Corruption impacts Peace, Security, ICPC Chairman tells Defence College

The Chairman, Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC) Professor Bolaji Owasanoye, SAN, has stated that “Corruption impacts development, peace and security” of a nation in multiple ways. Professor Owasanoye, SAN, made the remark recently in Abuja while speaking as the Guest Lecturer to Course 30 Participants of National Defence College (NDC) Nigeria, […]

Digital Bridge Institute Trains Board Members & Directors of ICPC on e-Governance

The Board and Management of the Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission, ICPC, have been trained on e-governance by the Digital Bridge Institute. Speaking at the event which held at the Commission’s headquarters in Abuja, the Chairman of ICPC, Professor Bolaji Owasanoye, SAN, said that the board this year decided to devote a […]

Certificate Forgery: ICPC secures conviction of NSCDC Officer

The Ogun State High Court has convicted and fined an official of the Nigerian Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC), Mr. Idowu Olumuyiwa Olamide over certificate forgery. The convict was charged before Justice A. A. Akinyemi, by the Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC) for using a forged National Diploma Certificate to […]

Own the National Ethics & Integrity Policy and Propagate as Religious Obligation, ICPC Chairman tells Islamic Group

The Chairman of the Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC), Professor Bolaji Owasanoye, SAN, has called on Nigerians to own the National Ethics and Integrity Policy (NEIP), and propagate it as a religious obligation. Professor Owasanoye made the call through the Commission’s Assistant Commissioner, Hassan Salihu,during the launch of a new project “Eat Halal” andpublic presentation of two book titled “Sermon Guide for Imams” by the […]

ICPC, Accountability Lab task CSOs to uphold the National Ethics and Integrity Policy

The Chairman of the Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC), Professor Bolaji Owasanoye, SAN, has charged civil society groups to own and drive the National Ethics and Integrity Policy (NEIP) and to promote its success.   Professor Owasanoye gave this charge in his goodwill message at a meeting themed “Amplifying the National […]

ICPC charges Niger Delta Affairs Ministry to support ACTU

The Chairman, Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC), Professor Bolaji Owasanoye, SAN, has implored the management of the Ministry of Niger Delta Affairs to lend its unalloyed support to the Anti-Corruption and Transparency Unit (ACTU) by adequately funding the Unit’s activities. The Chairman, who was represented by Mr. Olayinka Aiyegbayo of Systems […]

ICPC Boss Tasks CSOs on Illicit Migration, Sexual Harassment

The Chairman of the Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC), Prof. Bolaji Owasanoye, SAN, has called on civil society organisations to collaborate with the government to address the menace of illicit migration and sexual harassment. Prof. Owasanoye gave this charge recently when he received a delegation from the Network Against Child Trafficking, […]

Certificate Forgery: ICPC docks Ex-Presidential Aide, Obono-Obla

The Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC) has arraigned the former Chairman of the Special Presidential Investigation Panel for Recovery of Public Property (SPIP), Mr. Okoi Ofem Obono-Obla, over allegations of certificate forgery. The Commission, in a two-count charge filed at the Jos Judicial Division of the High Court of Plateau State, […]

Entrench the Culture of Accountability and Discipline, ICPC tells Boundary Commission

The Chairman of the Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC), Prof. Bolaji Owasaonye has called on the members of the Anti-Corruption and Transparency Unit (ACTU) of the National Boundary Commission (NBC) to entrench the culture of accountability and discipline in the agency. Prof. Owasanoye gave this charge at the reconstitution of the […]

Fight against Corruption a Personal Task – ES, NHRC

The Executive Secretary of the National Human Rights Commission (NHRC), Mr. Tony Ojukwu has tasked staff to take the fight against corruption in Nigeria as a personal assignment as government alone cannot combat it. Mr. Ojukwu said this at an education and enlightenment programme organised by the Anti-Corruption and Transparency Unit (ACTU) of the agency […]