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Reject fat pensions, luxury cars-for-life for Kano lawmakers– SERAP to Ganduje

Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has sent an open letter to Kano State Governor Abdullahi Umar Ganduje, urging him to use his good offices and position to: “publicly reject life pensions and brand-new vehicles for lawmakers bill passed by the Kano State House of Assembly, and to prevail...

SERAP sues NYSC over failure to publish Kemi Adeosun’s ‘exemption certificate’

  Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has sued the Director-General, National YouthService Corps (NYSC) Brigadier-General Sule Kazaure and the NYSC over “failure to publish specificdocuments and information on Minister of Finance Mrs Kemi Adeosun’s application for NYSC exemption, and seeking to compel them to explain if Adeosun obtained any...

SERAP drags FG to court over double life pensions to senators, governors, ministers

Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has sued the Federal Government over its “failure to stop former governors and now serving senators and ministers from receiving double pay and life pensions, and failure to seek recovery of over N40bn of public funds unduly received by these public officers.” The suit...

Order Military to stop monitoring Nigerians on social media, SERAP tells Buhari

The Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has asked President Muhammadu Buhari to instruct the military to stop monitoring activities of Nigerians on the social media. In an open letter written to the president, the group expressed concern over what it describes as a violation of the constitutional rights of...
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Saraki, Amaechi, Fashola collects life pension, N40bn double payment

The Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has asked Abubakar Malami, attorney-general of the federation, to take legal action against former governors, who are now either senators or ministers so as to recover an alleged N40bn earned in double payment. SERAP alleged that Bukola Saraki, senate president, Rabiu Kwankwaso, Godswill...

SERAP blasts Dogara, says budget padding is corruption

Civil Rights Group Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has blasted the Speaker of the House of Representatives Mr Yakubu Dogara for his statement that “budget padding is not a crime under Nigerian law.” Dogara made the statement while fielding questions from statehouse correspondents minutes after he held a meeting with President...

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