Lawmakers decry yearly loss of N3 trillion to tax evasion
A group of National Assembly members yesterday said it had formed a coalition to specifically combat the menace of money laundering and cyber crimes in the country.
ICPC docks Kwara poly governing council ex-chairman over bribery allegation
The Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC) has charged a former chairman of the governing council of Kwara State Polytechnic, Ilorin, Dr. Saadu Ayinla Alanamu, to court for allegedly collecting a bribe from a contractor.
ICPC sues NUT treasurer, contractors for alleged theft of N495.8m
The Independent Corrupt Practices and other Related Offences Commission (ICPC) has sued the Treasurer of the Nigerian Union of Teachers (NUT), Abuja Municipal, Mr. Percy Ndam for allegedly stealing N495.8 million belonging to the union.
ASUU condemns sack of UNILORIN union leader
The ASUU, which called on the Minister of Education, Adamu Adamu, to wade into the crisis before it balloons into the 2001 sack of 49 lecturers in the university, vowed to resist this unlawful termination of appointment of its chairperson.
ICPC chairman Ekpo Nta bows out
Ekpo Nta explained that he came into the commission at a time when it had a crisis of identity, as to whether it was a law enforcement or civil service organisation.
Buhari adviser denies criticising EFCC, ICPC
The Special Presidential Investigation Panel on the Recovery of Public Property (SPIP) has accused a national newspaper of twisting quotes by its Chairman, Okoi Obono-Obla.
ICPC inaugurates Kwali anti-corruption unit
To promote transparency and accountability, the Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC) has inaugurated an Anti-Corruption and Transparency Unit (ACTU) for Kwali Area Council.
Northern group accuses EFCC of selective probe
The group’s Coordinator, Muhammad Lawal urged the anti-graft agency to widen the scope of its investigation since all the zones served in the last administration.
Auditor-General’s office must ensure transparency
The Auditor-General for the Federation, ANTHONY MKPE AYINE, spoke to journalists in Lagos shortly after a retreat hosted by his office and the Public Accounts Committees of the National Assembly. Excerpts of the interview: Many people do not really know about the Office of the Auditor-General for the Federation. So, could you tell us briefly…