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, […]

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 […]

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, […]

ICPC Arraigns Two Suspects for Alleged Fraud and Obtaining by False Pretence

The Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC) has arraigned Mrs. Patricia Eni Hassan and Mr. Zachaeus B. Gana, before Justice Muawiyah Baba Idris of High Court 36 sitting in Nyanya, Federal Capital Territory (FCT), Abuja for alleged fraud and obtaining by false pretence. The two accused were arraigned before the court on […]

ICPC arraigns PRODA DG for alleged N23.5 million fraud

The Independent Corrupt Practices and other Related Offences Commission (ICPC) has arraigned the Director-General of Project Development Institute (PRODA) Enugu, Engr. Dr. Charles Agulanna before Hon. Justice Buba Ibrahim of the Federal High Court sitting in Enugu, for allegedly committing procurement fraud. Engr. Agulanna, who is facing a 1-count charge, was alleged by the ICPC […]

Reps to Collaborate with ICPC in Tackling IFFs, Corruption

The Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC) is to strengthen its collaboration with the House of Representatives in addressing corruption and Illicit Financial Flows (IFFs) in the country. The Chairman of the ICPC, Prof. Bolaji Owasanoye, made this known at the opening of a two-day capacity building retreat for members of House […]

ICPC arraigns Ex-NIS Officer over Certificate Fraud

A retired Chief Superintendent of Nigeria Immigration Service (NIS), Imam Aminu, has been arraigned by the Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC), over alleged forgery of academic certificates. The Commission, in a 4-count charge brought before Honourable Justice A.O. Abong of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) High Court 18, sitting in Gwagwalada, […]

ICPC Arrests Job Applicants for Presenting Forged Documentation

The Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC) has today arrested some job applicants for presenting forged certificates and academic records during the on-going recruitment interview exercise by the Commission.  Some of the false documents presented included Declarations of Age, School certificates, and other documentation that showed evidence of tampering. This is contrary […]

DISCLAIMER

The attention of the Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC) has been drawn to a Facebook post by one Theophilus Terson Ortese communicating the ICPC Toll-Free numbers stating that ICPC is monitoring a so-called “Theobarth Grant Disbursement”. ICPC by this notice wishes to inform the general public that the Commission is not […]

FCT Minister commends ICPC for being Innovative, Professional, Effective

The enduring efforts of the Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC) in improving corporate governance through innovative, professional and effective mechanisms in MDAs have been commended by the Honourable Minister of Federal Capital Territory, Mallam Muhammad Musa Bello. Mallam Bello who made this assertion during a sensitisation workshop for top management staff […]