ICPC traces $919,000 to officials of Port Harcourt Federal High Court
The Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC) said it has traced the sum of USD919,202.07 - N450 million to bank accounts belonging to officials of the Federal High Court in Port Harcourt, Rivers State. ICPC Spokesperson, Azuka Ogugua, who disclosed this in Abuja, said that commission acted on a petition instituted against…
We need executive approval to bear arms -FRSC
Dr Boboye Oyeyemi, Corps Marshal, Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC), has said that the corps would require the executive approval of President Muhammadu Buhari to bear arms.
Tambuwal to sponsor bill against malicious petitions on corruption
Sokoto State Governor, Aminu Waziri Tambuwal, has hinted that he will sponsor a bill in the National Assembly to end malicious petitions on corruption to the Independent Corrupt Practices
Court fixes Feb. 24, 2021 to hear whistleblower’s N100m suit against ICPC
The Federal High Court, Abuja, has fixed Feb. 24, 2021, for hearing in a N100 million suit filed by a whistleblower, George Davidson, against the ICPC.
Unite against corruption, ICPC tells Nigerians
The Independent Corrupt Practices Commission (ICPC) has called for national unity in the fight against corruption and other sharp practices in the country. Prof. Bolaji Owasanoye made the call during a courtesy visit by a delegation of the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) led by its Managing Director, Mr Buki Ponle, to the commission’s headquarters…
Stakeholders decry women’s exclusion, hoarding of palliatives
A group of stakeholders has lamented the hardships Nigerian women experienced during the lockdown and are still experiencing since they were mostly excluded during the sharing of palliatives by the government at all levels. They also decried the ‘corrupt action’ of state governors who hoarded palliatives meant for Nigerians, forcing them to break into warehouses…
Budget Office disturbed by inability of 428 agencies to pay November salary
Director-General of Budget Office, Ben Akabueze, has expressed concern that some 428 agencies would not be able to pay November salary. Appearing before the Senate Committee on Public Account to interface on the new minimum wage
Ruling family asks EFCC to investigate Oniru monarch
The Omowunmi Abisogun ruling house of Iruland, Lagos has called on the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) to investigate Oba Omogbolahan Lawal, the Oniru of Iruland...