The chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Abdulrasheed Bawa, reportedly in critical condition and rushed out of the Presidential Villa, Abuja, on Thursday, after he slumped at a programme.
According to Daily Trust, Bawa was giving his goodwill message at the National Identity Day celebration when he suddenly stopped speaking.
Mr. Bawa who was delivering a goodwill message suddenly stopped, staggered back to his seat, and laid down.
Professor Isa Pantami and other dignitaries held him, after some time, he was guided out of Nigeria’s seat of power.
Bawa, aged 40, holds a B.Sc degree in Economics, and Masters in International Affairs and Diplomacy was Head of Operations of the Commission’s Lagos office before emerging as EFCC chairman.
He replaced Ibrahim Magu as chairman of the anti-graft agency.
Reports says he has been rushed to the Aso Villa hospital.
More details later…