Following the indefinite suspension of the Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), AbdulRasheed Bawa by President Bola Tinubu, the commission’s Director of Operations, Abdulkarim Chukkol, is now at Acting Chairman, as directed by the President.
TheTrailblazerNews had earlier reported that President Bola Ahmed Tinubu on Wednesday suspended Bawa “to allow for proper investigation into his conduct while in office.”
The commission’s Director of Operations, Abdulkarim Chukkol, has reportedly represented the suspended Chairman in the past at a number of functions.
It will be interesting to know some facts about Abdulkarim Chukkol:
— He is an Investigator/ Detective at the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission
— He graduated from the University of Maiduguri in the year 2000.
— He attended the FBI National Academy, Quantico.
— He has a Postgraduate Diploma in Criminal Justice Education, from University of Virginia.
— He also has a Diploma in Cybersecurity and Spectrum Monitoring, from the United States Telecommunications Training Institute.
— He earns a certificate in Criminal Justice Education, from the Canadian Police College
— His focused drive to his investigations yielded him partnerships with leading agencies like the Serious Organized Crimes Agencies of the United Kingdom, Queensland Police of Australia, the Federal Bureau of Investigations of the US and the Office of Inspector General of the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA).