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SERAP sues Buhari over missing eco funds

SERAP sues Buhari over missing eco funds

By Olasunkanmi Akoni Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project, SERAP, has sued President Muhammadu Buhari over failure of his administration to probe the spending of trillions of ecological funds at all levels—federal, state and local governments from 2001 to date, and to ensure the prosecution of suspected perpetrators. Joined in the suit as Respondents were the […]

133m poor: SERAP asks Buhari to probe ‘social intervention programmes’

133m poor: SERAP asks Buhari to probe ‘social intervention programmes’

Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has urged President Muhammadu Buhari to “promptly set up a presidential panel of enquiry to thoroughly, impartially, effectively and transparently investigate spending on all social safety-nets and poverty alleviation programmes and projects executed between 2015 and 2022.” SERAP also urged him “to ensure the findings of any such investigation […]

Editors, SERAP drag Buhari, NBC to court over shutting down of 53 broadcast stations

Editors, SERAP drag Buhari, NBC to court over shutting down of 53 broadcast stations

The Nigerian Guild of Editors (NGE) and the Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) have instituted a lawsuit against President Muhammadu Buhari and the National Broadcasting Commission (NBC) over the arbitrary use of the NBC Act and broadcasting code to threaten, revoke and shut down 53 broadcast stations in the country for failing to renew […]

Ekiti poll: SERAP sues INEC over failure to prosecute vote-buyers

Ekiti poll: SERAP sues INEC over failure to prosecute vote-buyers

By Olasunkanmi Akoni Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project, SERAP, has sued the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, over failure to prosecute those suspected of vote-buying and electoral bribery during the recently concluded Ekiti State governorship election. This followed reports of brazen pattern of vote-buying and electoral bribery in several polling units during the recently concluded Ekiti governorship election, including […]