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Independent Corrupt Practices Commission

9 May
Khamisu Mailantarki, who represented Gombe/Kwami/Funakaye Constituency of Gombe State in House of Representatives, has dumped the All Progressives Congress (APC) for the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP).
28 May 2021
The House of Representatives is taking a significant step at reducing the country’s exposure to Illicit financial flows as well as save the economy from losing a minimum of N5 trillion yearly.
15 Nov 2020
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…
14 Oct 2019
In this revealing interview with AYOYINKA JEGEDE in Uyo, former governor of Akwa Ibom State, Obong Victor Attah, speaks on how to achieve the rebirth Nigerians desperately yearn for through true federalism founded on resource control, spearheaded by the National Assembly
2 Oct 2019
One of the Independent Directors of the League Management Company (LMC), Nduka Irabor, has given a hint on why the Nigerian 2019/2020 football league is yet to commence.
25 Jul 2019
The Managing Director, Asset Management Corporation of Nigeria (AMCON), Ahmed Kuru, has disclosed that political officeholders including ministers and lawmakers (names withheld), are among the 350 Obligors that account for over 80 percent of the N5.5 trillion debts it inherited as a result of non-performing loans (NPLs) in the country.
16 Jul 2019
Chairman of the Independent Corrupt Practices Commission (ICPC), Prof. Bolaji Owasanoye, has been urged to be a good ambassador of the legal profession by ensuring court proceedings are not falsified or misrepresented on the Commission’s official news handle.
26 Nov 2018
Without overlooking other serious socioeconomic challenges bedeviling the nation, corruption appears to be the greatest problem confronting us today. Though neither new nor peculiar to Nigeria, it has observably flowered frighteningly in public life in Nigeria. What has however, made it a reality that Nigerians now worry about is that despite the acclaimed widening steps…
24 Sep 2018
Nigeria is an intriguing nation. A 58- year adult nation that is still crawling like a toddler, while most of its mates are running on sure feet. Many people including political, traditional and religious leaders have expressed their bewilderment with Nigeria’s chronic inability to truly rise. Never mind that a tiny minority including some who…
31 Jul 2018
42 workers that lost their limbs, legs and other parts of human body have been rehabilitated in the past one year, the Managing Director of the Nigeria Social Insurance Trust Fund (NSITF), Adebayo Somefun has said. Speaking when he received the Civil Society Coalition for Transparency in Abuja, the NSITF boss added that apart from…
22 Jun 2016
Justice is the will of the strong and while the strong does what he likes, the weak suffers what he must. This is the most appropriate way to describe the case of Chief Moshood Kashimawo Olawale Abiola ...


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