Anti-graft: Nigerian elite frustrated – Presidency

Anti-graft: Nigerian elite frustrated – Presidency

The Presidency said yesterday that the nation’s elite were attacking President Muhammadu Buhari in the media because they were frustrated by the ongoing anti-graft war. The Senior Special Assistant to the President on Media and Publicity, Garba Shehu, in a statement, said the Presidency would not allow them to frustrate the fight against corruption. He […]

Suspend all officials involved – Buhari tells Osinbajo panel

President Muhammadu Buhari has mandated the presidential panel probing the allegations against the suspended Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Babachir Lawal and the Director-General of the National Intelligence Agency, Ayo Oke, to suspend all government officials linked to both cases.

Suspend all officials involved – Buhari tells Osinbajo panel

President Muhammadu Buhari has mandated the presidential panel probing the allegations against the suspended Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Babachir Lawal and the Director-General of the National Intelligence Agency, Ayo Oke, to suspend all government officials linked to both cases. A top Presidency source told our correspondent yesterday that Buhari on Friday authorised […]

Kano Emirate under investigation over alleged questionable expenditure

The Kano State Public Complaints and Anti-Corruption Commission has opened an investigation into the accounts of the Kano Emirate Council over allegations of ‘questionable expenditures’ running into billions of naira over a short period of time, Daily Trust on Sunday gathered yesterday.

Kano Emirate under investigation over alleged questionable expenditure

…Kano  emirate under  probe …Asks For Cash Books, Payment Vouchers ..Commission Acting on Petitions – Kano Govt …We’ll Take a Stand in Due Course – Walin Kano The Kano State Public Complaints and Anti-Corruption Commission has opened an investigation into the accounts of the Kano Emirate Council over allegations of ‘questionable expenditures’ running into billions […]

Presidency seeks ways to strengthen Whistle Blower policy

Presidency seeks ways to strengthen Whistle Blower policy

The Presidency has commenced efforts to strengthen the mechanism of the Whistleblower policy following breakthroughs in the war against corruption and unaccounted wealth. The Senior Special Assistant to the President on Media and Publicity, Malam Garba Shehu, said the enthusiastic response of Nigerians to the whistle blower policy has boosted the tempo of the anti […]

Anti-corruption war now a laughing stock, says Fayose

Anti-corruption war now a laughing stock, says Fayose

Kamarudeen Ogundele, Ado Ekiti The Ekiti State Governor, Ayodele Fayose, has said the way funds were being recovered in hidden places in Nigeria with no traceable owners was mocking mockery of the anti-corruption war of the Federal Government. The governor also said it was absurd for the Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, […]

Looters burying stolen funds in forests, burial grounds – FG

The Federal Government says its anti corruption agencies have been inundated with information of how looters have resorted to burying stolen funds in their backyards, deep forests and burial grounds.

Looters burying stolen funds in forests, burial grounds – FG

The Federal Government says its anti corruption agencies have been inundated with information of how looters have resorted to burying stolen funds in their backyards, deep forests and burial grounds. The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, who disclosed this in a statement issued on Sunday in Lagos, said the whistle blower policy […]

EFCC: Comedy of Discoveries and Bastardisation of the Anti-Corruption War

Ever since the whistle blowing policy of the federal government was announced in December of 2016, there has been a frenzy of activities in the anti-corruption sector of the economy. While many have been excited by these activities, others have approached the issue with deserving skepticism.

EFCC: Comedy of Discoveries and Bastardisation of the Anti-Corruption War

By Jude Ndukwe Ever since the whistle blowing policy of the federal government was announced in December of 2016, there has been a frenzy of activities in the anti-corruption sector of the economy. While many have been excited by these activities, others have approached the issue with deserving skepticism. This is because a majority of […]

SERAP opens toll-free hotline against corruption in education and electricity sectors

SERAP opens toll-free hotline against corruption in education and electricity sectors

Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has established “toll-free Hotline also called BRIBEline which aims to provide anonymous and confidential channel of advice and assistance to victims and witnesses of cases of corruption such as bribes solicited by officials or quasi-official bodies in the education and electricity sectors.” In the public statement today signed by […]

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