ISLAMABAD: National Accountability Bureau (NAB) has decided to extend its public anti-corruption campaign through 2017.
The decision was taken at a meeting of the body chaired by NAB Chairman Qamar Zaman Chaudhry at the authority’s headquarters in Islamabad on Tuesday. The meeting was held to review NAB’s anti-corruption strategy, especially progress on the awareness and prevention countrywide campaign launched throughout the country.
NAB had engaged engaging different organisations, civil society and the media in its campaign, ‘ Say No to Corruption’.
Chaudhry said that according to the feedback being received from various segments of society, the campaign had been effectively and positively highlighted in print and electronic media.
The NAB Chairman said that during 2015, steps had been taken to carry the body’s message in Urdu and English on ATMs of all scheduled banks. NAB also signed an agreement with the Higher Education Commission (HEC) to spread awareness in various universities.
Published in The Express Tribune, November 16th, 2016.