Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission
(ICPC) has launched a mobile application that will aid
anonymous whistle blowing for corrupt practices happening
both within government agencies and parastatal as well as
the private sectors.
The chairman of the commission, Ekpo Nta launched the
App in Abuja on February 13, 2017.
The App called ‘Wahala Dey’ is available on android
mobiles, blackberry mobiles and windows mobiles and can
be downloaded at no cost to users.
Nta while addressing newsmen shortly before the launch
stated that criminal activities can only thrive when an
opportunity to act is provided. He added that the
commission will take proactive measures to block leakages
in public and private sectors through which corrupt
practices can be perpetuated.
“Corruption is a global and cross boarder problem that has
far-reaching consequences on nations and societies.
Nigeria is not an exception. As we grapple with the
challenges of reducing corruption in the polity, we must
recognize that this criminal activity thrives on opportunity to
commit the act, he said.”
Nta added that the App (Wahala Dey) is in-line with the
commission’s drive towards harnessing technological
solutions to fighting corruption in Nigeria.
In his words, “We champion the provision of technological
solutions to corruption, one of which is the recently
launched e-portal pssp.gov.ng for greater transparency and
accountability in Nigeria’s ports sector.”
He urged the public to join hands with the commission,
adding that only in partnership can corrupt-free Nigeria be
You can download Wahala Dey Apk