Category Archives: Corruption

Former Minister Fani-Kayode Challenges Court Jurisdiction

Mr. Fani-Kayode’s lawyers made the request during the re-arraignment of the former aviation minister alongside Senator Nenadi Usman, who are standing trial for fraud to the tune of N4.6 billion. Full story


Posted by Amaka, 21 June 2017

Nigeria: Senate orders committee to start treating petitions on corruption

The Senate has expanded the responsibilities of one its Committees to include taking petitions from members of the public on allegations of corrupt practices in any government establishment across the country. Full story


Posted by Hussaini Ali June 20, 2017

Reactions trail recall of judges accused of corruption

The House of Representatives has summoned former minister of Finance, Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, as well as her successor, Kemi Adeosun. They are to appear over alleged abuse and breach of the Procurement Act, 2007 as the House committee overseeing the act said they must appear on Tuesday, June 6. Full story


Posted by Amaka, 5 June 2017

Corrupt serving, ex-officials at war with Buhari’s government – Osinbajo

Acting President, Yemi Osinbajo, on Monday confirmed that corrupt former and current officials have declared war against the anti-corruption efforts of the Muhammadu Buhari administration. He spoke in Abuja at the Conference on Promoting International Co-operation in Combating Illicit Financial Flows and Enhancing Asset Recovery to Foster Sustainable Development. Full story


Posted by Amaka, 5 June 2016

Is 10 per cent corruption?

With the recent unearthing of more corruption scandals in the public sector, the average Nigerian is repelled by the grand levels of corruption that exists at the highest level of Government/Private sector. It is very easy as usual to point fingers to the few that have been caught and for the rest of us to pretend as if we are not part of the mess of corruption that has taken over our country. Full story


Posted by Hussaini Ali  April 25, 2017

Nigeria: Anti-Corruption War – FG Seeks Review of CCT, Tax Laws

THE Federal Government yesterday directed the Nigerian Law Reform Commission, NLRC, to review statutes relating to the Code of Conduct Tribunal, CCT, and the Tax Appeal Tribunal, so as to reposition the institutions to be “more efficient, effective and alive to their responsibilities.” Full story


Posted by Amaka, 25 April 2017