Makinde Signs Transmission Bill For OSEFCC Says Commission Not Set Up To Witch Hunt Anyone


The Oyo state governor, Engineer Seyi Makinde on Wednesday, signed the transmission to the legislature the executive bill for the establishment of the Oyo State Economic and Financial Crime Commission (EFCC).

In his speech, governor Makinde explained that, Corruption doesn’t recognize a political party nor Individual. Saying, the Bill became necessary after a lot of rot was discovered in the system and to prevent further occurrence and to set Oyo state free from corruption and restore it to a pace setter state.

He, however, solicited for support from all and Sundry; promising that the government will never use the commission to hunt after anyone but rather use to set records straight.


The transmission bill signed at the Executive chamber, Agodi Secretariat, Ibadan was witnessed by dignitaries, including the deputy governor, Rauf Olaniyan; Chief of Staff to the governor, Bisi Ilaka; Head of Service, Mrs. Amidat Agboola; permanent secretary, Ministry of Justice, Alhaji Gbadegesin; Special adviser to the governor on legislative matters, Honorable Samuel Adejumo and Special adviser to the governor on Media, Mr. Jide Ajani, amongst others.

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