Monthly Archives: December 2015

The EU’s corruption problem – Oliver Marc Hartwich

The EU likes to portray itself as a good and modern place to do business, despite the hiccups of the euro crisis and other distractions. Between this self-image and reality nevertheless lies a gap, and nowhere is this more evident … Read the Rest

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‘Threats of violence ignored in anti-corruption reforms’

London, Dec 25: Not enough attention is paid to threats of violence against public servants when anti-corruption reforms are developed, says a study to determine underlying causes of corruption in government administrations. “Many seriously corrupt societies have been set up … Read the Rest

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ICPC Christian Fellowship Donates Gifts to IDPs, Orphanage Home in Abuja

The Christian Fellowship of the Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC) has distributed relief items to some under-privileged persons in the Federal Capital Territory, Abuja. Members of the fellowship expressed their love borne out of the spirit … Read the Rest

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Recovered Funds: ICPC Hands Over N290,200 to Owner

The Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC) has handed over N290,200 recovered from fraudsters to the owner, Mrs. Imaobong Effiong Archibong. A Guaranty Trust Bank cheque of the amount was presented to the victim at the ICPC … Read the Rest

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ICPC Puts Smiles on ITF Retirees *N314 m Pension Arrears Paid

Retirees of the Industrial Training Fund (ITF), who were owed over N314 million in pension arrears have been paid following the intervention of the Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related of Offences Commission (ICPC). The Commission had waded into the … Read the Rest

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ICPC Stops Firm From Fleecing 1,379 Job Applicants of N5.2 million *Set To Make Refunds To Affected Applicants

Plans by a firm, Firstgate Business Intermediaries Limited (FBIL), few months ago to pocket the sum of N5.2 million from 1,379 applicants in Nigeria through tempting international job offers has been halted through prompt intervention by the Independent Corrupt Practices … Read the Rest

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Nigeria President Escalates Campaign to Stem Corruption

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Political corruption, biggest threat to Nigeria’s development -Oyegun

The National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Chief John Odigie-Oyegun, has identified political corruption as one of the biggest threats to democracy and sustainable development in Nigeria. Speaking at the end-of-year dinner of the Council of Retired Federal … Read the Rest

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Over 400 graft cases pending in courts, says ICPC

The Chairman of the Independent Corrupt Practices and other related offences Commission, Mr. Nta Ekpo, disclosed on Thursday that the anti-graft agency was currently prosecuting over 400 corruption-related cases across the various courts in the country. Nta stated this when … Read the Rest

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ICPC Declares Olatunji Adewale Wanted

The Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC) has declared Mr. Olatunji Adewale wanted for flouting the bail conditions of Dr. Ephraim Maduebuchulam Iroakazi who was arraigned in court over N60 million fraud. Mr. Adewale stood as surety … Read the Rest

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