Accountability court to resume hearing Avenfield case against Sharifs today | Pakistan
ISLAMABAD: The additional director of the Federal Investigation Agency, Wajid Zia, who headed the joint investigation team in the Panama case (JIT), which analyzed the assets of the Sharif family last year, will be cross-examined for the ninth time today In the Avenfield property link.
Last year, this reference refers to the three filed against the former Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif and his family by the National Accountability Bureau (NAB) regarding the instructions of the Supreme Court.
The judge on accountability. Judge Mohammad Bashir, who since September last year has been conducting a case of corruption against the Sharif family, will soon resume the case.
Nawaz is expected to arrive in court along with his daughter Maryam and the son-in-law of MNA Capt (retd) Safdar in the near future.
Nawaz's lawyer, Khawaja Haris, cross-examines Zia after he recorded his application for six hearings earlier.
The trial of the Sharif family began on September 14, 2017.
The NAB filed three additional certificates against Nawaz
References to corruption filed against sharfi refer to Al-Azizia Steel and Hill Metal metallurgical enterprises, offshore companies, including Flagship Investment Ltd and Avenfield properties of London .
Nawaz and sons Hussein and Hasan are accused of all three references, while his daughter Maryam and son-in-law Safdar are accused only of indicating Avenfield.
Both brothers who have been abroad have been hiding since the trial began for a year and was declared by the court to be declared offenders.