The Financial and Monetary Crimes Fee, EFCC, has warned Nigerians to cease sending congratulatory messages to Adulrasheed Bawa, its newly appointed Chairman.
The anti-graft fee mentioned it has noticed the growing variety of congratulatory messages printed within the print media by teams and people, including that it’s progressively turning right into a distraction.
The brand new EFCC boss was confirmed by the Senate final week following his nomination by President Muhammadu Buhari and the company famous that Bawa was assuming the management of the fee at a time of nice problem.
Based on EFCC’s Fb put up, the brand new Chairman needs to hit the bottom working and won’t prefer to be distracted however wants the help of all well-meaning people.
The anti-graft company mentioned that its new boss is interesting to his admirers who’re publishing congratulatory messages on the media to channel such sources to creating donations to Orphanages and Internally Displaced Individuals, IDPs, camps.
“Whereas the open exhibition of affection and solidarity could also be salutary in our cultural milieu, and certainly appreciated, it’s nonetheless inauspicious at this time limit and progressively turning right into a distraction.
“What he wants from well-wishers and certainly all Nigerians, is help and prayers, and extra importantly, credible data that can additional the work of the Fee.
“He, due to this fact, appeals to all his admirers and well-wishers who may need the intention of demonstrating their love and help for him by means of paid newspaper commercial to desist, and as an alternative channel such sources to extra worthy causes, resembling making donations to Orphanages and Internally Displaced Individuals, IDPs, camps,” the company mentioned.