Editor: BK 19/5/2016 18:17 Number ofViews: 844
, Confirmed the Ministry of Communications, said Thursday that the phone companies mobile city with nearly four billion dinars, while showed that the ministry appealed to the prime minister to intervene to force it to pay the amount, otherwise you will have a claim CMC so, while called the inspector general of the ministry to modify the law offices to activate the anti-corruption work.
Technical agent for the Ministry of Communications, Amir al-Bayati said in an interview with the (long-Presse), on the sidelines of a ceremony held by the ministry, today, at its headquarters in Abu Nawas Street, central Baghdad, on the occasion of the 12th anniversary of the establishment of the Office of the Inspector General in which, "The office was founded on this day of 2004, and the form of the first trench to face corruption ", calling for the need" interest in the development of the Inspector General offices in government departments in line with the challenges they face. "
And on money owed by mobile phone companies, said al-Bayati, "The ministry has to ask those companies to pay their debts to the state," noting that "the CMC is concerned procuring debt owed by those companies being contracted with it."
He said the agent, "The mobile phone companies are required to the Ministry of Communications by nearly four billion dinars," he returned that "it is a little exaggerated, but just fractions for some of these companies."
Revealed Bayati, for "the ministry approached the Presidency of the Council of Ministers to ensure the payment of the mobile phone companies their indebtedness," noting that "the ministry will resort to the CMC in the event of non-payment of its debt as the implementing agency and supervising contracts with these companies."
For his part, the Inspector General of the Ministry of Communications, the Shuli, in an interview to the (long-Presse), "The Office highlighted during the celebration on the obstacles facing the work of the ministry as well as the gaps in the Inspectors General Act and paragraphs that should be modified or added to activate the work to fight corruption ".
He explained Shuli, "The Office continues its cooperation with other regulatory agencies as a body integrity or BSA and other anti-corruption and accountability of the corrupt and recover funds that have not Tsthsalha the ministry during the past period," stressing the need to "support the government offices of inspectors general, and the cooperation of citizens with them, to enable them to Balnho optimal functioning. "
The offices of inspectors general in Iraq, established as independent supervisory Indoor, under the authority of the command of the Coalition Provisional defunct No. (57) for the year 2004, in order to support the Minister Professional angels eligible are objective dedicated to improving the performance of the ministry and the elimination of acts of fraud, waste and abuse of power, has established in each ministry from the ministries of the Iraqi state, in addition to the secretariat of Baghdad and the intelligence service and the body of radio (IMN), and some independent bodies, with a view, the implementation of an effective program to subdue the performance of the ministries for review, audit and investigation, raising the levels of accountability, integrity, and prevent acts of waste and fraud and abuse of power and to prevent them and learn about them and their unlawful acts. "
But that office has been unable to reduce the rampant corruption in Iraq, which is still tops the lists of "most corrupt" countries, according to the relevant international bodies, which led to the emergence of calls calling for the abolition of these offices, some of which leak from the prime minister, Haidar al-Abbadi , in this regard (the 16th of January 2016), the reforms intended to implement the framework.
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