SERAP urges Lawan, Gbajabiamila to probe missing ₦4.4bn NASS funds

The National Assembly Budget and Research Office reportedly spent N66,303,411.70 as out-of-pocket expenses without any documents. The National Institute for Legislative and Democratic Studies paid N246,256,060.51 by cheques, despite the prohibition of payments by cheque by the Federal Government, except in extreme cases, and contrary to Financial Regulation 631.”

SERAP drags FG to UN over arbitrary detention, torture of Sowore, others

We urge the Working Group to request the Nigerian government to investigate and hold accountable all police officers and security agents suspected to be responsible for the unlawful arrest, continued detention, and torture and other ill-treatment of Mr Sowore and four other activists.”

SERAP to sue NBC for imposing N9m fine on Channels, Arise TV, AIT

The NBC had last week warned all television and radio stations against reporting the #EndSARS protests in a manner that could embarrass the government or private individuals, or cause disaffection, incite panic or rift in the society.

SERAP charges ICPC to swift into action over discovered palliatives

“Tracking, monitoring and ensuring COVID-19 palliatives are timely, effectively, and efficiently distributed to those most in need would improve transparency and accountability, respect for human rights, as well as remove the possibility of political considerations or bribery in the distribution of the palliatives.

#EndSARS: Sanction Nigeria over attacks on Protesters, SERAP tells Commonwealth

According to our information, the Nigerian government has continued to crackdown on peaceful protesters, including #EndSARS protesters, who are campaigning against police brutality, corruption and impunity.”

N2.67bn school feeding fund: SERAP queries Sadiya Umar Farouq, asks her to publish names

Corruption in school feeding increases distrust in the government. The Federal Government must ensure transparency and accountability measures are fundamental to all school feeding and other initiatives in the context of COVID-19, to ensure the children receive the support they need.

SERAP writes Buhari, warns ‘proposed bill will render EFCC a toothless bulldog’

“The government would seem to be secretly pushing the proposed bill to amend the EFCC Act, as there is no public consultation or public hearing regarding the contents of the bill.”

SERAP sues Lawan, Gbajabiamila for concealing reports on corruption probe

The outcomes and reports of the public hearings and corruption probes have remained secret and the allegations unresolved

SERAP sues Buhari over ‘failure to publish details of N800bn recovered loot’

Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has filed a lawsuit against President Muhammadu Buhari over failure to “disclose information and documents...

Corruption: SERAP cautions World Bank over disbursement of $114.28M COVID-19 credit for Nigeria

Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project, (SERAP) has urged World Bank to encourage the Federal Government and 36 state governments on the...

Compel Buhari to publish loans obtained since 2015, SERAP urges court

SERAP also demanded that the interest rate and the total amount of debts so far been incurred by the Buhari regime, as well as details of the projects on which the loans have been spent be made public.

SERAP sues Health Ministry, NCDC over ‘failure to account for COVID-19 money’

Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has filed a lawsuit against Dr Osagie Ehanire, Minister of Health and Dr Chikwe Ihekweazu,...

Convert seized buildings into isolation centres, SERAP tells FG

The Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project has urged the Federal Government to convert recovered stolen buildings to isolation centres.

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