Tag: Bribery

Nigeria has dropped two places on the 2019 corruption perception index

Transparency International has said Nigeria has dropped two places on the 2019 corruption perception index. According to the report which was released on Thursday, Nigeria is now ranked 146 out of the 180 countries considered. The country scored 26 out of 100 points, a drop from the 27 points that[Read More…]

IGP Arase Vows To Rid The Police Of Every Inducements That Lure Policemen Into Bribery

The Inspector-General of Police, IGP Solomon Arase on Monday vowed to rid the force of every inducements that lure policemen into bribery and corruption, which has brought the law enforcement agency to disrepute in recent times. Arase, who disclosed this in Umuahia, the Abia state capital, while addressing officers and[Read More…]

Buhari Reportedly Orders Fresh Investigations Into The Siemens & Halliburton Bribery Scandal

The Federal Government (FG) has ordered a fresh review of the Siemens and Halliburton cases, Daily Trust has gathered. Former Managing Director and Director of Finance of Siemens Nigeria Ltd, Mr. Edward Seidel and Mr. Klaus Gilbert respectively in collaboration with some consultants bribed top Nigerian officials to the tune[Read More…]

Former Georgian PM Sentenced To Five-Year Jail Term For Bribery

NAN Former Georgian Prime Minister, Vano Merabishvili was on Monday sentenced to five years in jail over charges of bribery, misappropriation of public funds and abuse of office. Merabishvili became prime minister in July 2012 and held the position for only four months because his United National Movement party lost[Read More…]