The Abuja Zonal Office of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) says it recovered not less than N750 million from public treasury looters in 2019.
Head of the zonal office, Mr Aminu Aliyu, disclosed this at a media briefing on the achievements of the commision in the past 11 months.
He gave breakdown of the total recovery as N725,246,287; 49,673 dollars; 2,330 Euros and 23,400 pounds.
He said that in a bid to ensure adequate coverage and easy accessibility of the commission’s services, new zonal offices were created of which Abuja zonal office was one of them.
He added that throughout the year, the Abuja zonal office has been relentless on the commission’s mandate and ensuring that corruption was fought to a standstill.
“As the year is gradually rolling to an…