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Tinubu praises Governor Ganduje for fighting corruption

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National leader of the All Progressives Congress, APC, Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu, has lauded Kano state Governor, Abdullahi Ganduje for strengthening anti-corruption institutions.

Tinubu spoke on Sunday while inaugurating the Office of Kano State Public Complaints and Anti-Corruption Commission.

The APC chieftain, who lauded the governor for the restructured edifice, also praised him for his efforts in fighting corruption.

“This is a welcome development indeed, and we salute the governor for this encouraging effort,” Tinubu said.

He said that efforts like that of  the Kano state governor would relieve Nigeria of the burden of corruption.

“In ensuring Nigeria becomes a member of a committed international community that frees us from the burden of corruption, this and similar edifices could play an important role in that.

“To a lot of us looking forward to a prosperous, corruption-free Nigeria and Africa today is dedicated to that objective,” he added.

In his remarks, Ganduje stated that at the time his administration took over, the institution had achieved little.

He noted that he appointed a vibrant human rights activist, Muhuyi Rmin-Gado, to chair the agency.

“When he was appointed as the chairman, we made it very clear that there would be no interference in the activities of the agency and up till now, we have not interfered in any of its activities,” the governor added.

He also explained that his administration would continue to support the anti-graft body for effective and efficient operations.

 
 
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