In a statement shared on its official Twitter handle, the anti-graft agency alleged that the report is false and misleading. The agency claimed that Magu said;
“Tackling corruption is a clarion call, given that corruption is a huge burden to the nation. It is worse than Cancer, Ebola Virus, Coronavirus and all other deadly diseases put together.”
A piece of video evidence, however, proved that Magu said he “he strongly believes coronavirus is caused by corruption.”
Watch the video below;
— TheCable (@thecableng) February 18, 2020
Magu made this statement at the passing out parade of 281 cadets of the EFCC Detective Inspector Course-5, at the Nigerian Defence Academy, Kaduna.
See The EFCC’s Post Here: