Blown Out like a Candle In the Wind: A Tribute to Innocent Chukwuma 

The death of Innocent Chukwuma hit the airwaves early on Easter Sunday, 4th April 2021. Coming after the sudden death of another illustrious activist, Yinka Odumakin on 2nd April, 2021, news of the death of Innocent the next day suggested that fate was being unfair to Nigeria taking away two patriotic and eminent Nigerian activists – […]

ICPC convokes 2nd National Summit on Diminishing Corruption as it marks 20th Anniversary

As part of activities marking its 20th Anniversary celebration and Nigeria’s 60th year of nationhood, the Independent Corrupt Practices and Other related Offences Commission (ICPC), in collaboration with the Office of the Secretary to the Government of the Federation (OSGF), recently convoked the 2nd National Summit on Diminishing Corruption in the Public Sector at the […]

Nigerian Women, Rise against Corruption – By Rasheedat Adunni Okoduwa, mni

It is that time of the year again when issues affecting women occupy centre-stage in the global community at least for twenty-four hours.  8th March of every year is designated by the United Nations as the International Women’s Day.  It is a day for celebrating achievements of women across socio-cultural, economic and political spheres, while […]

 Establishment, Impacts and Challenges of Anti-corruption and Transparency Units (ACTU)

Efforts to tame the scourge of corruption in Nigeria is associated with rhetoric; “fighting’’, ‘’combating”, ‘’the war against’’ or ‘’the battle against’’ are some of the most common ones. The use of these words invokes pictures of an enemy that can be defeated. In the same way, the idea of corruption as a cancerous ill […]

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. 6, Abeokuta, Ogun State. Mr. Lawal was subsequently remanded in prison custody pending the fulfillment […]