Abdulrasheed Bawa, Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, (EFCC) has urged Nigerians abroad to join the President, Mohammadu Buhari in the anti-corruption campaign in order to improve the f image of the country, reduce waste and aid investment inflow.
He spoke at a virtual training organized for Nigerians in Diaspora, stating that Nigeria is believed to lose billions of dollars to crooks who feast on public funds.
The training was organised by Human and Environmental Development Agenda, (HEDA Resource Centre in collaboration with the EFCC, the United Kingdom-based Kent University Law School and Finance Uncovered with the support of MacArthur Foundation, Open Society Initiative for West Africa, (OSIWA) and Open Society Foundation.
Bawa,who was represented by Dr Enakeno Oju,urged Nigerians in the Diaspora to see themselves as anti-corruption envoys, that corruption fuels inequalities, aids poverty and provides incentives for extremism.
He expressed support for non-state actors helping to stop corruption in the country
“Nigerians in Diaspora must join hands with President Muhammadu Buhari’s administration to fight against Corruption for a better Nigeria,” he said.
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