NAB orders inquiry against Nawaz and Abbasi over misuse of power

ISLAMABAD: The National Accountability Bureau (NAB) on Wednesday endorsed an inquiry against previous PM Shahid Khaqan Abbasi and his forerunner Nawaz Sharif over miuse of powers to grant a LNG terminal contract disregarding the applicable laws, ARY News revealed.

The Bureau’s official board, directed by NAB director Justice (retd) Javed Iqbal, gave the thumbs up to the request against the previous premiers who have been blamed for misusing their powers to grant an agreement as to a LNG terminal without justify.

Mr Sharif in his ability as chief and Abbasi as oil serve purportedly granted the agreement to their most loved organization for a long time infringing upon the tenets and legitimacy, which made lost billions of rupees the national exchequer.

The NAB additionally affirmed examination against previous Chief Minister Sindh Syed Qaim Ali Shah, previous Secretary Culture and Tourism and others for giving contracts against the rules, making lost 127 million rupees the national exchequer.