Interpol lauds EFCC’s anti-graft efforts


By Soni Daniel

Secretary- General of INTERPOL, Jurgen Stock, has commended the zeal and concerted efforts of Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, in ridding Nigeria of all forms of economic crime.

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“Working with EFCC will help in building a strong network in the fight against corruption across the globe,” he said.

Stock who made the remarks during a visit to EFCC Headquarters, Jabi, Abuja, yesterday, was received by acting Chairman, Ibrahim Magu.

According to Stock, “the fight against corruption will help in the fight against terrorism as the main source of terrorism financing comes from corruption.”

Emphasizing the need for collaboration between international law enforcement agencies in the fight against corruption, he stressed that Interpol was establishing a link with the EFCC in achieving the mandate of the anti-graft agency.

On his part, Magu, who expressed delight at the visit, commended Stock for finding time out of his busy schedule as…

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