The Financial and Monetary Crimes Fee, EFCC has launched a cell software the place members of the general public can now report circumstances of corruption to the fee.
The app named Eagle Eye in response to the fee will function an alternative choice to the normal technique of reporting folks or organisations suspected to be engaged in corrupt practices.
Chairman of the EFCC, Mr Abdulrasheed Bawa, famous that the fee is tapping into rising applied sciences to rid Nigeria of corruption.
He added that the app is designed in such a method to assure the safety of anybody reporting a case of corruption to the EFCC.
This is not going to, nevertheless, substitute the normal methods of reporting corruption circumstances.
The EFCC boss additional famous that the fee will topic no matter complaints made by way of the app to scrutiny to make sure that folks don’t report others for malicious causes.
Mr Bawa added that the regulation will likely be wielded in opposition to anybody discovered responsible of submitting false data to mislead the fee.
Though he didn’t give a selected variety of circumstances, he says prior to now the EFCC has needed to cost folks to court docket for giving faux data.