Abdulrasheed Bawa Biography, Age, Career, Wiki, Net worth

Abdulrasheed Bawa Biography, Age, Wiki, Net worth:- Abdulrasheed Bawa is a Nigerian detective and law enforcement officer who has been the Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) since February 24, 2021. He took over as acting Chairman of the Commission from Umar Mohammed Abba. He was the anti-corruption agency’s Deputy Chief Superintendent before his appointment.

On February 16, 2021, Bawa was nominated as the EFCC’s substantive Chairman, and on February 24, 2021, the National Assembly confirmed him as the Executive Chairman, formally taking over from Mr. Ibrahim Magu, the Commission’s former acting Chairman.

Abdulrasheed Bawa Wiki, Nationality, Career, Wife, Height, Biography, Age

Name Abdulrasheed Bawa
Age 43 year old
Occupation Police
Date of Birth 30 April 1980
Birth Place Jega, Kebbi State
Height 6.1 Feet
Weight 88 kg
Ethnicity African
Sibling Not Known
Wife Name Unknown
Children Update soon
Nationality Nigerian
Father Name Not known
Mother Name Unknown
Net Worth $ 1million
Category Wiki

Who is Abdulrasheed Bawa 

Abdulrasheed Bawa is a Nigerian police officer and investigator. Since February 24, 2021, he has served as the chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission. In 2004, he joined the EFCC as an Assistant Detective Superintendent. In October 2015, he was appointed to lead the commission’s probe against Diezani Alison-Madueke and her allies. On November 8, 2022, a federal high court in Abuja ordered him to be remanded for contempt for the EFCC’s failure to comply with a court order.

Abdulrasheed Bawa Early Life, Education

Abdularasheed Bawa was born in Jega, Kebbi State, and had his early schooling there. He attended Modern Primary School Birnin-Kebbi before graduating from Government Secondary School Owerri in 1997. In 2001, Bawa earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Economics (Second Class Upper) from Usmanu Danfodio University in Sokoto. In 2012, he received his Master’s degree in International Relations and Diplomacy from the same university, and he is now pursuing a Bachelor of Law at the University of London.

Abdulrasheed Bawa Age

If we talk further about Abdulrasheed’s age, then according to Wikipedia his age is 43 years. His birth place is Atlanta, Georgia, United States. And his date of birth is 30 April 1980.

Abdulrasheed Bawa


Abdulrasheed Bawa began his career with the EFCC in 2004 as an Assistant Detective Superintendent (ADS). He was chosen to lead the commission’s investigations into Diezani Alison-Madueke, a former Minister of Petroleum Resources, and her accomplices in October 2015. He has worked on cases including advance fee fraud, official corruption, bank fraud, money laundering, and other connected offenses. Bawa is the EFCC’s youngest chairman to date. He received training from the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI), the Financial Crimes Enforcement Network (FinCEN), and the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crimes (UNODC).

During his tenure as the EFCC’s zonal head for Port Harcourt and Lagos, he successfully investigated and testified in the prosecution of several cases, leading to convictions and the recovery of plundered monies. From 2015 until 2019, he oversaw Mrs. Diezani Allison-investigations, Madueke’s which resulted in the recovery of millions of money and assets. His appointment as the Chairman of Nigeria’s EFCC catapulted him to national prominence in 2021, and he was named one of Nigeria’s Under 50 Leaders in Public Service in the same year, alongside other government appointees such as Ahmad Salihijo Ahmad of the Rural Electrification Agency, Hadiza Bala Usman of the Nigerian Ports Authority, Elijah Onyeagba, Nigeria’s ambassador to the Republic of Burundi, Aishah.

Abdulrasheed Bawa Parents

Bawa is a Nigerian Policeman. His father’s name and mother’s name are not known. His sibling information is currently unknown.

Abdulrasheed Bawa Wife

Abdulrasheed is married, however, the name of his wife is unknown. He is blessed with kids, but their names are unknown.

Net Worth

The current chairman of the EFCC is Abdularasheed Bawa. His net worth is believed to be $1 million.

Social Media Profiles

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