Posts Tagged ‘asset disclosure’

  • 26 July 2013

    Liberian Commissioner Orders Release of Asset Disclosures

    Liberia’s information commissioner, in his first ruling, has ordered the nation’s Anti-Corruption Commission to release the asset disclosure statement of Cabinet ministers and their deputies. The records were sought by the Center for Media Studies and Peace Building (CEMESP) . Mark Bedo-Wla Freeman in his July 23 decision stated, “The asset declarations are part of efforts […]

  • 6 July 2012

    Nigerian Court Orders Disclosure by Assembly

    Amid a swirling controversy over President Goodluck Jonathan’s adamant “don’t give a damn” refusal to  disclose his assets, a Nigerian judge has ordered the National Assembly to disclose information on salaries, emoluments, and allowances received by its members between 2007 and 2011. The president’s statement has arroused heated debate and even involved the U.S. embassy. […]