Buhari names Abdulrasheed Bawa EFCC Chairman, requests Senate confirmation 

President Muhammadu Buhari has asked the Senate to confirm Mr Abdulrasheed Bawa as substantive Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) In a letter to President of the Senate, Ahmad Ibrahim Lawan, the President said he was acting in accordance with Paragraph 2(3) of Part1, CAP E1 of EFCC Act 2004. Bawa, 40, is a trained EFCC investigator with vast experience in the investigation and prosecution of Advance Fee Fraud cases, official corruption, bank fraud, money laundering, and other economic crimes. He has undergone several specialized trainings in…

EFCC To Partner NYSC Against Fraudulent Mobilization

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission has pledged its support for the National Youth Service Corps in combating fraudulent mobilisation of unqualified graduates for national service.   EFCC also commended Corps Members for educating Nigerians on the dangers of corruption through the anti-corruption Community Development Service groups. EFCC Acting Chairman, Mr Ibrahim Magu stated this when he received NYSC Director-General, Brigadier General Shuaibu Ibrahim who paid him a courtesy call in his office at EFCC Headquarters, Abuja.   Magu, in his response to NYSC Director General’s request to checkmate the…