An investigation by ICIR published in 2012 had revealed that while HND holders enter the Custom Service on Grade Level, GL 7, degree holders’ entry point is GL 8.
The training which focuses on “Strengthening the Capacity of the Nigerian Media to Investigate and Report Procurement Process” is being supported by MacArthur Foundation.
The International Centre for Investigative Reporting, ICIR, is one of the 9 media organisations that will receive a total of $5 million dollars from the MacArthur Foundation to strengthen their capacity to advance transparency and anti-corruption efforts in Nigeria.
The International Centre for Investigative Reporting, ICIR, Abuja, in collaboration with the Public and Private Development Centre, PPDC, is embarking on a project to build the capacity of Nigerian journalists to scrutinise budgetary and procurement issues, in order to create more transparency and accountability in the public sector.
By Kevwe Ebireri The International Centre for Investigative Reporting, ICIR, an independent, non-profit investigative reporting news agency, is receiving nominations for a training and reporting programme in Nigeria. The project…