NATIONAL SOCIAL INVESTMENT PROGRAM NSIP, TRAINS TO CHECKMATE FRAUD IN THE SYSTEM.
As part of checkmating corrupt practices in the National Social Investment Program NSIP, State Operatives of ICPC have been trained on how to use technology to identify, track, apprehend and prosecute persons who abuse the objective of the program.
About 50 ICPC State operatives drawn from fifteen States of the Federation and the FCT Converged on Abuja, for the one-day training program, which was also attended by National officials of the anti-graft agency, as well as Principal Officers and Cluster Heads of the NSIO.
Addressing the participants, Special Adviser to the President on Social Investments, Maryam Uwais says the partnership with ICPC will drastically reduce third party corruption in the Social Investment Programs SIPs.
Uwais, however, confirmed that the implementation team of the N-SIP at the Federal level has made successful efforts to plug leakages of corruption that can emanate from the program that is currently improving the lives of millions of poor people in the country.