Nigerians have taken to social media platforms to react to the news of the slump of the Chairman of the Economic, Financial Crimes Commission, Abdulrasheed Bawa at a function at the Presidential Villa on Thursday.
GWG had earlier reported that the EFCC boss was giving his goodwill message at the National Identity Day celebration when the incident occurred.
Bawa was later assisted to his seat by Dr Isa Ali Pantami, the Minister of Communications and Digital Economy, before being whisked away from the venue.
Although, the EFCC in a statement released by Wilson Uwajuren, Head of Media and Publicity, said Bawa is hale and healthy, adding that the Chairman after seeking medical attention has returned to his desk.
Nigerians in reaction took to social media to voice their opinions on the incident, reactions range from prayers and show of concern to tongue-in-cheek compliments. Here are some reactions below:
@Cutebilionaire: May the Lord step into his case. He surely will be fine in Jesus name. Amen.
@MahmoudSaleez: One of the most stressful jobs in Nigeria.
@MADCHRISKING: Wishing him a speedy recovery.
@SirOvie_: Lack of adequate sleeping/resting time. If he likes let him sacrifice himself for the country he will not be remembered when he’s gone. Better work with your sense cuz Nigeria’s problem is beyond him.
@Dr_Clandestine: He was losing weight and sleeping less. Bubu would be proud of his hard work.
@Oroboisa21: Wahala no too much?? Make dude try dey rest small. Get well soon Bro.
@Ayemojubar: Bawa needs breakfast.
@MichDeji: May God continue to strengthen him
@TOROwilliams73: Sad! Speedy recovery IJMN!! @officialEFCC Boss
@OGELYN: He should go and get his stomach filled biko. Na hunger they catch am. This work no be by muscle. Besides we haven’t seen anything noteworthy that he’s achieved so far.
@Okagbare01: Hope dem never stone this small boy with Targbaaaa! Get well soon young man