In recognition of his efforts to entrench an anti-corruption tradition within the communications trade, Nigerian Communications Fee (NCC) Govt Vice President and Chief Govt Officer, Professor Umar Garba Danbatta, obtained an envoy’s badge from the Fee Chairman of Financial and Monetary Crimes (EFCC), Abdulrasheed Bawa.
Bawa introduced the badge to Danbatta on Thursday in Abuja when the latter paid a courtesy go to to his workplace to deepen the synergy between the 2 businesses.
The NCC, underneath the management of Prof. Danbatta, has been on the forefront of selling transparency and openness with the strengthening of its Anti-Corruption and Transparency Unit in step with the Unbiased Fee for Corrupt Practices and Different Associated Offenses Act. (ICPC).
The ICPC in 2020 ranked the NCC above different departments and businesses of the Ministry of Communications and Digital Financial system (MoCDE).
The NCC topped the listing amongst three different ministry businesses, which featured within the rating of intra-ministerial businesses in compliance with ethics and institutional integrity with 81.15 p.c.
Equally, the Fee led 24 different regulatory businesses to emerge as essentially the most ethically compliant parastatal amongst 25 completely different regulatory businesses assessed within the anti-corruption company’s Moral Integrity and Compliance (ECIS) Scorecards, 2020.
In 2017, the Bureau of Public Service Reforms (BPSR) awarded NCC the very best Platinum recognition for its institutional work processes, courtesy of its sturdy enterprise organizational construction, insurance policies, and practices that facilitated the supply of providers successfully and effectively.
In reaching this conclusion, the BPSR additionally listed duties and duties for establishing normal working process (SOP) manuals of the Fee’s 19 departments as a few of the highlights.
Alongside the identical strains, the NCC’s Laptop Safety Incident Response Group (NCC-CSIRT) has been on the forefront of implementing a collection of preventive measures within the nation, serving to within the technique of curbing cyber-related crimes. cybernetics.