Abdulrasheed Bawa is a Nigerian Law enforcement agent. He was appointed the new chairman of the Economic and Financials Crimes Commission(EFCC) by President Buhari. Abdulrasheed Bawa was born in 1980.
Abdulrasheed Bawa Profile
|Real Name||Abdulrasheed Bawa|
|Date of Birth||1980|
|Age||40 years (2021)|
|State of Origin||–|
|Occupation||Law Enforcement Agent|
|Known for||Chairman of EFCC|
Abdulrasheed Bawa holds a degree in Economic and a Masters Degree in International Affairs and Diplomacy.
Abdulrasheed Bawa is a trained investigator with the Economic and Financials Crimes Commission (EFCC).
He has investigated and prosecuted series of financial crimes including Advance Fee Fraud cases, official corruption, bank fraud, money laundering, and other economic crimes.
He was one of the pioneer EFCC cadet officers in 2005.
In June 2018, Abdulrasheed Bawa was appointed the Zonal Head of the Ibadan office of the EFCC.
Abdulrasheed Bawa was the Zonal Head of the Port Harcourt office of the EFCC
Before his appointment as chairman of EFCC, Bawa was the head of Lagos zonal office.
He will replace Mohammed Umar who have been acting as the chairman of the EFCC since Ibrahim Magu was suspended.
Bawa appointed EFCC chairman
In February 2021, President Buhari wrote the senate president Ahmed Lawan and the Nigerian Senate seeking the confirmation of Abdulrasheed Bawa as the new chairman of EFCC.
Abdulrasheed Bawa is married with children. He is a Muslim.