THE newly confirmed chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Ola Olukoyede on Wednesday, visited President Bola Tinubu at the Aso Rock Villa in Abuja.
Trojan News Media reports that Olukoyede visited Tinubu in the company of the new EFCC Executive Secretary, Muhammad Hammajoda.
This was confirmed in a statement by the presidency, shared via its official account on the X platform.
“President @officialABAT receives in audience, the new EFCC Chairman, Ola Olukoyede and the new EFCC Executive Secretary Muhammad Hammajoda at the Aso Villa, Abuja,” the statement reads.
See some pictures from the meeting.
Recall the Senate earlier on Wednesday, confirmed Olukoyede as the substantive EFCC chairman and Hammajoda as the secretary of the anti-graft commission.
Don’t Use Me As Example In Your Anti-Corruption Fight – Akpabio Tells EFCC Chair
The Senate President, Godswill Akpabio on Wednesday told the chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Ola Olukoyede, not to use him as an example in the anti-corruption fight.
Olukoyede, who appeared before the Senate for screening on Wednesday, had cited Akpabio’s name as an example in his presentation on investigating a graft case.
The chairman of the anti-graft agency, however, stopped when he realised the mood of lawmakers in the Chamber.
Olukoyede said, “If we are investigating the Senate President for example,” prompting lawmakers to burst into laughter.
The laughter became louder when Akpabio told the EFCC nominee not to cite his name as an example in the investigation of a corruption case.
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