Region: Nigeria

Nigerian government confirms return of looted funds

19 May 2021

Lagos sets up anti-corruption commission

The state of Lagos, the home of Nigeria’s financial centre, has established an investigative body to root out corruption among public officials.

20 April 2021

Shell and Eni acquitted in Nigerian bribery case

A Milan court has acquitted oil companies Shell and Eni of paying millions in bribes to Nigerian officials to secure prospecting rights to a lucrative oil field.

17 March 2021

New Nigerian anti-corruption chief to prioritise intelligence gathering

08 March 2021

Nigeria confirms new head of anti-corruption agency

25 February 2021

Nigeria proposes new anti-corruption chief

16 February 2021

World Bank sanctions board criticises INT corruption probe

The World Bank’s sanctions board said it is concerned that the international financial institution’s anti-corruption unit made no effort to interview a significant witness as part of an investigation into alleged bribery.

06 January 2021

Former Nigerian oil minister denies corruption in oilfield sale

03 December 2020

Litigation funder tries to block subpoenas linked to controversial Nigerian asset recovery deal

20 November 2020

No evidence Eni CEO took part in bribery scheme, says lawyer

15 October 2020

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