Former EFCC boss Ribadu visits Buhari in Aso Rock (photo)

Former EFCC boss Ribadu visits Buhari in Aso Rock (photo)

A former chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Nuhu Ribadu, on Sunday, September 16, visited President Muhammadu Buhari at the Presidential Villa.

This was made known through the official Twitter page of the presidential villa, @AsoRock.

While it is still not clear why the former EFCC's boss made the visit to the president, Ribadu in response to the tweet said: "It was a pleasure to meet with President @MBuhari earlier this evening. I am grateful for the audience, Mr President."

Former EFCC boss Ribadu visits Buhari in Villa (photos)

Nuhu Ribadu was received by President Buhari at the Villa. Photo credit: Twitter, @AsoRock
Source: Twitter

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Meanwhile, Nuhu Ribadu, told a news conference in Abuja that only primaries conducted through the direct option will be accepted in Adamawa state.

Stakeholders, governorship aspirants and statutory delegates of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Adamawa state, led by former Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF), Babachir Lawal, said any attempt to foist the indirect primary option on the party may cost it the 2019 governorship election. previously reported that Ribadu had given a list of the many Nigerians who frustrated his efforts to fight corruption during his tenure as the EFCC's chairman.

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Ribadu says some lawyers in the country have worked against the fight against corruption. According to Ribadu, foremost lawyer, Ben Nwabueze, former attorney general and minister of justice, Michael Aondoakaa, and his successor at the EFCC, Farida Waziri undermined the country’s efforts to fight against the cancer of corruption.

He also gave the name of his predecessor Farida Waziri as one of those who undermined the country’s efforts to fight against the corruption.

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