The government wants to acquire the central bank and its cause has become “politicized”

Sherif Soliman: the government wants to acquire the central bank and its cause has become “politicized”

Sunday, October 21 1 / Okrudolf 2012 14:56

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Accuse the Kurdistan Alliance MP Sherif Soliman, the federal government trying to acquire the central bank and lay hands on it.

Sulaiman said: I got great pressure and attempts in recent acquisitions on the authority of the Central Bank and the laying on of hands by the government, where he has been accused of financial corruption of the bank resulted in the overthrow of the Governor of the Bank.

He added: everyone is afraid of the course of this case, which has become “politicized” and was trying to Atghae professional formula, monitor, calling to be away from the Central Bank Mhalaot acquisitions being an independent body linked to the House of Representatives only.

This was announced Ali al-Moussawi, a media adviser to the prime minister, the cabinet decided to dismiss the central bank governor Sinan al-Shabibi after an investigation by a parliamentary committee on corruption charges in the bank.

Moussawi said: that the Council of Ministers tasked Abdul Basit Turki Chairman of the Board of Supreme Audit for the management of the Central Bank until further notice.

Critics say that the sacking Shabibi latest move by the government to strengthen its control over the Central Bank and other financial institutions.