|Buhari-New President of Nigeria|
Corruption and Governance
I pledge to:
Publicly declaration of my assets and liabilities
Encourage all my appointees to publicly declare their assets and liabilities as a pre-condition for appointment. All political appointees will only earn the salaries and allowances determined by the Revenue Mobilization and Fiscal Allocation Commission (RMFAC).
Personal leadership in the war against corruption
Inaugurate the National Council on Procurement as stipulated in the Procurement Act. The Federal Executive Council, which has been turned to a weekly session of contract bazaar, will concentrate on its principal function of policy making.
Review and implement audit recommendations by Nigeria Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative including those on remittances and remediation.
Work with the National Assembly towards the immediate enactment of a Whistle Blower Act
Work with the National Assembly to strengthen ICPC and EFCC by guaranteeing institutional autonomy including financial and prosecutorial independence and security of tenure of officials. Make the Financial Intelligence Unit of the EFCC autonomous and operational.
Encourage proactive disclosure of information by government institutions in the spirit of the Freedom of Information Act.
Ensure all MDAs and parastatals regularly comply with their accountability responsibilities to Nigerians through the National Assembly.
All political officer holdersearn only the salaries and emoluments determined and approved by the Revenue Mobilization and Fiscal Commission RMFAC.
Work with the leadership of the National Assembly and the Judiciary to cut down the cost of governance.
I will present a National Anti corruption Strategy.