Agbakoba, Ijewere, others parley on ways to check graft
LEADING professionals in business and law yesterday deliberated on the need to tackle corruption in Nigeria and create a transparent economy.
The professionals, which include the former President of the Nigeria Bar Association (NBA), Dr. Olisa Agbakoba (SAN), Partner, Aelex law firm, Mrs. Funke Adekoya (SAN), Chairman of the Clean Business Practice Initiative (CBPI), Mr. Emmanuel Ijewere, Vice Chairman and Group Managing Director of Schlumberger Oilfield Services Group, Mr. Eke U. Eke and the Belgian Ambassador, Michel Arrion all agreed that corruption has remained the bane of the country and must be addressed frontally.