Itsey Sagay, Chairman Of The Presidential Advisory Committee Against Corruption, PACAC
Itsey Sagay, Chairman Of The Presidential Advisory Committee Against Corruption, PACAC

The Chairman of the Presidential Advisory Committee Against Corruption PACAC, Itsey Sagay says the Federal Government has recovered billions from corrupt Nigerians in the past four and half years.

Sagay, who made this known while fielding questions from State House Correspondents in Abuja on Thursday, said the committee had recorded unprecedented progress in the fight against corruption across the country.

According to him, the proceeds of the anti-corruption fight are already being ploughed into the country’s treasury, where it is use to make life better for citizens.

He said judges up to the Supreme Court had also benefited from the anti-corruption training programme.

He also noted that the federal government had succeeded in blocking leakages and corrupt practices in the nation’s oil sector.

The PACAC Chairman warned those nursing the idea of engaging in corrupt practices to have a re-think as modalities have been put in place to detect and prosecute them.