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EDUCATION

Certificate Forgery: ICPC docks Ex-Presidential Aide, Obono-Obla

The Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC) has arraigned the former Chairman of the Special Presidential Investigation Panel for Recovery of Public Property (SPIP), Mr. Okoi Ofem Obono-Obla, over allegations of certificate forgery. The Commission, in a two-count charge filed at the Jos Judicial Division of the High Court of Plateau State, maintained its allegations that the former SPIP head presented a fake result with a credit pass in English Literature to the University of Jos, with which he secured admission to read law.

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Certificate Forgery: ICPC docks Ex-Presidential Aide, Obono-Obla

JUSTICE

Today's Headlines: Court Orders Dokpesi’s Removal From EFCC Watch List, ICPC Arraigns Obono-Obla

Court Orders Dokpesi’s Removal From EFCC Watch List A Federal High Court in Abuja Monday ordered removal of the founder of Daar Communications Plc, Raymond Dokpesi, from the watch list of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission. Justice John Tsoho held that there was no justification to continue keeping Dokpesi’s name on the list since there is no criminal charges or allegations pending against him.

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Today's Headlines: Court Orders Dokpesi’s Removal From EFCC Watch List, ICPC Arraigns Obono-Obla

JUSTICE

Certificate Forgery: ICPC secures conviction of NSCDC Officer

The Ogun State High Court has convicted and fined an official of the Nigerian Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC), Mr. Idowu Olumuyiwa Olamide over certificate forgery. The convict was charged before Justice A. A. Akinyemi, by the Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC) for using a forged National Diploma Certificate to secure an upgrade in his office.

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Certificate Forgery: ICPC secures conviction of NSCDC Officer

JUSTICE

ICPC Arraigns Two Suspects for Alleged Fraud and Obtaining by False Pretense

The Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC) has arraigned Mrs. Patricia Eni Hassan and Mr. Zachaeus B. Gana, before Justice Muawiyah Baba Idris of High Court 36 sitting in Nyanya, Federal Capital Territory (FCT), Abuja for alleged fraud and obtaining by false pretence.

  2 months ago ago
ICPC Arraigns Two Suspects for Alleged Fraud and Obtaining by False Pretense

SOCIETY

ICPC reconstitutes ACTU of Federal Ministry of Information and Culture

…charges them to be more passionate about their mandate The Chairman of the Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission, ICPC, Professor Bolaji Owasanoye, SAN has called on the Anti-Corruption and Transparency Unit (ACTU) of the Federal Ministry of Information and Culture to be more active and passionate about their mandate.

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ICPC reconstitutes ACTU of Federal Ministry of Information and Culture

SOCIETY

Kano Anti-Corruption Agency Applauds ICPC’s Projects’ Tracking

The Acting Chairman of the Kano State Anti-Corruption and Public Complaints Commission, Mahmud Balarabe has commended the effort of the Commission on the Constituency and Executive Projects Tracking Initiative, which ensures proper and transparent execution of projects in the country. Mr. Balarabe, who made this statement during an advocacy visit to the Kano state office of the Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC), stated that Kano state Anti-Corruption Commission’s success was dependent upon the quality of support it receives from Nigeria’s pioneer anti-corruption agency, ICPC.

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Kano Anti-Corruption Agency Applauds ICPC’s Projects’ Tracking

JUSTICE

Today's Headlines: Kano Sharia Court Looted N345M; Abba And Others To Appear Before ICPC Over Fraud

(Photos Credit: Google) Kano Sharia Court officials loot N345 million inheritance deposits Officials of Kano State Sharia Court have stolen around N345 million said to have been deposited with the court as part of pending inheritance cases. (Photos Credit: People Gazette) Freedom Radio in Kano reported that the Kano State Public Complaints and Anti-Corruption Commission had already commenced investigation into the matter.

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Today's Headlines: Kano Sharia Court Looted N345M; Abba And Others To Appear Before ICPC Over Fraud

JUSTICE

ICPC arraigns PRODA DG for alleged N23.5 million fraud

The Independent Corrupt Practices and other Related Offences Commission (ICPC) has arraigned the Director-General of Project Development Institute (PRODA) Enugu, Engr. Dr. Charles Agulanna before Hon. Justice Buba Ibrahim of the Federal High Court sitting in Enugu, for allegedly committing procurement fraud.

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ICPC arraigns PRODA DG for alleged N23.5 million fraud

JUSTICE

Federal High Court Fixed November 22 For Hearing Of Saraki's Suits Against EFCC, ICPC

According to "RIPPLES NIGERIA", Justice Anwuli Chikere, of the Federal High Court, Abuja, fixed November 22 for hearing of two separate suits, filed by former senate president, Bukola Saraki, to restrain the EFCC and others from probing him, and seizing his assets.

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Federal High Court Fixed November 22 For Hearing Of Saraki's Suits Against EFCC, ICPC

SOCIETY

An NGO 'Say No Campaign' Recognises ICPC’s Critical Role in Enforcing Accountability

The Program Manager of an NGO, ‘Say No Campaign’, Mr. James Ugochukwu has stated his organization’s desire to identify with the Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC) in recognition of the Commission's critical role in enforcing accountability and transparency in public service spheres.

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An NGO 'Say No Campaign' Recognises ICPC’s Critical Role in Enforcing Accountability

POLITICS

Buhari's recent appointees in ICPC has disputed the alleged claims of nepotism in his appointments

It is the responsibility of the president according to the constitution of the country to make appointments when necessary into the various parastatals of government to ensure the smooth and continuous running of his administration. However, the appointments by President Buhari have been heavily criticized by political critics and analysts citing alleged claims of nepotism.

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Buhari's recent appointees in ICPC has disputed the alleged claims of nepotism in his appointments

JUSTICE

How former Immigration officer landed in ICPC net for forging OND, B.Sc certificates

A former Immigration officer who was said to have forged an Ordinary National Diploma and Bachelor of Science certificates which he used to secure employment was on Tuesday, September 21, arraigned in court by operatives of the Independent Corrupt Practices and other Related Offences Commission (ICPC) in a court of law.

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How former Immigration officer landed in ICPC net for forging OND, B.Sc certificates

SOCIETY

Today's Headlines: Ex-IGP Abba, Others To Appear Before ICPC, Flush Out Bandits From N/Central-Ortom

Photo Credit To Google Ex-IGP Abba, Others To Appear Before ICPC Over Alleged Fraud Former inspector-general of police, IGP Suleiman Abba, will report to the Independent Corrupt Practices and other related offense Commission (ICPC) on Thursday, over alleged financial violation of the Nigeria Police Trust Fund (NPTF).

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Today's Headlines: Ex-IGP Abba, Others To Appear Before ICPC, Flush Out Bandits From N/Central-Ortom

EDUCATION

Fake Doctorate? Another Buhari's Appointee in Big Trouble as PMB Orders ICPC to Go After him.

The former acting director-general of the Federal Institute of Industrial Research (FIIRO), Chima Igwe, have been accused of using a fake doctorate degree certificate for over 18 to years. Mr Chima is under investigation by (ICPC) Independent Corrupt Practices and other related offences Commission.The order was given by President Muhammadu Buhari upon receiving reports of worrisome allegations against the FIIRO's ex-DG.

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Fake Doctorate? Another Buhari's Appointee in Big Trouble as PMB Orders ICPC to Go After him.

POLITICS

ICPC Arraigns Ex- Presidential Aide, Obono- Obla Over Allegations of Certificate Forgery

According to "RIPPLES NIGERIA", Mr. Okoi Obono- Obla, a former presidential aide was arraigned by the Independent Corrupt Practices, Other Related Offences(ICPC) over allegations of certificate forgery. It was gathered by the Ripples Nigeria", that he was charged with two offences before Justice C.L Dabup, of the Jos Judicial Division of the High Court of Plateau State.

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ICPC Arraigns Ex- Presidential Aide, Obono- Obla Over Allegations of Certificate Forgery

ECONOMY-FINANCE

ICPC Finds Empowerment Items For Youth, Women Stored in Warehouse For Two Years

Independent Corrupt Practice and Other Related Crime Commission (ICPC) have uncovered employment articles for youth and women of Oyi Constituency in Anambra State, hidden in a warehouse 2 years ago. This was reported by the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN). The ICPC said it made the discovery during the ongoing Constituency and Executive Projects Tracking Exercise in the state.

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ICPC Finds Empowerment Items For Youth, Women Stored in Warehouse For Two Years

CAREER-JOBS

ICPC Arrest Job Seekers Who Submitted Fake Documents To Become ICPC Agents

Nearly 400,000 people applied for the 180 posts open at the ICPC. The Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC) arrested some job candidates this week who were attempting to gain employment with the agency through deception. During the ongoing recruiting interview process, the applicants presented fake diplomas and academic records, according to a statement released by the agency on Tuesday, September 14, 2021.

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ICPC Arrest Job Seekers Who Submitted Fake Documents To Become ICPC Agents

JUSTICE

ICPC arraigns Ex-NIS officer over certificate fraud

Imam Aminu, a retired Chief Superintendent of Nigeria Immigration Service (NIS), has been prosecuted by the Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC), over alleged forgery of academic certificates. In a four-count charge brought before Honourable Justice A.O. Abong of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) High Court 18, sitting in Gwagwalada, Abuja, the commission averred that the accused person had forged a National Diploma Certificate in Public Administration from the Kaduna State Polytechnic and a Bachelor of Science Degree in Management from the University of Calabar.

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ICPC arraigns Ex-NIS officer over certificate fraud

POLITICS

Pres. Buhari Seeks Senate Confirmation Of ICPC, RMAFC Commissioners.

The reshuffling of the cabinet by Pres. Buhari's administration has become a continuous process as promised. We hope it affects all the sectors in Nigeria especially those that are dormant in discharging their duties but are only heard or seen in Newspapers and Media. According to a report on Leadership Newspaper, President Buhari has written to the Senate seeking the confirmation of five commissioners who will fill the vacancies in the Independent Corrupt Practices and other related offenses Commission (ICPC).

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Pres. Buhari Seeks Senate Confirmation Of ICPC, RMAFC Commissioners.

ECONOMY-FINANCE

Regulate Cryptocurrency Trading Now To Check For High Profile Crimes- ICPC Tells NASS

The Independent Commission on Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offenses has called on the National Assembly to propose a legislation that would regulate the cryptocurrency trade to prevent operators from using it to commit heinous crimes. The anti-corruption agency lamented that kidnappers and bandits are now using this medium to commit high-profile crimes like money laundering and paying ransom for kidnappers.

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Regulate Cryptocurrency Trading Now To Check For High Profile Crimes- ICPC Tells NASS