highway Department, for taking bribe of Rs90,000 from two citizens for recruitment in […]

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  • Business Recorder

    NAB-Sindh for improved governance to help settle farmers’ grievances

    KARACHI: Director General of National Accountability Bureau (NAB-Sindh), Mohammad Altaf Bawany here on Tuesday said improved governance can efficiently address corruption related issues in the agriculture sector of the country. Addressing a seminar “problems faced by farmers due to corruption,” organized by Sindh Chamber of Agriculture, he said NAB was fully cognizant of the problems […]

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  • Dawn

    NAB to probe ‘illegal’ appointments in WSSP

    PESHAWAR: The National Accountability Bureau has decided to initiate inquiry against the Water and Sanitation Services Peshawar officials and others over the alleged misuse of authority. The suspects face the charge of making appointments to the WSSP in violation of the law. The inquiry got approval during the NAB regional board’s meeting, which was held […]

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  • Daily Times

    Anti-corruption Dept arrests four for taking bribe

    GUJRANWALA: The anti-corruption department on Tuesday launched a crackdown against corruption and arrested four people allegedly involved in bribery and land frauds. The regional director Fareed Ahmed said that a team raided and arrested an official of the provincial highway department (PHD) while he was receiving a bribe of Rs90,000 from two citizens for recruiting them […]

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