DG NAB appointment: Three names surface for the incumbent slot
ISLAMABAD – The name of the Director General Intelligence Bureau Aftab Sultan has emerged as as a strong candidate for the slot of the Chairman NAB from the government circles, media reports have suggested.
Meanwhile Jamaat Islami (JI) on Thursday has proposed two names for the upcoming National Accountability Bureau (NAB) chairman as Opposition Leader Khursheed Shah continues his consultations for the post.
Party’s secretary general Liaquat Baloch told that the two names forwarded by JI included former Lahore Corps Commander Lt. Gen. (r) Shahid Aziz and former Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) Secretary General Ishtiaq Ahmad Khan.
General (r) Shahid Aziz has remained NAB chairman in the past as well while Ishtiaq Ahmad Khan retired as ECP secretary general.
Baloch said that JI had proposed the named but wished to see joint named put up by entire Opposition, and the names forwarded by other parties will also be taken into consideration.