Be Dedicated in the Discharge of your Duties – ICPC Chairman to Operatives

The Chairman of the Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC), Professor Bolaji Owasanoye, SAN, has charged operatives of the Commission to be dedicated in the discharge of their official duties. Professor Owasanoye gave the charge through the Head of Constituency and Executive Project Tracking Division (CEPTD), Mrs. Ekere Usiere, who represented him […]

Private Sector aids 60 percent Illicit Financial Flows out of Africa – ICPC Chairman

The Chairman of the Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC), Prof. Bolaji Owasanoye, has said that the private sector was responsible for over 60 percent illegal movement of funds from Africa to foreign countries. Prof. Owasanoye made this known during the visit of council members of the African Bar Association (AFBA) led […]

ICPC tasks NGOs, CBOs, others on National Ethics and Integrity Policy

The Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC) has called on Non-Governmental Organisations (NGOs), Community Based Organizations (CBOs) and Civil Society Organisations (CSOs) to promote the National Ethics and Integrity Policy (NEIP) as it would help in building the educational sector and the nation at large. The Chairman of ICPC, Prof. Bolaji Owasanoye, […]

ICPC Parleys with Professional Bodies on National Ethics

… charges them to imbibe the values of 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 Professional Associations (PAs) and Business Membership Organisations (BMOs) to imbibe the 7 core values of the National Ethics and Integrity Policy (NEIP) […]

Recovery of Illicit Financial Flows will aid Africa’s Development – ICPC

The Independent Corrupt Practices and other Related Offences Commission (ICPC) has said that recovery of monies lost through Illicit Financial Flows (IFFs) will aid the development of Nigeria. This statement was made by the spokesperson of the Commission, Mrs. Azuka Ogugua, during an interview with Channels Television in commemoration of the African Union (AU) Anti-Corruption […]

PACAC, Anti-Corruption Agencies Task African Leaders on Synergy Against Corruption

The Chairman of the Presidential Advisory Committee Against Corruption (PACAC) Professor Itse Sagay, SAN has enjoined African leaders to join forces against corruption, saying that Africa was the worst hit by corruption and must be fought vigorously. The PACAC Chairman said this through the Executive Secretary, PACAC, Prof. Sadiq Isah Radda, while delivering his opening […]

N2.8bn Fraud: ICPC arraigns Ex-Surveyor General, Awudu

A former Surveyor-General of the Federation (SGOF), Dr. Ebisintei Awudu, has been arraigned by the Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC), for alleged fraudulent diversion of N2.8 billion. Dr. Awudu was brought before Justice Olusegun Adeniyi, of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), High Court 9, Maitama, on a 22-count charge bordering on […]

NANS Chairman decries the Prevalence of Corruption within the Association in the past

The Chairman of the National Association of Nigerian Students (NANS), Lagos and Ogun Chapters, Comrade Abdulrasheed Ogunsanya has condemned the prevalence of corrupt practices within the Association in the past. This, he said, compelled them to rename their tenure as ‘NANS Rebirth’ and to partner with the Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission […]

Nigeria’s Commitment to promoting Good Governance is Commendable-APRM Team

The African Peer Review Mechanism (APRM) Team on a validation exercise of the Country Self-Assessment Report (CSAR) of Nigeria has described the country’s commitment to promoting good governance given the assessment report, as highly commendable. The Lead Panelist on the APRM Team, his Excellency Dr. Abdulahim Sagir (Gambia), stated this at ICPC’s headquarters recently when […]

ICPC decries Opaqueness in Appropriation for Constituency Projects

The Chairman, Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC), Professor Bolaji Owasanoye, SAN, has declared that opaque appropriation for constituency projects needed to be regulated by the proposed Constituency Projects (Budgeting Provision) Bill 2019. Professor Owasanoye, who was represented by his Chief of Staff, Dr. Esa Onoja, made the declaration during a one-day […]