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ICPC, theatre practitioners align against graft.

TO boost the war against corruption, the Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC) is joining the Association of Nigerian Theatre Practitioners to produce an advocacy film that will depict its evils in the country. The National film project is titled “The efficacy of law.” Resident Consultant for ICPC on Media, Mr. Folu […]

ICPC detains Alao-Akala's aides over N6.5bn fraud

The Independent Corrupt Practices and related offences Commission on Wednesday detained two commissioners in the administration of a former governor of Oyo State, Chief Adebayo Alao-Akala. They are being held at the ICPC headquarters in Abuja as investigations into the Alao-Akala administration continues. Our correspondent learnt that the former commissioner in charge of commerce and […]

ICPC arrests judge over bribery, to try agencies' ex-chiefs

THE Independent Corrupt Practices and other related offences Commission (ICPC) has arrested a Magistrate’s Court judge in Enugu for demanding and receiving bribe from a surety.         . ICPC said the judge, with the Enugu North Local Council Magistrate’s Court, was brought to its headquarters on Friday for interrogation. Its Head of Public Enlightenment, Mike Sowe, […]

Jonathan appoints ICPC acting chairman

President Goodluck Jonathan has approved the appointment of Alhaji Bako Abdullahi, as acting Chairman of the Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission  (ICPC),until  the appointment of a substantive Chairman. The appointment was contained in a statement by the Special Adviser to the President on Media and Publicity, Reuben Abati. Abdullahi, the most senior […]

IMF to help ICPC in anti-corruption campaign

The International Monetary Fund (IMF) said it would collaborate with the Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC) in fighting corruption in Nigeria. IMF officials, who visited ICPC headquarters in Abuja, said the body will enhance the relationship between the commission and the Nigerian Financial Intelligence Unit (NFIU) for the sustenance of anti-corruption […]

5 customs officers in ICPC net over forgery

Five senior customs officers are being interrogated by the Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC) over their alleged involvement in the issuance of fake documents to release containers of PHCN equipment worth N15 billion. Daily Trust reliably gathered that the containers were said to have been donated by the Iranian government to […]

Alleged $20m scam: Panic in NDDC over arrest, release of MD

Palpable tension and fear have gripped the top echelon of the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC) following last Friday’s arrest and interrogation of the Managing Director, Mr Chibuzor Ugwoha, by the Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC). Ugwoha’s arrest on Friday  followed allegations that he used a forged resolution of the NDDC’s […]