He didn’t Seek to Overthrow the government – Bwala begs Tinubu to Release Bawa from Detention
Former lawmaker, Daniel Bwala, has appealed to President Bola Tinubu to intervene in the case of the suspended Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Abdulrasheed Bawa.
Bwala is of the view that Bawa’s offence did not involve an attempt to overthrow the government.
In a post on his verified social media platform on Sunday, the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, chieftain lamented about the pattern of arresting, detaining and humiliating the anti-graft boss.
He wrote, “I appeal to Mr President to intervene in the case involving Abdulrasheed Bwala, the EFCC Chair. Whatever he is being investigated, I believe non (sic) involves an attempt to overthrow the government. This pattern of arresting, detaining and humiliating Anti-graft boss whilst the suspects become ministers and lawmakers will eventually kill the very institution of the EFCC.”
Newsmeding reported that efcc the former boss was arrested on June 15th by the Department of State Services (DSS)
Bawa arrived at the headquarters of DSS at about 9:02 pm.