Warns of GOI’s intention to acquire independent bodies (CBI)
warned a member of the Parliamentary Integrity Committee Aziz Ugaili, Wednesday, of the existence of “intent” of the Government to acquire the independent bodies and make them subordinate to it, considering that the investigations on the central bank should be kept secret in order to preserve the reputation and value of the Iraqi dinar.
Aziz said Ugaili In an interview for “Alsumaria News”, that “there is a deliberate intention to acquire independent bodies by the government, in order to be those bodies are not independent,” noting that he expected “the charges against the Central Bank long been especially after the accusations made against the independent bodies other Kalnsahh and the Electoral Commission. ”
He Ugaili, a deputy from the mass citizen that “the Integrity Commission did not participate in the ongoing investigations against Central Bank President and Vice President,” stressing that “the Commission, which was formed in this regard was chaired by the Deputy Speaker of Parliament Qusay al-Suhail and office of the Chairman of the Finance Committee Haider Abadi, a member of the Committee Haitham al-Jubouri, and two of the same mass as well as a representative of the Office of Financial Supervision and the Integrity Commission. “
said Ugaili that “the Commission has found corrupt, but we do not know its nature,” adding that “the investigation continues, no proof of corruption the head of the central bank so far, which is condemnable. ” He Ugaili hope that “not be an issue as an issue كمفوضية Independent Elections, which has accused Commission President and proved the court his innocence,” stressing that “it should have been investigated a secret in this case to preserve the currency and reputation and the value of the Iraqi dinar, but the media hype is true. “
The Cabinet voted during its regular, on Tuesday (16 October 2012), the mandate of President BSA Abdul Basit Turki assume management position central bank governor and agency. were a number of ways Media transfer, in (14 October 2012), sources oversight that the Iraqi judiciary issued an arrest warrant for bank governor Sinan al-Shabibi and his deputy appearance of Mohammed Saleh on corruption charges, also pointed out that Shabibi fled abroad after the issuance of the note, with the bank denied the news, stressing that the governor is currently involved in an annual conference in Tokyo and will return to Baghdad. stressed committee member investigative on the work of the Central Bank of Haitham al-Jubouri, in (14 October 2012) the issuance of arrest warrants and travel ban against Central Bank Governor Sinan al-Shabibi and officials at the bank, and is regarded as the survival Conservative abroad will prove corruption charges.
referred to the Federal Court formed a committee headed by Judge Medhat al-Mahmoud and membership of a number of judges in January 2011, research and trading in the request from the Prime Minister’s Office on the second of December of last year, to clarify the official bodies that associated bodies, and the Court, on the January 20, 2011) decision to attachment independent bodies referred to in the Iraqi constitution headed by Minister directly, not the Council of Representatives.
Article (102) of the Iraqi Constitution, that the UN High Commissioner for Human Rights and the Electoral Commission for elections The Integrity Commission, is independent bodies under the control of the House of Representatives and organize their work law, while Article (103) that is both the CBI and BSA and Communications and Media Commission and Endowment, bodies financially and administratively independent, law regulates work of each of them and be the Central Bank accountable to the Iraqi Council of Representatives and the associated BSA and CMC House.