ISLAMABAD: The tenure of the Chairman National Accountability Bureau (NAB) Justice (retd) Javed Iqbal will come to an finish on Thursday (tomorrow) after the expiry of the lately promulgated ordinance that allowed him to carry the workplace till a brand new chief is being appointed.
Based on particulars, Justice (retd) Javed Iqbal remained NAB chairman for 4 years and three months in opposition to his official tenure of 4 years following the passage of the Nationwide Accountability (Modification) Ordinance that allowed him to occupy the slot till his successor takes cost.
Nevertheless, the ordinance will expire tomorrow, leading to his elimination from the workplace.
However, a brand new Nationwide Accountability (second modification) Ordinance 2021 invoice has been handed by the Parliament within the final week, nevertheless, it won’t come into pressure except President Arif Alvi approves it.
Even when the brand new legislation is enacted, the NAB chairman’s vacant slot might be occupied by the deputy chairman of NAB except a successor is appointed by the federal authorities.