Former EFCC Chairman, Ibrahim Lamorde Passes Away At 61

Date: 26-05-2024 3:28 pm (3 weeks ago) | Author: Mister Jay Wonder
- at 26-05-2024 03:28 PM (3 weeks ago)

The Nigerian anti-corruption community mourns the loss of one of its pivotal figures as Mr Ibrahim Lamorde, the former chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), has passed away at the age of 61.

According to reports, Mr Lamorde breathed his last on Sunday morning in Egypt, where he had traveled for medical treatment. His demise marks the end of an era for the EFCC, where he served as the third Executive Chairman, leaving an indelible mark on the fight against corruption in Nigeria.

Born on April 20, 1963, Mr Ibrahim Lamorde dedicated his career to combating financial crimes and upholding integrity in public service. His tenure at the EFCC was characterized by unwavering commitment and diligence in tackling corruption at its core.

Under his leadership, the EFCC recorded significant milestones in the prosecution of high-profile corruption cases and the recovery of embezzled funds. Mr Lamorde's steadfastness and determination earned him respect both within Nigeria and on the international stage.

Throughout his tenure, Mr Lamorde championed the EFCC's mission to eradicate corruption and promote transparency, earning accolades for his tireless efforts in advancing the anti-corruption agenda.

His sudden demise has sent shockwaves through Nigeria's anti-corruption community, with tributes pouring in from colleagues, associates, and well-wishers. Many have described him as a visionary leader and a beacon of integrity whose legacy will endure for generations to come.

As the nation mourns the loss of a distinguished public servant, Mr Ibrahim Lamorde's contributions to the fight against corruption will be remembered and celebrated, serving as a source of inspiration for future generations of anti-corruption crusaders.

Our thoughts and prayers are with his family, friends, and loved ones during this difficult time. May his soul rest in peace.

Posted: at 26-05-2024 03:28 PM (3 weeks ago) | Addicted Hero
- gogoman at 26-05-2024 03:43 PM (3 weeks ago)
inna lillahi wa inna ilayhi raji'un
Posted: at 26-05-2024 03:43 PM (3 weeks ago) | Grande Master
- fineboy77 at 26-05-2024 06:37 PM (3 weeks ago)

Posted: at 26-05-2024 06:37 PM (3 weeks ago) | Addicted Hero
- nikiniki at 27-05-2024 06:21 AM (3 weeks ago)
His demise is not sudden....he fought for life but money could not save him.
Posted: at 27-05-2024 06:21 AM (3 weeks ago) | Gistmaniac