Weak justice system and anti-corruption war in Nigeria
The scourge of corruption has overtime been described as one of the most discussed causes of under-development in any nation. But much cause for concern, is the weakness of the justice sector delivery system...
SERAP urges Fashola to disclose power sector’s funding since privatisation
The Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has implored the Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Babatunde Fashola, to disclose how much has been spent so far in privatising the power sector.
SERAP seeks refund of N13.5m pecks from senators
A group, the Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has asked the Federal High Court in Lagos to order the Senate President, Bukola Saraki, Dino Melaye and other senators to refund N13.5 million monthly allowances they had received. It described the allowances and other pecks as illegal and unconstitutional, saying each senator should be made…
‘How 55 politicians, others ‘stole N1.3 trillion in seven years’
The Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has disclosed how “55 politicians, top public officials and leaders allegedly stole N1.3 trillion from the nation’s treasury between 2006 and 2013. A report by the group said the amount of money they stole between 2013 and 2017 was beyond the understanding of average Nigerians. “Evidence abound that…
Cesspool of corruption at Nigerian universities
Justrecently, the Human and Environmental Development Agenda Resource Centre (HEDA) demanded the prosecution of the vice chancellor of the University of Uyo, Prof. Enefiok Essien, over alleged forgery and sexual assault.
SERAP faults FG’s looters’ list
A lagos-based rights group, the Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has said looters’ list, released by Minister of Information and Culture, Lai Mohammed, could only weaken government’s fight against graft.
SERAP flays planned amnesty for repented Boko Haram insurgents
A group, the Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has urged President Muhammadu Buhari not to grant amnesty to repented Boko Haram insurgents.
United Nations urged to declare herdsmen attacks terrorist acts
The United Nation Security Council has been urged to treat the atrocities by herdsmen as terrorist acts, in line with the UN Security Council resolution 2349
SERAP tasks governors on abolition of double pay, pension laws
A Lagos-based rights group, the Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP), has urged the Chairman, Nigerian Governors’ Forum and Zamfara State Governor, Abdulaziz Yari...
SERAP partners firm in fight against corruption
LAGOS- BASED rights group, the Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) is partnering with Omidyar Network, a philanthropic investment firm, in the fight against corruption in health and water sectors as well as to improve access to public service delivery and good governance by especially the vulnerable and marginalized segments of the population such as…