The Benin Zonal Chapter of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission has appointed Muhtar Bello as the new Zonal head.
The announcement was revealed by the commission in a statement posted on its website on Thursday.
Upon his appointment by the Acting Chairman of the anti-corruption body, Ibrahim Magu, Bello was the Head of Cyber Crime, Lagos.
Bello while speaking with the staff call on them to redouble their effort towards the fight against corruption.
According to him, collaboration and discipline among staff were key to achieving more successes in the zone.
“As officers of the Commission, we must work together as one, show discipline and collaborate with each other”, he stated.
He took over from Yakubu Mailafia, the pioneer Head of the Benin zonal office who was recently appointed as the Zonal Head, Kaduna.