Category Archives: Press Release

ICPC arraigns Akwa Ibom Ex-Council Boss for Embezzling N55.8m

The Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC) has charged a former chairman of Mkpat Enin Local Government Area of Akwa Ibom State, Mr. Ephraim Sunday Akpan, to court for allegedly embezzling N55.8 million belonging to the local … Read the Rest

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ICPC, Cameroonian Anti-Corruption Body seek African Cooperation against Corruption

Two anti-corruption bodies on the continent, the Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC) and the National Anti-Corruption Commission of the Republic of Cameroon (NACC) have called for cooperation among African countries to tackle the problem of corruption … Read the Rest

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ICPC Secures 2 Years Imprisonment for FERMA Staff over N60m Road Funds Theft

A Sokoto State High Court has sentenced a staff of the Federal Road Maintenance Agency (FERMA), Mr. Anthony Mbanefo, to two years imprisonment for embezzling N60 million Federal Government money approved for the repairs of two federal roads in Sokoto … Read the Rest

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Integrity: Panacea to Examination Malpractice – ICPC Chairman

Lack of integrity, discipline and sincerity among students, parents, teachers and officials of examination bodies have been identified as some of the factors responsible for the rampant cases of examination malpractice in the country. This was the position held by … Read the Rest

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ICPC inaugurates NAVC in Ekiti State

As part of plans to ensure that interested person take active part in the anti-corruption campaign, the Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC) recently inaugurated the Ekiti State Chapter of the National Anti-Corruption Volunteer Corps (NAVC). Speaking … Read the Rest

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ICPC Arraigns whistle-blower over False Information on Ex-VP Sambo

The Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC) has charged one Mr. Abubakar Sani Chindo to a Kaduna State High Court, sitting in Kaduna for allegedly providing false and misleading information to the Commission that former Vice President … Read the Rest

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ICPC revives National Anti-Corruption Volunteer Corps

The National Anti-Corruption Volunteer Corps (NAVC), a citizen’s mobilization platform for anti-corruption volunteers initiated by Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC) has been revived. NAVC which was conceived as the corps of a critical mass of volunteers … Read the Rest

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Propose Legislation for E-Government Platforms – Rep urges ICPC

The Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC) has been urged to propose a legislation to the National Assembly that will give a legal framework to the e-government platforms operational in the country. The House of Representatives Committee … Read the Rest

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ICPC can investigate Corruption Allegations against any Person or Authority, Court rules

The Federal High Court, Ikoyi Lagos, presided over by Hon. Justice Rilwan Aikawa has affirmed the powers of the Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC) to investigate allegations of corrupt practices made against any person or authority … Read the Rest

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Pension Fraud: ICPC Secures Jail Term for 68 Year Old Man

A 68 year old man, Mr. Deemua Increase, has been convicted by  Rivers State High Court  12 sitting in Port Harcourt, for using forged documents to get  himself enrolled on the Rivers State Government pension payroll. Mr. Increase was sentenced … Read the Rest

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