Monday, December 5

Tag: Accountability Court

Court adjourns hearing of reference against former PM

KARACHI:An accountability court on Monday adjourned the hearing of a reference pertaining to illegal recruitment in Pakistan State Oil (PSO) against former prime minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi and other accused.   The former prime minister and other accused appeared before the court. The National Accountability Bureau (NAB) informed the court that the witness could not appear in the hearing as he has tested positive for coronavirus.   The court ordered the witness and accused to ensure their presence in the next hearing of the case and adjourned the hearing until January 14.   “We have no dispute with the establishment, we only want that the country should be run according to the constitution,” Shahid Khaqan said while talking to the media outside the court....

Court reserve judgment on reference against former IGP Jamali, others

KARACHI:An Accountability Court of Karachi on Saturday reserved its judgment on a reference pertaining to the alleged corruption in the funds of the Sindh police against former Inspector General of Police (IGP) Sindh, Ghulam Hyder Jamali and others.   The court was hearing a reference against former IGP Jamali, former assistant inspector general (finance) Syed Fida Hussain Shah, ex-AIG (logistics) Tanveer Ahmed Tahir, another former AIG (logistics) Kamran Rashid, ex-AIG Faisal Bashir Memon and around 10 other officials who had been named accused in the reference.   During the hearing, former IGP pleaded that reference may be handed over to anti-corruption after the amendments to the National Accountability Bureau (NAB) Ordinance.   The court reserved its ju...

Court: (Court indicts Zardari, Gilani in Toshakhana reference; seeks Nawaz’s property details)

ISLAMABAD:An Accountability Court in Islamabad has indicted former President Asif Ali Zardari and former Prime Minister Syed Yousuf Raza Gilani in Toshakhana reference. The Judge Syed Asghar Ali heard the case. The court has also sought property details of former Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif in seven days time. Hearing of the case has now been adjourned till September 24.