Fraud Detection: Nigerian Investigators to Build Forensic Laboratory


The Chartered Institute of Forensic and Investigative Professionals of

Nigeria (CIFIPN) says it will construct an academy to serve as the

institute’s training ground for forensic investigators.


Pro-tem President of CIFIPN, Mrs. Victoria Enape disclosed this in

Abuja at a dinner and award night organised for members and

stakeholders of the institute.


Enape who did not mention where the academy would be cited said when

established, it would serve as a training ground for prospective



She said the prospective members would be expected to undergo a

one-year training and pass exams in three stages to qualify for

professional membership.


She also said that they must be graduates in the relevant fields to

qualify for admission into the academy.


“We are waiting for President Muhammadu Buhari to sign the CIFIPN bill

into law following its passage at the National Assembly.


“Forensic is an emerging trend; it was not there in the 60s when some

of the Acts were established.


“Considering our projection of a pacesetter status of CIFIPN, we are

hoping to acquire land that will house a state of the art forensic

training centre.


“The purpose of CIFIPN has been called into question while the

naysayers have continued to blackmail and even procure the services of

other professionals to discourage the government from doing the




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  • Florence Achukee December 16, 2019 05:02:33 PM
    Tasty update
  • Ayomide Samuel Aina December 16, 2019 06:09:01 AM
    Good to hear
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    good update
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    That will be awesome
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    Nigeria will be greater with this
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    That will be awesome
  • Sunday Ayobami December 4, 2019 11:55:09 AM
    Interesting update
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  • Mbaeze Philip December 3, 2019 05:41:14 PM
    finally nigeria is thinking about something good
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    Hospitals don't even have laboratory 🙄🙄
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    Finally though
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    This is really awesome
  • Cletus Agene November 22, 2019 10:05:08 AM
    Nice one update
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