By Hammed Hammed From Osun State

Ibrahim Lamorde, the above administrator of the anti-graft agency, EFCC, is dead. He was 61.

Mr Lamorde died in Egypt area he had travelled for medical treatment, a abutting accessory told PRESS HUB Sunday morning.

Born on 20 December 1962, Mr Lamorde abutting the Nigerian Badge in 1986 and retired as a Deputy Inspector General of Badge in 2021.


While a badge officer, he served as EFCC administrator amid 2011 and 2015.
According to his contour on the EFCC website, Mr Lamorde was the third Executive Administrator of the Commission.

He was appointed in an acting accommodation as Administrator of the Commission on 3 November 2011 afterward the abatement of Farida Waziri by President Goodluck Jonathan. He was accepted as the third absolute Administrator of the Commission by the Senate on 15 February 2012.


Mr Lamorde, who was built-in on 20 December 1962 in Mubi, Adamawa State, abounding Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria, admission with a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Sociology in 1984. He abutting the Nigerian Badge Force in 1986.


When the EFCC was created in 2003, Mr Lamorde was fabricated the avant-garde Director of Operations. In December 2007, he took over as Acting Administrator in January 2008, captivation the position until Mrs Waziri was appointed Chairperson and accepted by the Senate in June 2008.

In December 2010, Mr Lamorde alternate to the EFCC, afresh as Director of Operations to alter Stephen Otitoju, the afresh Acting Director of Operations.


When Mrs Waziri was replaced on 23 November 2011, Mr Lamorde, afresh an Assistant Commissioner of Badge (ACP), was afresh appointed Acting Chairman.

He was accepted as absolute Administrator of the EFCC on 15 February 2012, a position he captivated till 9 November 2015, back President Buhari replaced him with Ibrahim Magu as the EFCC Administrator in an acting capacity.

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