By Our REPORTER
Chairman of Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Abdulrasheed Bawa, slumped at a programme and was rushed out of the Aso Rock Presidential Villa, Abuja, on Thursday, according to sundry media reports.
Bawa, who is in his 40s was giving his goodwill message at the National Identity Day celebration when he suddenly stopped and was quickly rushed to the Aso Rock Clinic for medical attention.
He was talking about a man the commission arrested in Ibadan, Oyo State, with 116 SIM cards when he suddenly slumped.
Bawa had stopped talking and covered his face with his right palm, saying, “Please, excuse me, I can’t continue.”
He was assisted to his seat by the Minister of Communications and Digital Economy, Dr Isa Ali Pantami and other senior officials at the event, but the anti-graft czar slumped on his seat he was immediately rushed out of the seat of power.
The Master of Ceremony (MC) later announced that the Bawa’s condition was stable.
“I am happy to announce to you that the EFCC Chairman is now stable,” he said.
But the chairman and those who rushed him out are yet to return to the hall as at time of filing this report