Police I.G. Ibrahim Idris, moves against Corruption + Why he supported Akin Fadeyi’s “Not in My Country” Project

Mr. Akin Fadeyi  (2nd Left) & his team met Inspector General of Police, Mr. Ibrahim Idris (3rd Left) at Louis Edet House, Abuja as the IG signs off  the Not in My Country Campaign for Nigeria  Police Force

Inspector-General of Police, Ibrahim Kpotun Idris, NPM, mni has approved
partnership with Akin Fadeyi Foundation (AFF) on its retail and grassroots
Anti-Corruption drive, NOT IN MY COUNTRYThis
is in furtherance of the organization’s European Union (EU) funded
Anti-Corruption programme in Nigeria.

In a
release from the office of the Inspector-General
of Police
and signed by his Principal Staff Officer (PSO), ACP Ibrahim A. Bakori, the IG said:

“I write to convey the approval of the
Inspector-General of Police on the formal partnership with the Akin Fadeyi Foundation on
its “Corruption:
Not In My Country Project”

Mr. Akin Fadeyi, Producer ‘Not in My Country’ and Founder, Akin Fadeyi Foundation (AAF)

The Partnership will be driven by the Foundation’s
expertise in Citizen Voice and Action Advocacy and the Inspector-General of
Police’s commitment to the President Muhammadu Buhari-led
administration’s zero tolerance for corruption”.
“This grassroots anti-corruption advocacy project is a
timely and unique tool geared towards creating awareness of corrupt practices
and how to prevent them. Using the digital media, “Corruption: Not In My Country
will empower citizens to demand accountability from
the Police, and create awareness amongst the personnel of the Force on the need
to shun corruption”.
In his
acceptance message, the founder, Akin Fadeyi Foundation, Mr. Akin Fadeyi said, “For us at Akin Fadeyi Foundation, this is another milestone in
our quest to build an enviable, saner and development-oriented society. This
partnership is germane to our unique desire to contribute our quota in building
a Nigeria Police endowed with the tenets of transparency, accountability and
excellent service delivery consistent with global best practices”

The Inspector General of Police, Mr. Ibrahim Idris with his men poses with Founder, Akin Fadeyi Foundation & his team at the meeting with the IG at Louis Edet House, Abuja

 Fadeyi commended
the IG for being pragmatic, vision-driven and irrevocably committed to
motivating the rank and file of the police institution especially through his
recent approval of the promotion of Inspectors and members of the
rank and file of the Police. 
Fadeyi further expressed
gratitude to International Development
currently, namely: United
Nations Development Programme
 (UNDP) and the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC) under the Project on
Support to Anti-corruption in Nigeria
which is fully funded by the European
for partnering  with the  “NOT IN MY COUNTRY” campaign
against retail and grassroots corruption.

Inspector General of Police Ibrahim Idris with members of his team with Mr. Akin Fadeyi and his ‘Not in My Country’ executives during the meeting with the IG last week

the Foundation held an Anti-Corruption capacity building campaign in Secondary
Schools in Abuja, Some of them are Government Girls Secondary School Dutse; Government Day
Secondary School
Government Secondary
School Bwari; Government Day Secondary School Bwari; Government Secondary SchoolGwagwalada; Government Secondary SchoolKwali; Government Secondary School, Hajj
and School For The GiftedGwagwalada amongst others.

Mr. Akin Fadeyi, Founder, Akin Fadeyi Foundation (AAF)


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