"As the international community strives to achieve the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) by 2015 and forge an agenda for economic and social progress in the years beyond, addressing the problem of corruption becomes all the more urgent." - Ban Ki-moon. Message for International Anti-Corruption Day, 9 December 2012 2012 Theme: Act Against Corruption Today Corruption is a complex social,…
To condemn the execution of nine persons including one woman by the Gambian government on the 23rd day of August 2012. We view this as a flagrant disregard of the rule of law. Section 18 of the 1997 constitution of the Gambian provides that the death sentence shall not be imposed for any offence unless the sentence is prescribed by law and the offence involves violence, or the administration of…
Nigerian lawmakers to probe Swiss oil fraud
Nigerian lawmakers say their country's oil business must be investigated after an international watchdog group alleged that Nigerian and Swiss traders may be complicit in defrauding the Nigerian public of billions of dollars.
Nigeria's parliament…Read More
The Senate Committee on Public Accounts
last week revealed how the Federal Government under President Olusegun
Obasanjo; his successor, the late President Umaru Musa Yar'Adua and
current President Goodluck Jonathan grossly abused public funds from
some Special Funds Accounts to the tune of over a…Read More
The Rivers State Government and it's governor must surely be taken aback by the emerging facts and the damning implications as controversy surrounding the status of the aircraft- Bombardier BD 700 Express jet owned by the State Government heightened today.
As reported on elombah.com, the Ministry…Read More
Illegally Withdrew N1.04 Trillion From Special Funds Account In 10yrs - Channels TV
The senate has accused the executive of withdrawing money from the Special Funds Account (SFA) from 2002 till 2012 without due process and appropriate financial practice.
Chairman, Senate Committee on Public…Read More