Monthly Archives: May 2014

ICPC can prosecute without petitions – Court of Appeal Rules

The Court of Appeal sitting in Makurdi, Benue State has ruled that the Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Offences Commission (ICPC) has powers to investigate and prosecute cases without receiving petitions. The anti-corruption agency had approached the Court of Appeal, … Read the Rest

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ICPC Chairman Clarifies “Stealing is not corruption” statement

The statement says stealing is corruption if it involves a public officer abusing his office for private gains as provided in sections 16 and 17 of the Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Act 2000. Stealing or theft as defined … Read the Rest

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PUBLIC NOTICE/PUBLIC ANNOUNCEMENT: NATIONAL CONFERENCE ON TRANSPARENCY, ACCOUNTABILITY AND ETHICAL VALUES IN TERTIARY INSTITUTIONS FOR SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT

The Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC) and the Tertiary Education Trust Fund (TETFUND) in collaboration with the Presidency (Office of the Special Adviser to the President on Ethics and Values) are organising a conference on Transparency … Read the Rest

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