Buratai replies SERAP, others over military spending
Chief of Army Staff (COAS), Lt. General Tukur Yusuf Buratai, has responded to the joint Freedom of Information (FoI) request on military spending, especially in the Northeast between 2015 and 2017.
SERAP demands names of fraudulent power projects contractors
Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Babatunde Fashola, has been asked to provide the names and details of contractors that allegedly collected money for electricity projects but failed to execute them, from 1999 to 2018.
SERAP sues Saraki, others for paying Dariye N14.2m in prison
The Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has sued the National Assembly Service Commission (NASC) and...
SERAP sues Buhari over failure to probe Ganduje
A group, Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP), has sued President Muhammadu Buhari for not ordering investigation of the bribery allegations against Governor Abdullahi Ganduje of Kano State as contained in the widely circulated video clips.
Stakeholders decry fiscal malpractices in oil sector
Stakeholders in the country’s oil and gas sector have accused oil companies of deliberately hiding information about the various deals they undertake, with the intention to dodge relevant tax payments. They alleged that some oil firms go abroad to sign deals on oil assets domiciled in Nigeria, and thus deny Nigeria the full details of…
Deploy precision journalism to uncover graft, SERAP urges reporters
Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has charged journalists to utilise the instrumentality of investigation to uncover grand corruption in Nigeria.
Ministry complies with FOI request, reveals spending on water projects
The Ministry of Water Resources has complied with Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP)’s request on Freedom of Information (FoI) by providing detailed information on its spending on water projects at the Federal High Court, Lagos. Consequently, the Minister of Water Resources, Suleiman Adamu, disclosed at the weekend that it has spent billions of naira…
SERAP urges Buhari to prosecute alleged corrupt governors
A human rights group, Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP), has urged President Muhammadu Buhari to prosecute serving and ex-governors allegedly involved in corruption. The group in an open letter, urged him to use his “good offices and leadership position to direct the Attorney General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Abubakar Malami,” to…
Minister seeks more time to account for spending on water project
Minister of Water Resources, Mr. Suleiman Adamu, has urged the Federal High Court in Lagos to “grant the ministry more time within which to compile and furnish the Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) with information on the spending on water, and locations of specific projects, in view of the high volume of the information…
SERAP sues INEC for ‘failure to put Ekiti vote buyers on trial’
The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has been dragged before a Federal High Court, Lagos over alleged “failure to put Ekiti vote buyers on trial.” The commission is also being accused of “not doing something about the allegations of vote buying by both the All Progressives Congress (APC) and the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) during…