Monthly Archives: May 2016

ICPC: Real People, Real Impact in the Corruption Fight

On 25th April, 2016, the Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC) arraigned Mr. Wilson Olusegun Lawal, a former Federal Pay Officer, Abeokuta, on a 24-count charge of corruption before Hon. Justice O.O. Majekodunmi of High Court No. … Read the Rest

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ICPC Secures 5-year Jail Term for Ex-Ondo Council Boss

The Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC), has secured a 5-year jail term for a former Chairman of Akure North Local Government Area of Ondo State, Mr. Dele Fagoriola, for various corrupt acts while in office. Mr. … Read the Rest

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ICPC Arrests Man for Operating Fraudulent Loan Scheme

The Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC), has arrested the ringleader of a fraudulent group that has been swindling unsuspecting Nigerians of their money through a fraudulent loan scheme tagged “President Mohammadu Buhari Poverty Alleviation Programme.” Acting … Read the Rest

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ICPC: The Fight Against Corruption is a Collective Responsibility

The Chairman of the Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC), Mr. Ekpo Nta, has stated that it will take the collective effort of all Nigerians to fight and win the war against corruption in the country. He … Read the Rest

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Communique on the Corruption Risk Assessment (CRA) in the Sea Ports.

A Corruption Risk Assessment (CRA) in the Nigerian Sea Ports was undertaken in a collaborative effort by Port agencies and led by Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC), Technical Unit on Governance and Anti-Corruption Reforms (TUGAR) and … Read the Rest

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ICPC arraigns Federal Pay Officer for Diversion of Funds

A Federal Pay Officer in Abeokuta, Ogun State, Mr. Lawal Wilson Olusegun has been charged to court by the Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC) for allegedly diverting funds meant for infrastructural development and  meal subsidies of three … Read the Rest

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Former Securency manager jailed 30 months for Nigeria bribes, released ‘on license’

Peter Chapman, the former manager in Africa of polymer banknote manufacturer Securency PTY Ltd, was sentenced in London today to two and a half years in prison for paying bribes in Nigeria. Judge Michael Grieve sentenced Chapman to 30 months … Read the Rest

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Tackling Corruption Together – A conference for civil society, business and government leaders

Global leaders from civil society, business and government who are championing the fight against corruption are gathering for a major conference in London on Wednesday 11 May 2016. The leaders will set out their commitments to end impunity, prevent corruption, empower … Read the Rest

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EFCC, ICPC, CCB, CCT revitalised to fight corruption

I am delighted to be invited to this event to exchange views with you my fellow invited guests  representing Governments, the Private Sector and Civil Society Organizations. I thank you Your Excellency, the Secretary-General of the Commonwealth, for asking me … Read the Rest

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Visa Fraud: Court Sends Man to Jail

Hon. Justice Kudirat Jose of a Lagos High Court, sitting in Ikeja, has sentenced one Sylvester Sunday Aghaonu to one year imprisonment and 6-months community service for visa-related fraud. Mr. Aghaonu was first arraigned on a 5-count charge by the … Read the Rest

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