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Kwara seeks EFCC support to recover looted funds

The Kwara State Attorney General and Commissioner for Justice has asked the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission ( EFCC) to assist the State Government in the recovery of funds and assets allegedly looted by Corrupt individuals.

Barrister Ayinla Salman Jawondo made the appeal when he led the delegation from the State Ministry of Justice on a Courtesy visit to the Ilorin Zonal Office of the Commission.

“We know as a fact that the EFCC is a very delicate institution,  the Commission needs the support of all agencies to survive,  the Kwara State Ministry of Justice is on ground to give you maximum supports,  we have seen the number of convictions and recoveries made in this Office,  we are here to identify with you,” he said.

He further implored the EFCC to assist the state government in recovering it’s stolen funds and properties from those he alleged looted the state resources.

The Ilorin Zonal Head of the EFCC,  Kazeem Oseni who appreciated the delegation says his office is opened 24/7 to render any lawful assistance for the State Government.

Other management team who received the Attorney General included the Deputy Zonal Head,  Mrs Atinuke Akinroyeje, Head, Legal and Prosecution,  Mrs O. B Akinsola, Head of Public Affairs Department,  SDS Gbenga Adewoye among others.

 

 

Source: Voice of Nigeria