Anti-Corruption Volunteers
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If you've ever received an e-mail from a Nigerian prince or oil baron, asking you to help wire money out of his bank account in return for a share of the fortune, then you're not alone. Even Citibank fell for a Nigerian scam. Last October, the bank sent $27 million to a Nigerian con artist.

It has since recovered the cash.

But much of that famous Nigerian corruption takes place inside the country. In 2007, the watchdog organizationTransparency Internationalrated Nigeria the 32nd-most corrupt country out of the 180 it investigated. And that was actually an improvement: Nigeria used to be in the top 10.

Now a government effort is enlisting the help of the Nigerian people to fight corruption. Richard Lough reports.
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