*tasks officers to be hardworking, devoted
By; BAYO AKAMO, Ibadan
The Executive Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) , Mr Abdulrasheed Bawa, on Thursday tasked officers and staff of the commission to be hardworking and devoted to work
Mr Bawa gave the charge in Ibadan while addressing staff of the Ibadan zonal office of the commission at the EFCC office, Iyaganku area of Ibadan.
The EFCC Executive Chairman emphasized that this became necessary in view of the fact that Nigerians are looking up to them for success in the fight against corruption.
According to Mr Bawa, the future of the Commission is great, and that ” despite its young age, EFCC is rated highly among its peers in the business of law enforcement across the globe.
He disclosed that officers of the Commission will be exposed to new training opportunities to keep them abreast of changing trends in the fight against corruption.
“ As the saying goes, the eagle is now in the hands of the EFCC but the mission and the vision of the Commission remain the same. Therefore, I urge you to be committed to your job. Always do what is right and guard against wrongdoing.”
Mr Bawa stressed that his visit to the Ibadan zonal office was an homecoming of sorts, having previously served as head of the Zone in his illustrious career,
Lauding staff of the zone for their support and prayers since he emerged as Executive Chairman, he urged them to join him in moving the EFCC to the next level.
“The Ibadan zonal office is one of the offices I love. I hope you will maintain it and be on top of your game. If the story of my life is not an inspiration to you as officers, nothing will. I want you to join me to steer the ship to another level.”