The War Against Corruption

The War Against Corruption: A Focus on International and Regional Conventions By Collins Okeke* Nigeria’s huge external and internal debts and her looted monies by key officials of the past administrations have dominated discussions lately. Nigeria’s President, Mohammadu Buhari has at every occasion local and international vowed that his administration would ensure that all stolen…

A Veritable Tool for Development and Growth in the Nigerian Capital Market

Dr Olisa Agbakoba SAN, Senior Partner, OAL, chaired the Panel discussions on the above theme at the recently concluded 2015 Investment and Securities Tribunal Workshop in Lagos. Highpoints: The Capital market was recognized as an engine of economic development. Government was urged to raise the profile of the capital market. Participants expressed shock that the…

Asset Recovery in Nigeria

Asset Recovery in Nigeria – A Case for Strengthening Indigenous Asset Tracing Techniques By Derin Fagbure* Africa is bleeding. Statistics produced in the Stolen Asset Recovery (STAR) Initiative: Challenges, Opportunities, and Action Plan, a document jointly produced by the World Bank and the UNODC put corrupt money associated with bribes received by public officials from…