Public Complaints Commission
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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FCT COMPLAINTS COMMISSION TO STRENGTHEN SYNERGY WITH FEDERAL MORTGAGE BANK
he Federal Capital Territory (FCT) Public Complaints Commissioner, Comrade Dalhatu Ezekiel Musa, paid a courtesy visit to the Managing Director of the Federal Mortgage Bank of Nigeria (FMBN), Mr. Madu Hamman, on Thursday to discuss strengthening collaboration between the two organizations. During the meeting, Dalhatu commended the leadership of FMBN for their efforts and that […]
WORKMAN GETS WAGES FOLLOWING PCC INTERVENTION
The Public Complaints Commission has compelled the Waje Investment Company LTD in Abuja to pay Nine months salary areas to one of its employees, Mr. Ibrahim Shekara. The Complainant, Mr Ibrahim Shekara had earlier sought the Commission’s intervention to enable him get his salaries paid by the Company after making several efforts without any success. […]
NEW NAIRA NOTES PUBLIC COMPLAINTS COMMISSION OGUN STATE VISITS THE CENTRAL BANK OF NIGERIA ABEOKUTA BRANCH
The Ogun state PCC today Monday 6th February 2023 visited the CBN in Ogun state. The visit was by the mandate of the Commission as the watchdog of social justice. The team was led by the Honourable Federal Commissioner, Public Complaints Commission Ogun State, Prince Adegbuyi Adesanya. The Federal Commissioner with his top management team […]
FCT COMPLAINTS COMMISSIONER INTERVENES IN LAND DISPUTE BETWEEN GRAZING RESERVE HOST COMMUNITY AND FEDERAL CAPITAL TERRITORY ADMINISTRATION
The Federal Capital Territory’s Commissioner of the Public Complaints Commission has intervened in the dispute between the host community of the Paikon Kore Grazing Reserve in Gwagwalada Area Council and the Ministry of the Federal Capital Territory. Leaders of the community had petitioned the Commissioner over an alleged breach of agreement they reached with the […]