ISLAMABAD: Hearing of Al-Azizia reference is underway against Nawaz Sharif and family today in Accountability Court.
The hearing of the Al-Azizia reference is underway in Accountability Court-I against Nawaz Sharif, today. Accountability Judge Mohammad Bashir is hearing the case related to Al-Azizia Steel Mills and Hill Metal Establishment.
The cross examination of star witness in the case, Wajid Zia, is being continued by Nawaz’s counsel Khawaja Haris. Wajid Zia is an additional director at Federal Investigation Agency (FIA).
In the last hearing, on Friday, Wajid Zia admitted no evidence links Nawaz Sharif to Hill Metal Establishment. Zia said that neither is there a witness or any documentation evidence that proves former premier is involved in anyway to Hill Metal Establishment.
During the hearing on Thursday, Wajid Zia said that during investigation no document surfaced claiming Nawaz Sharif owner of Al-Azizia Steel Mills.
Al-Azizia Reference is one of the three corruption cases against Nawaz Sharif and Family. Other references include Avenfield Reference and Flagship Investment Ltd Case. Nawaz Sharif, Maryam Nawaz and Captain (retd) Safdar have recorded their statements in Avenfield Case.