Category Archives: Corruption

Supreme Court Justice, 2 Others For Probe Over Alleged Corruption

Supreme Court Justice (name withheld) is to be probed by the National Judicial Council (NJC) along with two Chief Judges of State High Court for their alleged involvement in corrupt practices in the course of discharging their judicial functions. Full story


Posted by Hussaini Ali March 16, 2018


President Muhammadu Buhari declared that Nigeria was committed to fighting corruption forever. Read more at

President Buhari emphasised that the country remained committed to the anti-corruption war “today, tomorrow and the day after tomorrow.”

He spoke in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, where he launched the African Anti-corruption Year 2018 during the opening of the 30th Ordinary Session of the Assembly of Heads of State and Government of the AU, with the theme “Winning the Fight against Corruption: A Sustainable Path to Africa’s Transformation. Full story

Posted by Anyaogu Uluocha 28/01/2018

Former Presidential Candidate Threatens Legal Action To Force Saraki, Others Indicted For Corruption Out Of Office

A former presidential candidate, Dr. Olapade Agoro, has called on the Senate President, Mr. Bukola Saraki, and other public officers indicted for corruption to quit office in the interest of justice. Full story


Posted by Hussaini Ali January 11, 2018

I received list of 1,124 corruption cases before Nigerian courts – CJN Onnoghen

The Chief Justice of Nigeria, Walter Onnoghen, said he has received 1,124 corruption cases from heads of courts of the various jurisdictions across Nigeria. Full story


Posted by Amaka, 3 November 2017

How Nigeria can tackle corruption through transparency in property ownership – Experts

The Africa Network for Environment and Economic Justice, ANEEJ, has proffered the introduction of a Property Verification Number, PVN, as a solution to improved transparency in property ownership in Nigeria Full story


Posted by Amaka, 19 October 2017

Senate to probe Kachikwu’s allegations against Baru, corruption in police

The Senate has set up a committee to conduct a comprehensive investigation on the alleged insubordination and due process abuse made by the Minister of State for Petroleum, Ibe Kachikwu, against the Group Managing Director of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), Maikanti Baru, particularly in the award of contracts worth over $25 billion without board approval. Full story


Posted by Hussaini Ali October 5, 2017

Nigerian government creates special courts for corrupt cases

The Chief Justice of Nigeria (CJN), Walter Onnoghen, has revealed plans to create special courts solely for the purpose of hearing and speedily determining corruption and financial crime cases. Full story


Posted by Hussaini Ali September 20, 2017