E-Payment Tech & Solutions Economy News Extra Latest News Manufacturing Planning & Economic Development Professionals & HR Devt. Technology Telecomms

NITDA, ICPC Open Hackathon Application To Curb Financial Frauds In MDAs

The National Information Technology Development Agency (NITDA) in collaboration with the Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC), has opened the 2022 Hackathon application to address Illicit Financial Flows (IFFs) in federal ministries, departments and agencies (MDAs). Hackathon is an event in which a large number of people meet to engage in collaborative […]

Banking Budgeting Crime & Judiciary Matters Economy News Extra Latest News Political Economy

NDIC Seeks Stronger Ties With ICPC On NACS’ Implementation

The Nigeria Deposit Insurance Corporation (NDIC) has advocated the need for stronger collaboration between it and the Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC) on the implementation of the National Anti-Corruption Strategy (NACS) in the corporation. The corporation’s Chairman, Mrs. Ronke Sokefun, was quoted in a statement by the Director, Communication and Public […]

E-Payment Tech & Solutions Economy News Extra Investments/Capital Market Latest News Political Economy Privatisation & Commerce Technology Telecomms

5G Auction: We are unaware of Tinubu’s link with Mafab Communications – NCC

The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) has debunked insinuations in some media reports that it was aware of the involvement of Senator Bola Ahmed Tinubu  in Mafab Communications Limited, one of the two winners in the just ended the 5G spectrum auction, saying that such claims are figment of imagination of the affected media houses. The […]

Crime & Judiciary Matters Economy News Extra Latest News Revenue Taxation

ICPC Drags 2,000 Firms Into Tax Net – Owasanoye

The Chairman of the Commission, Prof. Bolaji Owasanoye, has disclosed that in furtherance of its mandate to curb corrupt practices at all levels of governance in Nigeria, the Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC) has dragged about 2,000 companies into the country’s tax net. Owasanoye made this disclosure on Tuesday in Abuja […]

Economy News Extra Latest News Oil & Gas Political Economy Revenue

NEITI, ICPC Partner On Extractive Industries’ Anti-Corruption Drive

The Nigeria Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative (NEITI) and the Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC) have agreed to cooperate on anti-corruption crusade in the nation’s extractive industries. A statement issued on the partnership of the two agencies by NEITI’s Head, Communications and Advocacy, Mrs. Obiageli Onuorah, on Wednesday indicated that under the […]

Banking Economy News Extra Latest News National Assembly Picture Speaks

During The Joint Session Of The Senate Committee On Banking, Insurance And Other Financial Institutions, Capital Market And ICT And Cyber Crime On The Ban On Cryptocurrency In Nigeria At The National Assembly

L- R: Chairman Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC), Prof. Bolaji Owasanoye, Executive Commissioner, Legal and Enforcement Securities and Exchange Commission, Mr Reginald Karawusa, Director General SEC Mr Lamido Yuguda and CBN Governor Mr Godwin Emefiele during the Joint Session of the Senate Committee on Banking, Insurance and other Financial Institutions, Capital […]

Banking Budgeting Economy News Extra Foreign Latest News Planning & Economic Development Political Economy

UN Panel Seeks Global Support For Financial Integrity

The United Nations High-Level Panel on International Financial Accountability, Transparency and Integrity for Achieving the 2030 Agenda (FACTI Panel) has solicited global support to strengthen financial integrity for sustainable development. The call was among the 14 recommendations made by the UN panel at the launch of its new report titled “Financial Integrity for Sustainable Development”. […]

Banking Crime & Judiciary Matters Economy News Extra Investments/Capital Market Latest News National Assembly Technology Telecomms

Virtual Assets, Cryptocurrencies Risky For Nigeria – ICPC Boss

The Chairman of the Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC), Prof. Bolaji Owasanoye has lent his voice against cryptocurrencies and virtual assets transactions in Nigeria, describing them as risky for the country. Owasanoye expressed this view before the Senate Committee on Banking, Insurance and Other Financial Institutions during its hearing on the […]

Economy News Extra Latest News Political Economy Revenue Revenue Agencies Tax

RMAFC Vows To Recover Unremitted Revenue From Defaulting MDAs

The Revenue Mobilisation Allocation and Fiscal Commission (RMAFC) has unveiled plans to carry out a nationwide verification and reconciliation exercise on revenue inflows and remittances from relevant organizations to the appropriate government treasury covering a four year period (Jan 2016 – Dec 2019) with a view to compelling defaulting MDAs to remit such revenue to […]

Crime & Judiciary Matters Economy News Extra Insurance & Pension Latest News

We Have Zero Tolerance For Corruption In Our Operations – NDIC Boss

The Managing Director of Nigeria Deposit Insurance Corporation (NDIC), Mr Umaru Ibrahim, has restated the corporation’s zero tolerance for corruption and all forms of malpractices in the implementation of its mandate and activities. Giving the assurance during the inauguration of four new members to the corporation’s Anti-Corruption and Transparency Unit (ACTU) by the Chairman of […]