President Muhammadu Buhari has reportedly suspended no fewer than 11 senior officials of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC.
According to reports by P.M.News, the suspension of the officials was to allow for unfettered investigation of the commission. Among those suspended on Tuesday night includes; EFCC executive Secretary Olanipekun Olukoyede
‘They were suspended for various alleged criminal and corrupt infractions”. a source revealed.
The source added that “All the top officials in the agency have been suspended, their offices locked, to prevent any tampering with files at the commission.”
Mohammed Umar Abba, who was asked to replace Magu survived suspension because he was found not to be a part of the suspected underhand dealings in the agency.