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Hon. Chille Wanger Igbawua (Chief Commissioner)
Hon. Chille Wanger Igbawua, LL.M, FCIPA
Hon. Chief Commissioner

ABOUT US

The Public Complaints Commission is the machinery for the control of administrative excesses (non- adherence to procedures or abuse of law). It is an organ of the government set up to redress complaints lodged by aggrieved citizens or residents in Nigeria against administrative injustice.

The Commission aim at promoting social justice for the individual citizen. It is also an institution that provide a viable option for Nigerians or anyone resident in Nigeria seeking redress against injustice arising from administrative bureaucratic errors, omission or abuse by officials of government, or limited liability companies in Nigeria.

The Commission also has the role of improving public administration in the laws, procedures, practices, rules and regulations and standard behavior of officials. These are provided for in the ACT, CAP 37 LFN 2004.

The primary function of the Public Complaints Commission is to provide impartial investigation on behalf of the complainants who feel aggrieved by the action or inaction of the government or local government or private companies.

The Commission is independent of government bureaucracy and at the same time has extensive powers regarding confidentiality and access to all government information including the production of documents which can aid the Commission’s investigation,The Commission is empowered to enforce compliance in order to obtain the necessary information.

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HON.CHILLE W. IGBAWUA ROLLS OUT HIS ACHIEVEMENTS

Hon. Chille Igbawua has rolled out his achievements since resumption of Office in 2018 as the Hon. Chief Commissioner of the Public Complaints Commission. While speaking to the Press in Abuja, he mentioned the following as part of the achievements among others; Repositioned the Commission to enable it work effectively in receiving and redressing complaints. […]

FCT MINISTER ASSURES PUBLIC COMPLAINTS COMMISSION OF CONTINUED SUPPORT

The Minister of the Federal Capital Territory Mohammad Musa Bello has assured the Public Complaints Commission of the support of the Federal Capital Territory administration to enable the Commission faithful its mandate of stamping out administrative injustice in the Country. The Minister gave the assurance when he received the Honourable Chief Commissioner of the Public […]

PCC COMMENDS PRESIDENTS BUHARI FOR IMPROVED BUDGETARY ALLOCATION

The Honourable Chief Commissioner of the Public Complaints Commissioner, Hon. Chille W. Igbawua has commended President Muhammadu Buhari and the entire leadership of the National Assembly for increasing the Commission’s budgetary allocations for the year 2021. Hon. Chille Igbawua made the commendation during a Press conference on the 14th of February 2021 at the Commission’s […]

THE CHIEF COMMISSIONER URGES NIGERIANS TO SPEAK UP WHEN THEIR RIGHTS ARE INFRINGED UPON

The Chief Ombudsman of the Federation, Hon. Chille Igbawua has urged the members of the public to always speak up when their rights are infringed upon. He further stated that Public complaints commission, the Nigeria Ombudsman Institution is ready to collaborate with the relevant organizations to end any form of injustice. This position was made […]