Corruption: Publish Assets of Public Servants, ICPC Tasks CCB

…Wants Assets Declaration Form Updated The Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC) has called for the publication of assets declared by public and civil servants by the Code of Conduct Bureau (CCB) to curb corruption in the public sector. Chairman of ICPC, Prof. Bolaji Owasanoye, during a meeting with the Chairman and […]

Certificate Forgery: ICPC nabs Syndicate, Two FRSC Officials

Two officials of the Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC), Messrs. Edwin Onyuwe and Achigili Ogoli, have been arrested by the Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC) over certificate forgery. The Commission also arrested two members of a certificate forgery syndicate, Mr. Sunday Okpara and Abdulrahman Razak, for forging the certificate of the […]

Foreign Countries Should Refund Stolen Funds With Interest – ICPC Chairman

…Nigeria Reviewing Oil & Gas, Tax, Waivers Transactions To Curb IFFs The Chairman of the Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC), Prof. Bolaji Owasanoye, SAN, has canvassed the payment of interests on stolen funds by benefiting foreign nations as part of measures to redress the menace of Illicit Financial Flows (IFFs). The […]

IFFs: Africa loses $148bn to Corruption Yearly – Malami

 …Over $700m Stolen Funds Returned To Nigeria In Four Years The Attorney General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Abubakar Malami, SAN, has said that developing countries in Africa lose over $148 billion to corruption annually partly due to Illicit Financial Flows (IFFs). Malami, who spoke at the International Conference on IFFs and Asset […]

National Values Curriculum: ICPC reiterates Promotion of Positive Values in the Youth

The Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission, ICPC, has pledged its commitment to promoting positive values in young Nigerians through the instrumentality of the National Values Curriculum, NVC, which it drew up in collaboration with a key national education stakeholder. The Director of Public Enlightenment and Education of the Commission, Muhammed Ashiru Baba, gave this pledge while […]

Corruption is Nigeria’s greatest Challenge – Owasanoye

The Chairman of the Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC), Professor BolajiOwasanoye, has said that corruption was the greatest challenge of the country at the moment. Professor Owasanoye, who spoke at a capacity building workshop for members of the House of Representatives Committee on Anti-Corruption, in Abuja, said that corruption was responsible for all the […]

ICPC, Finance Ministry move to Reduce Cost of Governance

The Minister of Finance, Budget and National Planning, Mrs. Zainab Shamsuna Ahmed, has requested the assistance of the Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC) to help in reducing the high cost of governance in the public sector.  She said this at a Policy Dialogue on Corruption and Cost of Governance in Nigeria […]

National Ethics and Integrity Policy is a child of Necessity – Owasanoye

The Chairman of the Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC) Professor Bolaji Owasanoye, SAN has described the National Ethics and Integrity Policy as a child of necessity conceived out of the urgent need to resuscitate and rejuvenate Nigeria lost values of honesty and integrity. Prof. Owasanoye made this revelation at a One-Day Stakeholders’ Dialogue on the Implementation of the National […]

ICPC does not spend Recovered Funds – Owasanoye

The Chairman of the Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC), Professor Bolaji Owasanoye, SAN, has said that all monies recovered and generated by the Commission were paid into the coffers of the federal government. Owasanoye, who appeared before the Senate Committee on Finance, investigating the activities of revenue generating agencies of the […]

Defaulters: ICPC Drags 2,000 Firms Into Tax Net – Owasanoye 

The Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC) has dragged about 2,000 corporate entities into the country’s tax net, the Chairman of the Commission, Prof. Bolaji Owasanoye, SAN, has revealed. He made this known on Tuesday in Abuja while responding to questions from journalists at the end of a capacity building for ICPC […]