Ordinance issued to extend term of NAB chairman

• President empowered to grant extension • New law strengthens opposition’s role in chairman’s appointment • Reduces jurisdiction of accountability watchdog ISLAMABAD: Amid criticism by opposition parties, President Dr Arif Alvi on Wednesday signed an ordinance that sharply reduces the jurisdiction of the National Accountability Bureau (NAB) and enables the president to reappoint the incumbent NAB chairman or extend his tenure. Contrary to the rhetoric … Continue reading Ordinance issued to extend term of NAB chairman