…As ICPC Inaugurates FAAN Anti-Corruption, Transparency Unit Members
The Managing Director of FAAN, Capt. Rabiu Yadudu, has stated that corruption constitutes an unusual and extra ordinary threat to national security and socio-economic development of Nigeria.
This is just as the Independent Corrupt Practices Commission (ICPC) today, inaugurated members of FAAN Anti-Corruption and Transparency Unit (ACTU).
A statement signed by the General Manger, Corporate Affairs, Mrs. Henrietta Yakubu stated that the inauguration/induction ceremony was held at the Conference Centre of the Murtala Muhammed Airport(MMA), Lagos.
Commending the efforts of President Muhammadu Buhari led administration at curbing the menace of corruption and its attendant effects in Nigeria, Yadudu emphasised that FAAN as an organization under the Federal Ministry of Aviation has taken steps in ensuring the implementation of various anti-corruption measures one of which is the ACTU that is being inaugurated.
He assured the Chairman ICPC ,Prof Bolaji Owansanoyi of FAAN’S management’s commitment towards the success of the Unit, charging members of the Unit to be of exemplary conduct and maintain personal integrity at all times in the discharge of their duties
According to the statement, there were goodwill messages from the Honourable Minister of Aviation, Senator Hadi Sirika, Chairman ICPC and Head of Civil Service of the Federation, who took time to encourage the newly inaugurated team to always be of high ethical standards and show leadership by being above board in their daily conduct.
Also, there were three paper presentations by officials of ICPC, all harping on ACTU as a tool for fighting corruption.
The event, which was well attended by stakeholders in the industry climaxed with the inauguration of the newly inducted FAAN ACTU members.