Raising federal civil service from current despair - Part 3
From the point of view of HR management, the reasons adduced for this extension of service have only exposed the weakness of the office of the head of the civil service of the federation with regard to succession management.
Coping in a dysfunctional system
At 54, Tade has risen to the enviable position of being the Chief Executive Officer of the communication outfit he’s been at for twenty years. With a doctorate degree in Information Management Science, and blessed with a beautiful wife, wonderful children,
Okowa tasks political office holders on prudence, anti-corruption
Delta State Governor Ifeanyi Okowa has charged political office holders in the state to ensure prudent management of funds and adhere strictly to zero tolerance for corruption in the discharge of their duties.
That EFCC anti-corruption rally: Matters arising
You probably found this as intriguing as I did. Officials of EFCC held a rally in Lagos on July 10 to commemorate this year’s African Union Anti-Corruption day in Lagos.
Buhari says Africa has lost over $1trillion to corruption
Nigeria's President Muhammadu Buhari has revealed that the African continent has lost over one trillion dollars to corruption over the last 50 years. Buhari said this on Tuesday in Abuja at the one-day National Democracy Day Anti-corruption Summit organised by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC). According to Buhari, the recent habit of subverting…
FG begins implementation of anti-corruption strategy
At last the implementation of the National Anti-Corruption Strategy (NACS 2017 -2021), has commenced with the identification of 26 pilot Ministries, Departments and Parastatals (MDAs).
Nigeria climbs up on Transparency International's 2018 rankings
Nigeria climbed four places on Transparency International's Corruption Perception Index for 2018. In Transparency International's report, Nigeria was ranked 144 out of 180 countries that were surveyed. In 2017, Nigeria was ranked four places lower sitting at 148 out of 180 countries. Despite the four place jump, the nation's 27/100 score shows no improvement as…
Anti-corruption war beyond rhetoric
It is a painful reflection of the level of decadence in the country, that the current and immediate past government administrations have lately been embroiled in a contest to determine under whose watch Nigeria can be said to be more (or less) corrupt. In his recently launched memoir, My Transition Hours, former president Goodluck Jonathan…
Buhari challenges African youths to champion anti-corruption war
President Muhammadu Buhari on Sunday challenged African youths to champion the fight against corruption, saying their involvement is critical to winning the anti-graft crusade in the continent. Buhari gave the challenge while declaring open the 2018 Africa Youth Congress Against Corruption (AYCAC) at the old Banquet Hall of the Presidential Villa, Abuja. According to him,…
Minister of Justice inaugurates 17-man anti-corruption committee
Minister of Justice Abubakar Malami on Monday in Abuja. inaugurated a 17-man monitoring and evaluation committee on the implementation of the National Anti-Corruption Strategy spanning 2017 through 2021.