In preparation for forensic audit of its finances, the NDDC has inaugurated two committees; namely, contract documentation and project assessment.
Social Action, ACoNet To Host Niger Delta Confab On Anti-corruption, Accountability In Public Service
The Civil Society Organizations in Nigeria appears to have taken over the leadership of the country’s Anti-corruption effort with a plethora of strategy based activities targeted at stamping out the cankerworm.
The United Nations System Standing Committee on Nutrition (UNSCN) says coherent policy, good governance and accountability are essential to achieving sustainable nutrition outcomes and that these can only be achieved if nutrition is fully integrated into a range of intergovernmental processes and policies.
Apparently irked by a recent report by the Auditor-General for the Federation (AGF), Anthony Ayine, which further exposed the romp of government agencies in their crass breach of sundry financial regulations, The Punch in a damning editorial this Thursday says the lack of accountability in the management of the public finance in Nigeria is epidemical.
SOCIO-ECONOMIC Rights and Accountability Project, SERAP, has sent a Freedom of Information request to Babatunde Fashola, SAN, Minister of Power, Works and Housing asking him to use his good offices and leadership position “to urgently provide information on specific details of spending on the privatisation of the electricity sector and the exact amount of post-privatisation spending to date, and to explain if such spending came from budgetary allocations or other sources.”