Nigeria’s anti-graft agency has handed over a property forfeited by former Minister of Petroleum Resources, Diezani Allison-Madueke to the Lagos State government for use as an isolation centre for COVID-19 patients. I’m Disappointed In Your Choice Of Chief of Staff, You And Your Generation Don’t Mean Well For The Younger Ones — Showunmi Tells Buhari
Economic and Financial Crimes Commission in a statement said the property which consists of six flats of three bedrooms and a boys’ quarter was forfeited by Allison-Madueke following order of Lagos State Federal High in 2017. Kano Commissioner Who Was Sacked For Mocking Abba Kyari, Battle For Survival As Health Condition Deteriorates
Speaking during the handover ceremony, the Lagos Zonal Head of the EFCC, Mohammed Rabo, stated that the gesture was part of the commission’s social responsibility efforts towards the fight against the spread of coronavirus. Tears flows as Friends Connive, murder Alleged Yahoo Boy and Set His Corpse Ablaze (Video)
“In addition to our mandate to fight economic and financial crimes, the Commission is committed and ready to render essential services that may be required of it in the fight against COVID-19,” Rabo said.
“Therefore, Lagos State should not hesitate to call on the Commission anytime the need for such essential service arises,” he said.
In his remarks, Lagos State governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, thanked the EFCC for the gesture, noting that it was a welcome collaboration between the Federal and Lagos State Government.
“part of the challenges we have been facing is getting isolation centres for COVID-19 patients. We will go round the facility to see what we can do to improve on it,” Sanwo-Olu said. COVID-19: Slash Billions Budgeted For Your Feeding, Travel Allowances — Atiku Tells Buhari, Osinbajo
Lagos, which has the highest number of COVID-19 patients in the country, is struggling with bed spaces.