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Corruption in Nigeria

Godwin Aznabor

Corruption in Nigeria

prospectives and strategies for effective control

by Godwin Aznabor

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Published by Faculty of Arts in Lagos, Nigeria .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 31-33).

StatementGodwin Aznabor.
SeriesFaculty of Arts Monograph Series -- no. 3.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsMLCS 2009/42275
The Physical Object
Paginationv, 33 p. ;
Number of Pages33
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23680927M
ISBN 109780750568
LC Control Number2009404287

  What has not been pulled into this entire debate is that the scale of corruption in Nigeria – the Nigerian government – and I am talking about corruption at all levels of government Author: Scott Baldauf. Emeka’s Money – children’s book about corruption See the recent interview with Onyinye Ough on the roll-out of her anti-corruption children’s books across Nigeria and Africa. Also, check out the Mail Online article when Onyinye released her first anti-corruption children’s book.

This paper builds upon the existing Nigeria-focused corruption literature as well as the work done by scholars and practitioners seeking to define and categorize different types of corruption. In his landmark book A Culture of Corruption, anthropologist Daniel Jordan Smith places cor-File Size: 7MB. The President spoke at the launching of a book “One Step Ahead: Life of a Spy, Detective and Anti-Graft Czar”, authored by former Chairman of Economic and .

ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: x, pages: illustrations ; 21 cm: Contents: The causes of corruption in Nigeria and the way forward / Nwokereke Eze --Forms of corruption in Nigeria / C.O. Tagbo Ugwu --Political corruption in Nigeria / Ignatius E. Ukwaba --Corruption: a focus on the Nigerian economy / Christopher . Corruption is a phenomenon involving many different aspects, and it is therefore hard to give a precise and comprehensive definition. However, at the core of most definitions of corruption is the idea that a corrupt act implies the abuse of entrusted power for private gain. Classic examples include bribery, clientelism, and embezzlement.


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