Monthly Archives: June 2016

ICPC Set to Launch Port Anti-Corruption Initiatives

In accordance with the statutory powers of the Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC) to prevent corruption through the study and review of corruption-prone systems of government bodies, the Commission in collaboration with development partners and stakeholders … Read the Rest

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Fake Goods: SON, EFCC, DSS, ICPC To Clampdown On Traders

The acting Director-general of Standard Organisation of Nigeria (SON), Dr. Paul Angya, disclosed yesterday that his agency, in collaboration with the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), the Independent Corrupt Practices and other Related Matters Commission (ICPC) and the Department … Read the Rest

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Promoting Anti-Corruption IT-based and other Solutions

Group urge FG to spread the use of CBT to recruitments The group, the New Initiative for Credible Leadership has called on the Nigerian government to adopt the Computer-Based Test for all examination and recruitment processes in Nigeria The group said … Read the Rest

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ICPC Chairman Gets ICA Fellowship Award

The Chairman of the Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC), Mr. Ekpo Nta has been conferred with an award of fellowship by the Governing Board of the Institute of Corporate Administration (ICA). Mr. Nta was given the … Read the Rest

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₦575m Fraud: ICPC Docks Senior Manager of Calabar Free Trade Zone, Other

The Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC), has arraigned one Michael Okpo and Dasel Nanjwan before the High Court in Calabar, Cross River State for alleged fraud of ₦575m. The duo who are staff  of the Calabar … Read the Rest

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Visit of the Country Representative of UNODC to ICPC

At the occasion of the visit of the Country Representative of UNODC, Ms Christina Albertin to ICPC on May 9, 2016, she wondered among other things about the large number of Anti-Corruption Agencies in Nigeria. In his response to this … Read the Rest

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Poverty Causes Corruption – D-G, Budget Office

The Director-General of the Budget Office of the Federation (BOF), Alhaji Tijani Abdullahi, has identified lack of virile welfare package, unemployment and weak oversight mechanisms as some of the causes of corruption in the country. Alhaji Abdullahi made this observation … Read the Rest

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