ICPC Statement on the Corruption Perceptions Index 2019 by Transparency International

The Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC) finds it necessary to issue a statement on the 2019 Corruption Perceptions Index released recently by the Transparency International (TI), the global anti-corruption watchdog.  The report ranked Nigeria 146 out of 180 countries with a score of 26 out 0f 100 and painted a dismal […]

ICPC, OAuGF partner to combat Leakages in Revenue Generating Agencies

No fewer than 150 staff of Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC) and the Office of the Auditor-General of the Federation (OAuGF) are currently undergoing a comprehensive training programme preparatory to the official kick-off of a system study and review exercise of revenue-generating agencies in Nigeria in order to curb government revenue […]

ICPC: Former Commissioner for Agriculture bags 19 Years Jail Term

The Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC) has secured the conviction of Mr. Zachaeus Atte, a former Commissioner for Agriculture in Kogi State, North-Central Nigeria.  Mr. Atte was convicted on corruption charges by a Kogi State High Court sitting in Okene, Kogi State and presided over by Hon. Justice J.J Majebi. He […]