Independent Corrupt Practices and other related offences Commission
26 Oct 2019
The suspended Chairman of the Special Presidential Panel for the Recovery of Public Property, Okoi Obono-Obla, has faulted the recent action of the Independent Corrupt Practices and other related offences Commission (ICPC), wherein he was declared wanted, saying it was meant to ridicule and embarrass him.
23 Oct 2019
Another set of 26 officials of the Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) has been arrested for alleged extortion of motorists in different parts of the country.
22 Oct 2019
The Federal High Court, Abuja has given the Independent Corrupt Practices and other related Offences Commission (ICPC) a final chance to produce its remaining two witnesses in the ongoing trial of the Director-General of the National Broadcasting Commission (NBC), Ishaq Kawu Modibbo, Pinnacle Communications Limited and two others over a digital switch deal.
14 Sep 2019
The Independent Corrupt Practices and other Related Offences Commission (ICPC), yesterday, confirmed that the properties of Amani Pinnick, President of the Nigeria Football Federation located in Parkview Estate Lagos and that of the Second Vice President of the football Federation, Shehu Dikko, located in Abuja have been marked for further investigation.
2 Sep 2019
From personal interest to lack of political will, the all-important enactment that would strengthen fiscal laws, provide undeniable evidence of a breach of public trust and effective anti-corruption war, has remained in limbo.
24 Aug 2019
The Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC) has said it was yet to receive any court suit from the suspended chairman of the Special Presidential Investigation Panel on the Recovery of Public Property (SPIP), Okoi Obono-Obla to challenge his probe.
22 Jul 2019
The Independent Corrupt Practices and other Related Offences Commission (ICPC) is to prosecute vice-chancellors guilty of mobilizing unqualified candidates for the mandatory one-year National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) programme.
7 Jun 2019
Independent Corrupt Practices and other related offences Commission (ICPC) has crushed a syndicate that specialises in swindling unsuspecting members of the public in Adamawa State through offers of non-existing jobs and contracts. The raid, which followed a report from the state’s former Attorney General and Commissioner for Justice, Bala Sanda to ICPC, led to the…
17 Apr 2019
A Lagos High Court sitting in Ikeja yesterday struck out the suit filed by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) against the embattled former Federal High Court Judge, Justice Rita Ofili-Ajumogobia, saying it lacked jurisdiction to entertain the suit.
29 Nov 2018
Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC) has arrested one Emmanuel Eneji, for claiming to be a former employee of the defunct Nigeria Airways. Spokesperson to the ICPC, Rasheedat Okoduwa disclosed this in a statement yesterday in Abuja. She said Eneji was arrested at the Ministry of Finance, Abuja, and venue of the…
14 Nov 2018
The Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC) will on Monday, Nov. 19 arraign a former lecturer of the Obafemi Awolowo University (OAU), Ile-Ife, Prof. Richard Akindele, at the Federal High Court, Osogbo. He is to be arraigned for allegedly demanding sex from one of his students, Ms Monica Osagie, in order to…
7 Nov 2018
The Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC) and the Chartered Institute of Taxation of Nigeria (CITN) have strengthened their ties with the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding to collaborate on training of officers of the commission. The signing of the MoU, which was effected at the commission’s headquarters, was witnessed by…
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Director-General of the World Trade Organisation (WTO), Dr. Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, has lamented that the sharp increase in food and energy prices, which was triggered by the Russian/Ukraine war, has created food security problems for developing countries.
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The African Union Commission (AUC), Economic Commission for Africa (ECA) and Afreximbank have jointly established a task force to develop a harmonised methodology for informal cross-border trade data collection.
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In a move to improve dairy production in the country, the Federal Executive Council (FEC), through the former Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development, Dr. Mohammad Abubakar, recently, approved the National Dairy Policy to guide the dairy sub-sectors value chain.
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It is not every time you get rapturous moments from book reading. The recent book party by leading foreign cultural centre in Nigeria, Goethe Institute, on May 27, coincidentally, Nigeria’s Children's Day, was an immersive experience that would not be forgotten in a hurry, as guests were bathed in good music and poetry. The drum ensemble, led by Ayantunji, provided cathartic equivocation of visual and audial performance of literature.