ICPC Inaugurates Committee to Manage Forfeited Assets

The Chairman of the Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC), Prof. Bolaji Owasanoye, SAN has inaugurated a 14-man Asset Disposal Committee to manage assets forfeited to the federal government. Speaking at the ceremony which held at the ICPC headquarters in Abuja, Prof Owasanoye said that to ensure transparency and accountability in forfeited […]

Sexual Harassment as an Abuse of Office – Written by Olubunmi Olugasa

Whenever and wherever the subject of sexual harassment is discussed, it immediately stirs up different emotions – anger, doubt, resentment, outrage, or even acceptance. The interesting fact, however, is that it is very likely that a large percentage of the people present would have either experienced it at one point or the other in their […]

ICPC, Gender Mobile: Partnering to Eradicate Sexual Harassment in Academic Institutions – Written by Femi L. Gold & Kehinde Abdusalam

Sexual harassment in Nigeria’s Institutions of learning has become a cankerworm that has pervaded, not only higher institutions, but the elementary and secondary schools in the country as well. Many examples of this ugly trend abound which has made many Nigerians call for the formulation of policies that will criminalize sexual abuses.  According to the […]

ICPC: Charting a New Path for Nigeria’s Economic Development – Written by Femi L. Gold

For many years, doing business in Nigeria and with Nigerians was at the lowest ebb largely due to the high number of would-be investors who fell victim to fake business proposals from dubious Nigerians and widespread bribery. Though the efforts of the Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC), and other anti-corruption agencies […]

Anti-Corruption Fight: ICPC, MasterCard to explore Tech-driven solutions

The Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC) and MasterCard, a global multinational financial services corporation, have agreed to explore technology-driven solutions to curb public sector corruption. At a meeting held at the ICPC Headquarters on Monday, the Regional Manager, Cyber and Intelligence of MasterCard, Mr. Peter Ehizogie, stated that the essence of […]

ICPC advocates Proactive Prevention Measures for a Successful Anti-Corruption Crusade

*NSA says N4bn bank charges blocked by TSA The Chairman of the Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC), Professor Bolaji Owasanoye, SAN, has called for proactive prevention measures and a review of extant procurement practices for greater success in the fight against corruption, and by extension, insecurity in Nigeria. Prof. Owasanoye, who […]

E-Procure Emerges ICPC/NITDA’s IFFs Hackathon Winner

The E-Procure Group has won prize money of N1.5 million for emerging the winner of the Illicit Financial Flows (IFFs) Hackathon Demo organised by the Independent Corrupt Practices and Related Offences Commission (ICPC) with the support of National Information Technology Agency (NITDA) and Ford Foundation. The IFFMER and Expose Groups won the sums of N1 […]

ICPC charges NGOs to Join in the Fight against Social Vices

The Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC) has called on Non-Governmental Organisations (NGOs) to collaborate with statutory agencies in the fight against social vices and to promote national ethics and integrity in the country. The Chairman of ICPC, Prof. Bolaji Owasanoye, SAN, who was represented by a board member of the Commission, […]

ICPC Inaugurates ACTU of UNTH

The Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC) has inaugurated the Anti-Corruption and Transparency Unit (ACTU) of the University of Nigeria Teaching Hospital (UNTH), Enugu. The ICPC Enugu State Resident Anti-Corruption Commissioner (RACC), Mr. Kennedy Ebhotemen, who took charge of the inauguration ceremony, commended the management and staff of the Hospital for making […]

 Fight Corruption in the Legal System, Owasanoye Tells NBA, Lawyers 

*ICPC Has Restored Integrity, Accountability In Public Sector – Former NERC Chairman  The Chairman of the Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC), Prof. Bolaji Owasanoye, SAN, has challenged the Nigerian Bar Association (NBA) and members of the association to play a pivotal role in the fight against corruption in the legal system. […]