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 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) […]

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 […]

We Need Strong Institutions To Fight Corruption, IFFs – ICPC Boss

Nigeria requires strong institutions and systems to fight corruption and Illicit Financial Flows (IFFs), the Chairman of the Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC), Prof. Bolaji Owasanoye, SAN, has recommended. He made this recommendation while delivering a lecture to participants of Executive Intelligence Management Course 14 of the National Institute for Security […]

Contract Agreement: New Guidelines Coming For Govt Negotiators – VP Osinbajo, Owasanoye

Poor Contract Negotiations Fueled by Corruption, Lack of Transparency – VP More Focus on Dispute Resolution Clauses in Contract Agreements – Dipeolu Nigeria’s Vice President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, SAN, on Monday dropped a hint of new guidelines for those negotiating investment and trade contract agreements for the Federal Government. The Vice President gave this indication […]

IFFs: Osinbajo, Desta, Sadiku for ICPC’s Negotiators Capacity Building

Nigeria’s Vice President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, SAN, and Prof. Melaku Desta, a Professor of International Economic Law from the Leicester De Montfort University in United Kingdom will on Monday be part of a two-day physical and virtual capacity building for Nigerian negotiators. The capacity building is being organised by the Independent Corrupt Practices and Other […]

ICPC urged to investigate Examination Scandal in NECO

A media organization, Signature TV has called on the Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC) to probe some staff of the National Examination Council (NECO) for engaging in examination scandals at a centre in Kaduna State. The call was made by the Chief Executive Officer of Signature TV, Mr. Vinmartin Obiora Ilo, […]

Prioritize Assets Recovery At Regional, Global Levels, Owasanoye Counsels African Govts

***Says Nigeria Has Recovered About $700m Assets Since 2015   The Chairman of Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC), Prof. Bolaji Owasanoye, SAN, has advised African Governments to prioritize the recovery of assets at domestic, regional and global levels, including return of artworks and artefacts. Owasanoye gave this counsel on Tuesday during a virtual […]

ICPC arraigns Man over Forgery of Travel Documents

A middle-aged man, Iladion Emmanuel, has been arraigned by the Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC), over alleged forgery of travel documents and other ancillary offences. The Commission, in a 5-count charge brought before Honourable Justice  M.B. Idris of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) High Court 26, sitting in Nyanya, Abuja told […]

12 ICPC Staff Bag ANACAPA Certification

As part of its continuing effort at providing cutting-edge knowledge for optimum delivery of the Commission’s mandate, 12 officers of the Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC) have been presented with IQ Level 3 Organisation Certificate in Anacapa Criminal Intelligence Analysis. The awardees who had successfully undergone a two-week training held in […]