Halt country’s drift towards absolute dictatorship, CSOs, others warn
With the third invitation extended by the Department of State Services (DSS) to a former Deputy Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria, Dr. Obadiah Mailafia, Nigerians...
Anti-graft group cautions against extension of lockdown
The Centre for Anti-Corruption and Open Leadership (CACOL) has warned both the federal and state governments against arbitrary extension of the lockdown in some states ordered as a measure to control the spread of COVID-19.
CACOL canvasses new approach to tackling graft
To win the war against corruption, the Executive Chairman, Centre for Anti-corruption and Open Leadership (CACOL), Debo Adeniran has insisted new approaches must be adopted to create social incentives for collective action against corruption.
Gbajabiamila pledges commitment to ensure electoral reform
Speaker of the House of Representatives, Mr. Femi Gbajabiamila, yesterday expressed his commitment towards ensuring the reform of the nation’s electoral system. Gbajabiamila, who stated this during an interactive session with the European Union (EU) Observers Mission delegation, hinted that the reforms, which aimed at improving on noticeable lapses of the electoral system, would be…
Grassroots stakeholders critical to halting corruption, says group
Center for Anti-corruption and Open Leadership (CACOL) has said grassroots stakeholders are critical to halting the negative influence and power of corruption in the nation’s political system. Speaking at a workshop themed, Curbing Corruption in Nigeria’s Political processes: Establishing A Grassroots Paradigm in Good Governance, Accountability and Transparency, in Lagos, yesterday, Executive Chairman CACOL, Debo…
Group asks Nigerians to shun electoral malpractices
The Executive Chairman of Centre for Anti-corruption and Open Leadership (CACOL) Mr Debo Adeniran has implored citizens to shun all acts that would destroy the credibility of the electoral process come Saturday. Speaking at a public lecture/feedback session, Adeniran said it is important that the process is free, fair and devoid of corruptive acts…
Groups urge Nigerians to storm polls despite postponement
Barrister Arinze Odiari, Legal Adviser to political advocacy group, Greater Onitsha Foundation (GOF) has urged Nigerians not be discouraged by the recent postponement and still...
We promised change but not in four years, says Fashola
The All Progressives Congress (APC) promised Nigerians would witness change but never said the agenda would be attained within any time frame...
CACOL urges BOI to comply with PCC, compensate firm
The Centre for Anti-Corruption and Open Leadership (CACOL) has urged the Bank of Industry (BoI) to pay N18m compensation recommended by the Public Complaints Commission (PCC) to Frederickson Co. Ltd.