Acting Vice Chancellor of Usmanu Danfodiyo University, Sokoto Professor Abubakar, says corruption hinders national development.
He spoke yesterday at the inauguration and induction ceremony of the reconstituted members of Anti-Corruption and Transparency Unit of the institution. He urged members to fight corruption in all its ramifications and maintain the university`s tradition of prudence and transparency in all their dealings.
He also called on them to avoid personal interest in discharging their duty, stressing the need to cross check all information provided to them to ascertain facts before taking action.
A representative of the Independent Corrupt Practices Commission in Sokoto, Saidu Yahaya urged members of ACTU to be fair and just.