Breaking: EFCC Boss, Abdilrasheed slumps in Presidential Villa
The Chairman of Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Abdulrasheed Bawa has been rushed out of the Presidential Villa, in Abuja, after he slumped at a programme today, Thursday.
The horrible incident occurred while the EFCC Boss was giving a goodwill message during the National Identity Day celebration when his speech suddenly came to a stop.
It was gathered that the chairman was narrating to his audience, the story of a man who was arrested by the commission in Ibadan, Oyo state, with 116 SIM cards when suddenly, his voice went dead.
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He was talking about a man the commission arrested in Ibadan, Oyo state, with 116 SIM cards when the incident happened.
Bawa had stopped talking and covered his face with his right palm, saying, “Please, excuse me, I can’t continue.”
He was assisted to his seat by the Minister of Communications and Digital Economy, Dr Isa Ali Pantami and other senior officials at the event, but the anti-graft czar slumped on his seat he was immediately rushed out of the seat of power.
The Master of Ceremony (MC) later announced that the Bawa’s condition was stable.
“I am happy to announce to you that the EFCC Chairman is now stable,” he said.
However, details of what resulted in the slumping and the outcome of the hasty departure was not ascertained, as both the chairman and those who rushed him out are yet to return to the hall as at time of filing this report.