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BREAKING NEWS: Tinubu suspends EFCC Chairman Abdulrasheed Bawa

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Bola Ahmed Tinubu has approved the immediate and indefinite suspension from office of Mr. AbdulRasheed Bawa as the Chairman, Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) to allow for proper investigation into his conduct while in office. This follows weighty allegations of abuse of office levelled against him. Mr Bawa has been directed to immediately hand over the affairs of his office to the Director, Operations in the Commission, who will oversee the affairs of the Office of the Chairman of the Commission pending the conclusion of the investigation. This is coming days after the governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria CBN Mr Godwin Emiefile was suspended from office and immediately arrested by the DSS over terrorism charges.

It is not clear what Mr Bawa who resumed in this position on Feb 21 2021 has been accused of but sources available to Reportera News say it bothers on issues of abuse of office and highhandedness

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