President Bola Tinubu has appointed a new management team for the Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC), pending Senate confirmation. The new team consists of:
Dr. Musa Adamu Aliyu – Chairman / Chief Executive Officer, ICPC & Mr. Clifford Okwudiri Oparaodu – Secretary to the Commission, ICPC
The appointment of the new team is part of President Tinubu’s Renewed Hope mandate to reform key institutions and invigorate Nigeria’s war on corruption.
Dr. Aliyu is a lawyer and former Attorney General of Jigawa State. He has embarked upon many far-reaching reforms as the Attorney General of Jigawa State since September 2019. He holds Bachelors, Masters and Doctorate degrees in Law and was also named as a Senior Advocate of Nigeria-designate in October 2023.
Mr. Oparaodu is also a lawyer with over 30 years of experience. He has served meritoriously in the public service as a Member of the Rivers State Judicial Service Commission and Chairman of the Caretaker Committee of Port Harcourt City Local Government Council.
President Tinubu has implored the new management team of the ICPC to always be above board as they discharge their duties without fear or favour concerning all matters before them.