Tag archive for ‘ICPC’
By admin On Monday, June 10th, 2019

Delta Rep, Mutu Ebomo In Trouble For Allegedly Parading Fake Certificates

Mutu Ebomo LAGOS JUNE 10TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Independent Corrupt Practices and other Related Offences Commission has begun an investigation of the lawmaker representing Delta State in the House of Representatives, More...

By admin On Monday, July 30th, 2018

Activist Drags Delta Court Officials To ICPC For Allegedly Demanding N500,000 Bribe

LAGOS JULY 30TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Child rights activist, Comrade Ighorhiowhunu Aghogho has told the Independent Corrupt Practices and other related offences Commission, ICPC, that some officials of the Delta State More...

By admin On Wednesday, October 26th, 2016

Buhari Fires ICPC Boss

Ekpo Nta LAGOS OCTOBER 26TH (URHOBOTODAY)- Mr. Nta Expo, Chairman of the Independent Corrupt Practices and other related offences Commission, ICPC, may have been sacked by President Muhammadu Buhari. Report monitored More...

By admin On Sunday, February 7th, 2016
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Buhari’s Anti Corruption War Should Start from Himself-Obasanjo

Buhari and Obasanjo LAGOS FEBRUARY 7TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Former president, Chief Olusegun Obasanjo, has asked President Muhammadu Buhari to begin his anti-corruption crusade with himself, the vice president, the Senate More...

By admin On Monday, November 2nd, 2015

Heavy Knocks for Buhari’s Anti-Corruption War

Buhari LAGOS OCTOBER 2ND (URHOBOTODAY)-As President Muhammadu Buhari’s fight against corruption continues, anti-graft agencies struggle to convince Nigerians that it is not selective, Gbenor Adeoye writes. Many More...

By admin On Thursday, September 17th, 2015

Court Bars ICPC, EFCC, SSS, Others from Arresting, Probing Ex- Amnesty Boss, Kuku

Kingsley Kuku LAGOS SEPTEMBER 17TH (URHOBOTODAY)-A federal high court has barred security agencies and anti-corruption bodies from arresting or probing the former Coordinator of Presidential Amnesty Programme, Kingsley More...

By admin On Thursday, September 3rd, 2015

ICPC Set to Put Social Media on Watch List

LAGOS AUGUST 2ND (URHOBOTODAY)-On-line media practitioners and users of the social media platforms would now be on the radar of the Independent Corrupt Practices and other Related offences Commission, ICPC, for More...

By admin On Saturday, August 15th, 2015

Nigerian and The Corruption Albatross

By Alex Atawa-Akpodiete LAGOS AUGUST 15TH (URHOBOTODAY)-What exactly is corruption and who is corrupt? Yes the dictionary defines corruption as “rottenness, putrid matter, impurity, bribery.” Additionally, More...

By admin On Monday, August 10th, 2015

N17m Contract Bribe: Veteran Actress, Onyeka Onwenu Shuns ICPC’s Invitation

Onyeka LAGOS AUGUST 10TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Director-General of the National Centre for Women Development, NCWD, Onyeka Onwenu on Friday refused to honour the invitation of the Independent Corrupt Practices and Other More...

By admin On Wednesday, July 15th, 2015

Orubebe in ICPC Net, Drilled over Alleged N605m Fraud

Godsday Orubebe LAGOS JULY 15TH (URHOBOTODAY)-A former Niger Delta Affairs Minister, Elder Godsday Orubebe, has been quizzed in connection with the ongoing investigation of an alleged N605 million fraud in the Ministry. The More...

By admin On Tuesday, June 30th, 2015

Central Bank of Nigeria, a Monster House of Corruption

By Femi Ayeni LAGOS JUNE 30TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Central Bank of Nigeria [CBN] under the leadership of Godwin Emefiele last week disclosed that it spent over 290billion Naira for its over heads, salaries, traveling, More...

By admin On Monday, March 2nd, 2015

ICPC Uncovers 50 Ministry Contractors with Forged Tax Certificates, Saves N100bn for FG

ICPC Boss, Ekpo Nta LAGOS MARCH 2ND (URHOBOTODAY)-Chairman of the Independent Corrupt Practices and other related offences Commission (ICPC), Mr. Ekpo Nta, revealed at the weekend that the Commission has uncovered More...

By admin On Saturday, February 28th, 2015

Ibori’s conviction cost British govt N4.4bn –Senate

Chief James Ibori LAGOS FEBRUARY 28TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The Chairman, Senate Committee on Drugs, Narcotics, Financial Crimes and anti-corruption, Senator Victor Lar, revealed on Friday that a whopping sum of £14m (N4.4bn) More...

By admin On Thursday, February 12th, 2015

United Kingdom Adopts Anti-Corruption Strategy Similar to ICPC

LAGOS FEBRUARY 12TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The United Kingdom has adopted a new anti- corruption plan with emphasis on preventive measures to stamp out bribery and corruption involving transactions in both the public and More...

By admin On Thursday, January 29th, 2015

Anti-Corruption: ICPC Set to Expose Defaulting Public Institutions

LAGOS JANUARY 29TH (URHOBOTODAY)-As part of efforts towards ensuring compliance with ethical conducts in public institutions, there are strong indications that Nigeria’s Independent Corrupt Practices and other More...

By admin On Friday, January 2nd, 2015

Peter Obi Solicits Support for Jonathan, Says Buhari is too Old to Rule Nigeria

LAGOS JANUARY 2ND (URHOBOTODAY)-Ahead of the 2015 presidential election, Nigerians have been admonished to emulate progressive countries like the United States and United Kingdom which have never elected a president More...

By admin On Friday, May 2nd, 2014

ICPC Drags Delta Deputy Speaker to Court over Alleged Corruption Charges

Delta State Deputy Speaker, Hon Basil Ganagana LAGOS MAY 1ST (URHOBOTODAY)-The Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC) has slammed the Deputy Speaker of the Delta State House of More...

By admin On Tuesday, August 13th, 2013

N1.7bn Contract: Contractor Sues Niger Delta Ministry, Drags Orubebe to EFCC, ICPC, CCB

Elder Godsday Orubebe The Federal Government plan to revoke and re-award a N1.7 billion contract awarded to an indigenous construction company, Chemtronics Limited, four years ago, has run into a hitch. The contractor, More...