NAB granted time for preparations in Avenfield reference

ISLAMABAD: The Islamabad High Court (IHC) on Thursday granted four weeks to the NAB for preparations on the pleas of Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) vice president Maryam Nawaz and others against their sentences in Avenfield reference. The hearing was conducted

NAB launches probe against former VC MUET

KARACHI: Former VC Mehran University of Engineering Science and Technology (MUET) Prof. Dr. Aslam Uqaili has been summoned by NAB on February 11 to submit a reply along with documents through a letter  NABK20190830186601/W-III/CO-C/T-8/NAB(K)2021/K-713 by NAB Deputy Director Investigation Wing

NAB arrests former Korangi commissioner, recover gold bricks

KARACHI: National Accountability Bureau (NAB) arrested a former municipal commissioner of Korangi and recovered a huge cache of foreign currency and gold bricks. NAB Rawalpindi conducted a raid in the city and arrested former Municipal Commissioner Masroor Memon along with

NAB committed to eradicate corruption from country: Javed Iqbal

ISLAMABAD: Chairman NAB Justice retired Javed Iqbal on Sunday said that NAB considers eradication of corruption as its national duty. He also said that he has no affiliation with any political party, individual or group but a state of Pakistan.

Chairman NAB takes notice of raid over McDonald’s headquarters in Karachi

ISLAMABAD: Chairman National Accountability Bureau (NAB) Justice retired Javed Iqbal has taken stern notice of the raid conducted by NAB Karachi officer Rana Abdullah on McDonald’s Headquarters in the metropolis. The graft-buster body has directed the DG NAB Karachi to

NAB summons Zardari’s political secretary over money laundering

ISLAMABAD: National Accountability Bureau (NAB) has summoned the political secretary of former president Asif Ali Zardari over money laundering charges. Former MNA Rukhsana Bangash has been asked to appear before NAB’s Rawalpindi chapter at 12PM on October 19 along with

Government decides to bring amendments in NAB Ordinance 2021

ISLAMABAD: The federal government has decided to bring amendments to the newly promulgated NAB Ordinance, 2021. Sources having knowledge of the matter told that the proposed amendments would empower the national graft buster to investigate cases of cheating public at

Which amendments are made in NAB Ordinance 2021?

President Arif Alvi promulgated NAB Amendment Ordinance 2021 to extend the tenure of NAB chairman and other accountability laws.  The ordinance is amended for the clarity and transparency of the NAB laws to make the accountability process more accurate and

New NAB chairman

The four-year tenure of National Accountability Bureau (NAB) Chairman Justice (retd) Javed Iqbal is ending next month. Yet, the federal government is still undecided on who would replace him and head the anti-corruption watchdog. The appointment of the NAB chairman

NAB approves 16 corruption inquiries, two investigations

ISLAMABAD: National Accountability Bureau (NAB) has authorised conducting 16 inquiries and investigation including against former Sindh minister Nisar Ahmed Khoro and frontman of former federal minister Babar Ghori on charges of corruption and causing losses to national exchequer. The Executive

NAB probes illegal recruitment in Federal Urdu University

ISLAMABAD National Accountability Bureau (NAB) has started an investigation into illegal recruitment and regularisation in Federal Urdu University of Arts, Science and Technology (FUUAST), Islamabad. According to reports, Assistant Director (Coordination) NAB Farooq Hussain has written a letter to the

PM praises performance of NAB, Punjab Anti-Corruption Department

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Imran Khan has expressed satisfaction over the performance of National Accountability Bureau (NAB) and Punjab Anti-Corruption Department in the recovery of plundered wealth. In a series of tweets, the prime minister said both institutions were performing much

NAB files another reference against Zardari in fake bank accounts case

ISLAMABAD: The National Accountability Bureau (NAB) has filed a reference against former president Asif Ali Zardari into a multi-billion rupees fake accounts case. The Pakistan People’s Party (PPP) co-chairman along with a former employee of the President House, Mushtaq Ahmed,

Rangers to be deployed during Maryam Nawaz’s appearance before NAB

LAHORE: The National Accountability Bureau (NAB) has decided to implement fool-proof security measures and will deploy Rangers due to the expected appearance of PML-N Vice President Maryam Nawaz. The anti-graft watchdog has summoned Maryam Nawaz for questioning in an illegal

Ramzan sugar mills case: NAB summons Maryam Nawaz on March 26

LAHORE: The National Accountability Bureau (NAB) has summoned Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) Vice-president Maryam Nawaz in the Chaudhry Sugar Mills case on March 26. The anti-corruption watchdog has reportedly obtained new evidence in the case and will investigate the PML-N

LHC to hear NAB’s plea seeking Maryam Nawaz’s bail cancellation today

LAHORE: The Lahore High Court (LHC) will hear a plea by the National Accountability Bureau’s (NAB) seeking cancellation of post-arrest bail granted to PML-N Vice President Maryam Nawaz. A two-member bench of the Lahore High Court comprising Justice Sardar Muhammad

Illegal land transfer case: NAB summons Maryam Nawaz

LAHORE: The National Accountability Bureau (NAB) has summoned PML-N Vice President Maryam Nawaz in a case related to the illegal transfer of 180 acres of land in Raiwind. According to sources, the NAB has directed Maryam Nawaz to appear before

NAB makes ‘biggest ever’ Rs21bn plea bargain deal

RAWALPINDI: National Accountability Bureau (NAB) has approved the ‘biggest ever’ plea bargain of Rs21 billion from an accused in the famous bank accounts case. Under the deal, approved by accountability court of Islamabad, the anti-graft watchdog has retrieved billions of

NAB moves LHC against Rana Sanaullah’s bail in assets case

LAHORE: The National Accountability Bureau (NAB) has moved the Lahore High Court (LHC) to hear the case against the bail granted to Pakistan Muslim League Nawaz (PML-N) leader Rana Sanaullah’s in assets beyond income case. The anti-corruption watchdog stated that

JUI-F chief’s brother Zia-ur-Rehman appears before NAB

PESHAWAR: The younger brother of Jamiat Ulema-e-Islam (JUI-F) chief Maulana Fazlur Rehman has appeared before the National Accountability Bureau (NAB). Zia-ur-Rehman was summoned by NAB for the second time. He is facing allegations of assets beyond income, illegal appointments and

Chairman NAB summoned in National Assembly, Standing Committee

ISLAMABAD: The National Assembly Standing Committee on Foreign Affairs has summoned the Chairman NAB for a briefing on the issues of Broadsheet. A meeting of the Standing Committee on Foreign Affairs of the National Assembly will be held on 18th

Broadsheet revelations exposed massive corruption of ruling elites: PM

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Imran Khan said the after the Panama Papers, the revelations by UK-based firm Broadsheet had exposed the massive scale of corruption and money laundering by ruling elites. “Panama Papers exposed our ruling elites corruption & money laundering

Nation benefits when state institutions are allowed to function independently: PM

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Imran Khan has shared that Anti Corruption in Punjab recovered Rs.206 billion in 27 months in comparison to only Rs.3 billion in the past 10 yrs under corrupt rulers. Taking to Twitter, the prime minister stated that

SHC orders Sindh govt to suspend 500 officials facing corruption cases

KARACHI: Sindh High Court (SHC) has ordered the provincial government to remove all officials facing corruption and criminal cases from their posts and return their ill-gotten wealth. The SHC’s division bench, headed by Justice Nadeem Akhtar, heard the plea filed

NAB’s questionnaire to Maulana Fazlur Rehman sent back undelivered

PESHAWAR: A questionnaire sent by the National Accountability Bureau (NAB) Peshawar to Jamiat Ulema-i-Islam-Fazl (JUI-F) chief Maulana Fazlur Rehman was sent back undelivered. NAB Peshawar had sent a questionnaire by post but the delivery staff of the concerned post office

NAB sends questionnaire to JUI-F chief over corruption allegations

ISLAMABAD: National Accountability Bureau (NAB) has sent a 26-point questionnaire to Jamiat Ulema-e-Islam-Fazl (JUI-F) chief Maulana Fazlur Rehman to proceed with investigation into corruption cases. The JUI-F chief has been directed to submit the response till December 24 along with

NAB seeks arrest warrants for Maulana Fazlur Rehman’s close aides

ISLAMABAD: The National Accountability Bureau (NAB) has sought arrest warrants for two close aides of Jamiat Ulema-e-Islam-Fazl (JUI-F) chief Maulana Fazlur Rehman. NAB Khyber Pakhtunkwa has written a letter to chairman NAB Justice retired Javed Iqbal to issue arrest warrants

SC issues notice to NAB on bail application of Hamza Shehbaz

ISLAMABAD: The Supreme Court has issued notice to the National Accountability Bureau (NAB) on the bail application of Hamza Shehbaz.  The court also expressed disappointment over the non-arrest of co-accused including Salman Shehbaz. Justice Yahya Afridi remarked that it would

Holding NAB accountable

The National Accountability Bureau (NAB) is once again in the crossfire, this time by Deputy Senate Chairman Saleem Mandviwalla who said it is now time to hold the anti-graft watchdog accountable. The Supreme Court is also displeased over lengthy ninety

Finance Ministry denies Hafeez Shaikh received NAB notice

ISLAMABAD: The Ministry of Finance clarified that Adviser to the Prime Minister on Finance and Revenue Dr Abdul Hafeez Shaikh has not received any notice so far from the National Accountability Bureau (NAB). “In response to media reports claiming that