The executive chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Abdulrasheed Bawa, has joined Nigeria’s delegation, attending the 89th INTERPOL general assembly which commenced on Tuesday, November 23, 2021 in Istanbul, Turkey.

At the sideline of the event, the EFCC chairman attended a bilateral meeting between Nigeria and Turkey, where several law enforcement related issues were discussed.

EFCC spokesperson, Wilson Uwujaren, said the Turkish government was represented at the meeting by its Minister of Interior, Suleyman Soylu.

The Nigerian delegation is led by the Minister of Police Affairs, Alhaji Mohammed Maigari Dingyadi.

Others in the delegation are the inspector-general of police, Usman Alkali Baba, assistant inspector-general (AIG) INTERPOL, Garba Umar and the representative of Nigeria Immigration Service (NIS).

The event commenced on Tuesday with an opening ceremony after which the agenda of the meeting was adopted. Additionally, the membership of the Federated States of Micronesia was adopted.