Tag: icpc

Mazi EmekaApril 23, 2016

Imo, Zamfara, Enugu, diverted bailout funds

The Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC), On Friday, disclosed that 16 states were yet to make ...

Dele BenjaminApril 16, 2016

61 houses seized from female civil servant – ICPC boss

The Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission ‘seized 61 houses’ from a female public servant during the course ...

Kolapo OlapojuFebruary 10, 2016

Otedola listed as ‘second prosecution witness’ in Farouk Lawan’s bribery trial

Billionaire oil and business magnate, Femi Otedola, will testify for the prosecution in the ongoing ‘bribery’ trial of a former ...

Janeth JNovember 13, 2015

N292 million purportedly found in account of retired permanent secretary

N292 million has been traced to the account of one of the recently retired permanent secretaries, by the Independent Corrupt ...

Kolapo OlapojuNovember 2, 2015

Why EFCC, ICPC fail to successfully prosecute corrupt politicians – CJN

The Chief Justice of Nigeria, CJN, Justice Mahmud Mohammed, has explained the reason behind the failure of the nation’s anti-graft ...

Kolapo OlapojuOctober 10, 2015

Spies reportedly assigned by ICPC to monitor state governors

It is believed that the Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission has assigned operatives to monitor state government that ...

Janeth JSeptember 17, 2015

ICPC, NLC to monitor release of bailout funds by state governors

The Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) has said it will work with the Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission ...

Janeth JSeptember 4, 2015

THE 2015 TRACKLIST: EFCC lacks power to probe Amaechi | Buhari, Osinbajo declares assets | Why Marilyn Ogar was sacked | More stories

How Union bank milked Buhari’s asset declaration on twitter. YNaija Ogbemudia says uproar over PMB 100 days in office is ...

Kolapo OlapojuSeptember 4, 2015

Why EFCC, ICPC may have no power to probe Amaechi

And here we were believing that the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission could probe any former government official. But it appears ...

Janeth JSeptember 2, 2015

ICPC begins probing Amaechi, Chime and Kwankwaso’s tenure

Some former governors are now under the radar. Vanguarr reports that the independent Corrupt Practices and other offences Commission (ICPC) ...

Janeth JSeptember 2, 2015

THE 2015 TRACKLIST: Buhari sued over appointment, Fernandez dead, Dasuki gets bail, More stories

Lawyer sues Buhari over South-East exclusion in appointments. YNaija Buhari vows to strengthen EFCC, ICPC. This Day Presidency tells of ...

Janeth JAugust 22, 2015

28 permanent secretaries are on ICPC watch list

Still on the anti-corruption war in the country, there are strong indications that the Independent Corrupt Practices and Related Offences ...

Janeth JAugust 22, 2015

No escape! Buhari plans to set up special courts for looters

The Federal Government is apparently serious over the prosecution of corrupt people in the country. It is believed that the FG ...

Janeth JAugust 13, 2015

THE 2015 TRACKLIST: Senators disagree over pay cut, Police bar journalists from tribunal, PDP drags Amaechi to EFCC, More stories

Amosun sacks 6 education workers, 1 teacher for this reason. YNaija Four killed in helicopter crash in Lagos. This Day ...

Kolapo OlapojuAugust 13, 2015

What happened when Onyeka Onwenu was questioned by ICPC on Monday

Legendary singer, Onyeka Onwenu, was a guest of the Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission, on Monday, August 10. ...

Janeth JAugust 12, 2015

THE 2015 TRACKLIST: GEJ’s kinsmen decamps to APC, Onwenu obliged ICPC, NNPC reduces top management, More stories

Lalong gives Jang two weeks ultimatum to return stolen monies. Premium Times ICPC directs Okiro to refund N133 million. This ...

Kolapo OlapojuAugust 10, 2015

Buhari instructs EFCC, ICPC to find funds stolen under Jonathan

President Muhammadu Buhari has instructed the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission and the Independent Corrupt Practices and other Related Offences ...

Kolapo OlapojuAugust 3, 2015

N1.5bn goes missing from account of Ministry of Niger Delta Affairs

N1.5 billion has been dubiously withdrawn from the account of the Ministry of Niger Delta Affairs with the Central Bank ...

Janeth JJuly 15, 2015

ICPC ‘takes Godsday Orubebe to court for alleged N605m fraud’

Former Niger Delta Affairs Minister, Godsday Orubebe, has been interrogated by the Independent Corrupt Practices and other Related Ofeneces Commission ...

Janeth JJuly 10, 2015

ICPC takes Niger Delta ministry directors to court over N605m fraud

The Independent Corrupt Practices and other related Offences Commission (ICPC) has charged five directors of the Ministry of Niger Delta ...

Emmanuel ChidiogoApril 20, 2015

Opinion: Now is the time to fight corruption and strengthen our institutions

by Ogundana Michael Politicians will say whatever it takes to get elected. Every one of them swears they’ll be less ...

Kolapo OlapojuMarch 2, 2015

We’ve exposed 45,000 ghost workers in the Finance Ministry – ICPC claims

by James Sambo The Independent Corrupt Practices and other related offences Commission has revealed that it has so far uncovered 45,000 ...

Kolapo OlapojuNovember 18, 2014

Judge withdraws from Farouk Lawan’s $620,000 bribery case

by James Sambo On Tuesday, 17 November, Justice Adebukola Banjoko withdrew from the $620,000 bribery charges instituted against a former ...

Emmanuel ChidiogoSeptember 2, 2014

Dear ICPC, beware of dubious politicians…Governor Amosun sounds warning

by Mayowa Aboah The governor of Ogun State, Ibikunle Amosun, has advised the Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences ...

May 31, 2014

Rudolf Okonkwo: President Jonathan’s greatest speech

by Rudolf Okonkwo   Tomorrow, I will publicly release my assets declaration forms that I submitted to the ICPC. And ...

March 26, 2014

Opinion: Buhari is Jonathan’s worst nightmare ahead of 2015

by Daniel Ojeh It implies that ceteris paribus , Buhari has assurance of up to 24 million votes already ahead ...

March 17, 2014

Bayo Oluwasanmi: Nigeria is a nation of horror show

by Bayo Oluwasanmi Our legislators are not disturbed that the youth are unprepared for the technocracy of modern economy. The ...

December 25, 2013

Why Jonathan has dragged Obasanjo to Human Rights Commission

by Oke Efagene President Goodluck Jonathan has submitted himself to the National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) yesterday for probe over ...

December 15, 2013

Duro Onabule: When (even) Tambuwal joins the free for all against Jonathan

by Duro Onabule Addressing members of Nigerian Bar Association, Speaker Tambuwal was loudly cheered because he was at home among ...

December 1, 2013

Tonnie Iredia: Is corruption in Nigeria just a mere perception? I think not!

by Tonnie Iredia The second point is the argument that corruption in Nigeria is over exaggerated by some unpatriotic citizens; ...

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