The ICPC Zonal Commissioner for Rivers and Bayelsa States, Ekere Usiere, gave the admonition on Wednesday.
The anti-graft agency arraigned the former Provost in court for contracts fraud amounting to N285 million.
It warned that if the national cybersecurity programme was not effectively funded, the gains of the digital economy would be defeated.
The new Secretary made the call when he took over from his predecessor, Prof. Musa Usman Abubakar.
The spokesperson of the ICPC, Asuka Ogugua, disclosed this in a statement she issued on Monday in Abuja.
Governor Akeredolu and Prof. Owasanoye made this known on Thursday in Akure, Ondo State, at the commissioning of the anti-graft agency’s prototype State office building by the governor.
The Independent Corrupt Practices and other related offences Commission (ICPC) Wednesday in Ilorin began the tracking of N1.802 billion executive projects in Kwara.
Sa’idu Yahaya, the Team Leader, on Monday announced it would be inspecting projects across various sectors.
The website of the Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission ICPC, (www.icpc.gov.ng) has again emerged overall best in the 2023 ranking of all Federal Government Ministries, Departments and Agencies’ websites by the Bureau of Public Service Reforms (BPSR).
A statement said the sixth phase of the exercise will commence on October 16, 2023 across 24 states in the six geopolitical zones.
A civil rights group, Accountable Leadership for Better Nigeria has advised the Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission against toeing the path of injustice and jeopardy against the Chief Medical Director, CMD, of the University College Hospital, Ibadan, Professor Jesse Otegbayo.
The ICPC boss made the call at the ongoing Annual General Conference of the NBA in Abuja.
The Spokesperson of the ICPC, Azuka Ogugua, made the development known in a statement she issued on Friday.
Job Racketeering: ICPC commences investigations on Premium Times, Gagdi petitions
The House of Representatives Ad hoc committee investigating alleged job racketeering by Ministries, Departments and Agencies has written to the Independent Corrupt Practices and other related offences Commission to investigate allegations of bribery and extortion made against the lawmakers.
The Chairman of Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC), Prof. Bolaji Owasanoye, has called on the Nigerian Bar Association (NBA) and legal practitioners to collaborate with law enforcement agencies to curb money laundering and terrorism financing.
The Chairman of the Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission, Prof. Bolaji Owasanoye (SAN), has called on legal practitioners and members of the Nigerian Bar Association to work in tandem with law enforcement agencies to curb money laundering and terrorism financing.
This is sequel to an invitation sent to the PCACC and its officials by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Independent Corrupt Practices Commission (ICPC) and Code of Conduct Bureau, respectively, to answer questions over the administration of the commission from 2011 to date.
He made this disclosure on Thursday in Abuja at the one-day hybrid sensitisation workshop on the published “Guidelines for Private Sector Response to Illicit Financial Flow (IFF) Vulnerabilities in Nigeria” organised by the Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC).
The gathering is a one-day hybrid sensitization workshop on the published “Guidelines for Private Sector Response to IFF Vulnerabilities in Nigeria”, scheduled to hold on 17th August, 2023, at the Ultra-modern Auditorium of the ICPC in Abuja.