2 Aug 2019
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.
19 Jul 2019
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.
11 Jun 2019
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…
28 May 2019
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).
29 Jan 2019
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…
11 Dec 2018
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…
9 Dec 2018
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,…
3 Sep 2018
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.
31 May 2018
Nigerian lawyers and activists on Thursday welcomed the jailing of a former state governor for corruption, hoping it will set a precedent for a string of other high-profile suspects.
30 Apr 2018
President Muhammadu Buhari said his meeting with U.S. President Donald Trump yielded positive results in areas of the economy, security and anti-corruption. Buhari, announced this during a joint press conference by Buhari and Trump after a one-day official working visit to the White House. The Nigerian president lauded the shared history of close and cordial…
22 Oct 2017
With support from Macarthur Foundation, the project is designed to mobilise citizens, especially youth to hold public institutions and officials accountable at the local and national level.
30 Jun 2017
The Acting President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo says the Federal Government will remain resolute in its fight against corruption in spite of the daunting challenges.