EFCC Chairman suspended

AbdulRasheed Bawa, the Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), has been suspended by President Bola Tinubu.

The decision to suspend Bawa is aimed at facilitating a thorough investigation into his alleged misconduct during his tenure.

In a statement issued by Willie Basse, the Director of Information at the SGF Office, it was revealed that Bawa is facing serious accusations of abusing his position. As a result, he has been instructed to immediately hand over his responsibilities to the Director of Operations at the Commission. The Director will oversee the Chairman’s duties until the investigation is concluded.