… As anti-graft agencies urged to probe alleged extortion by Reps Ad-Hoc Committee
Nigerians have sustained calls for removing Minister of Arts, Culture and Creative Economy Hannatu Musawa from President Bola Tinubu’s cabinet following controversies surrounding her National Youths Service Corps (NYSC) Certificate and violation of the law.
Whereas anti-graft agencies have been urged to investigate alleged extortion by members of the House of Representatives committee probing job racketeering in Ministries, Departments and Agencies (MDAs).
No fewer than 19 states in Nigeria have been criticized for undermining fiscal transparency following their inability to publish details of procurement processes and contract awards on open contracting portals.
While governors of affected states have been urged to promote accountability and transparency in dispensing public funds.
… urge Govt to beam searchlight on corruption at subnational
Federal and state governments in Nigeria have been alerted following a spate of forgery cases and disregard of due process in certificate of origin issuance at Local Government Area (LGA) offices across the country.
… as journalists urge incoming govt to partner media on anti-corruption
Against the growing concern by stakeholders that press freedom in Nigeria is threatened by broadcast regulations, the National Broadcasting Commission (NBC) says its disciplinary measures and sanctions on erring broadcasting stations are not aimed at gagging the media.