The top boss of one of the foremost anti-graft agencies in Nigeria, the Independent Corrupt Practices And Other Related Offenses Commission [ICPC], Ekpo Nta who had traveled out of the country to Toronto Canada for a special course at the prestigious Munk School of Global Affairs, University of Toronto in Canada – was recently rumored to have been sacked by the Federal Government.
According to information made available to 247ureports.com, the Chairman of the ICPC was not sacked. He had left the shores of Nigeria for a special course scheduled to run from October 30, 2016 to November 10, 2016. The special course is on Indicators of Development for Justice Officials.
Ekpo Nta is attending the course alongside senior officials in the justice sector of the government.
The Senior Special Assistant to the President on Prosecution, Chief Okoi Obono-Obla; Chief Judge of the High Court of the FCT, Ishaq Bello; Deputy Inspector General of Police, Investigation and Intelligence; Deputy Commissioner of Police, Legal,Force Headquarters; the CG of Nigerian Prisons Service and Special Assistant to the Vice President on Justice Reform – were also part of the team.
The Munk School of Global Affairs (also referred to as the Munk School) at the University of Toronto is an interdisciplinary academic centre with various research and educational programs committed to the field of globalization.