• The News

    Misuse of powers: NAB KP starts inquiry against Pervaiz, Mushtaq Ghani

    PESHAWAR: The National Accountability Bureau (NAB), Khyber Pakhtunkhwa has started inquiry against Defence Minister Pervaiz Khattak, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Assembly Speaker Mushtaq Ahmad Ghani and former Chief Secretary Amjad Ali Khan for allegedly misusing their powers. Well-placed sources said that the NAB KP had begun the inquiry against Pervaiz Khattak for misusing his powers as chief […]

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  • The Nation

    NAB chief directs for presenting Dr Samad before him

    ISLAMABAD – Just a day after Prime Minister Imran Khan’s tweet over the arrest of Dr Abdul Samad, Director of Archaeology Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Chairman National Accountability Bureau Justice (Retd) Javed Iqbal has taken notice and directed Director General KP NAB to present Dr Samad before him at the NAB headquarters along with details of allegations. […]

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  • Business Recorder

    Govt ready to amend NAB law to make it more effective: Nadeem Afzal

    ISLAMABAD: Special Assistant to Prime Minister on Parliamentary Coordination Nadeem Afzal Chan has said the present government was ready to amend the National Accountability Bureau law to make it more effective against the menace of corruption. He said it was a dire need to bring reforms in our judicial and prosecution systems to deal efficiently […]

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  • The News

    Archaeology director misappropriated precious antiques, sculptures: NAB sources

    ISLAMABAD: Although the National Accountability Bureau (NAB) Chairman Justice (retd) Javed Iqbal has taken a notice of the arrest of Director Archaeology and Museums Dr Abdus Samad, yet the NAB sources said he has been arrested on serious charges of role in missing of expensive archaeological relics and statues and corruption in some projects. The […]

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  • Pakistan Today

    NAB summons NEPRA over case of unprecedented profits earned by IPPs

    ISLAMABAD: The National Accountability Bureau (NAB) Lahore has summoned officials of the National Electric Power Regulatory Authority (NEPRA) to appear Monday, 18 February and submit verified reports/records regarding independent power producers (IPPs). According to sources, NAB, in a letter to Registrar NEPRA, dated 14 February 2019, has asked to depute a team (technical/financial) to appear […]

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  • Tribune

    Karachi’s 44 cooperative societies under NAB investigation

    KARACHI: The National Accountability Bureau (NAB) Director-General (DG) Farooq Nasir Awan has directed the combined investigation teams (CITs) to expedite cases relating to housing scams. A meeting of the NAB on Friday was informed that there are a total of 53 such cases involving cooperative housing schemes under investigation in which people have been deprived […]

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  • The News

    FIA arrests 9 unauthoritised agents

    The Federal Investigation Agency (FIA) during an action arrested nine un-authorised agents outside the office of the Protectorate of Immigrants in Gulbahar. Akhtar Hayat Gandapur, the director FIA, told reporters that nine people were arrested when a team of the agency conducted a raid on information that unauthorised agents were collecting money from people outside […]

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  • The News

    NAB chairman can thin out regional DGs’ sweeping powers

    ISLAMABAD: Like his predecessors, National Accountability Bureau (NAB) Chairman Justice (R) Javed Iqbal has wide powers including delegation of authority to any officer of the organisation that he can withdraw in his discretion without any legal impediment. In the wake of different controversial arrests, the issue of taking back powers by the NAB chief from […]

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  • Dawn

    FIA, PTA told to block social media campaign against VVIP’s team

    ISLAMABAD: The interior ministry has identified five organisations involved in running a social media campaign against the visit of a VVIP’s delegation to Pakistan. A communication has been sent by the ministry to all provincial chief secretaries, inspectors general of police, chairman of the Pakistan Tele-communication Authority (PTA) and director general of the Federal Investigation […]

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  • ARY News

    ‘Taking mega corruption cases to logical end foremost priority

    LAHORE: Chairman National Accountability Board (NAB) Justice (retd) Javed Iqbal has said taking mega corruption cases to its logical conclusion is the foremost priority of the bureau, ARY News reported on Thursday. Speaking at the executive board meeting of NAB, Justice Iqbal said the bureau is strictly following the principle of “accountability for all”. The […]

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