BREAKING: Buhari appoints 40-year-old Bawa as new EFCC chairman

President Muhammadu Buhari has asked the Senate to confirm Abdulrasheed Bawa as substantive Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC. The Special Adviser to the President on Media and Publicity, Femi Adesina, made this known in a statement made available to Queen Amina Blog on Tuesday. In the 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. Mr Bawa, 40, is a trained EFCC investigator with vast experience in…

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FG To Recruit 30,960 Graduates As Community Security Officers

Federal Government will recruit 30,960 graduates as community security officers for Community Safety and Human Security Programme (CSHSP) in Nigeria. Each of the 774 local governments in the country will have 40 of the officers. Inaugurating a 17-man committee on CSHSP in Abuja yesterday, the Minister of Special Duties and Inter-Government Affairs, Senator George Akume, said this was to strategize on ways to reduce crimes and violence in the country. “This is to expand the narratives and intelligence towards community safety, first at the local level which in most instances…

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