The Acting Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Ibrahim Magu, at a parley on Wednesday with social media personalities, blamed corruption for secession calls in the country.
Magu, at the symposium which held in Abuja, said also that corruption should be blamed for civil actions and everything “evil” happening in the country.
He said corruption is the primary reason why young boys and girls flee their countries in search of greener pastures overseas.
“We are almost there. We are succeeding. We have reached a level nobody can stop us. Nobody can stop us.
“Every evil thing happening in Nigeria is caused by corruption.
“Agitation, whatever, the root is corruption.
“I am telling you the primary thing is political goodwill. If the leader is committed to fighting corruption, nothing can stop us.
“All these boys and girls crossing the Mediterranean to go to Europe is because of corruption.
“What we are saying is, let us do the right thing. We should insist the right thing should be done. We all have a duty to. We are all anointed by God to fight corruption.
“There are strikes here and there caused by corruption.
“If there is corruption in the EFCC, expose it. If I am corrupt, expose me. I can’t be corrupt and be fighting corruption,” said the EFCC boss.