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Armed robbers attack Ibadan Poly, shoot lecturer

In the early hours of Monday, December 20, suspected armed robbers invaded the Polytechnic of Ibadan. Mr Soladoye Adewole, the institution’s Public Relations Officer, told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) that the attack took place around 12:30 a.m. at the polytechnic’s North campus. During the raid, the thieves stormed the institution’s staff quarters andContinue reading “Armed robbers attack Ibadan Poly, shoot lecturer”

Reactions pour in as photos from a Catholic church in Abuja celebrating mass using African cultural items surface online

Following the recent celebration of mass at the St. Lukes Catholic church in Kubwa, Abuja, using African traditional objects, reactions have poured in. Young guys dressed in white singlets with a wrapping tied around their waists and white chalks used to place dots on some regions of their bodies followed the priests to the altar.Continue reading “Reactions pour in as photos from a Catholic church in Abuja celebrating mass using African cultural items surface online”

Finance Minister To RMAFC: Your Job Is To Monitor, Not Collect Revenue

The Honourable Minister of Finance, Budget and National Planning, Mrs Zainab Ahmed Shamsuna has restated the constitutional role of the Revenue Mobilisation, Allocation and Fiscal Commission (RMAFC), on the monitoring of accruals and disbursements of revenue from the Federation Account, pointing that the powers of the commission as constitutionally stated do not relate to collectionContinue reading “Finance Minister To RMAFC: Your Job Is To Monitor, Not Collect Revenue”

NIGERIA’S TAX-TO-GDP RATIO ONLY ACCURATE WHEN STATE, LOCAL GOVERNMENT AND ALL GOVERNMENT REVENUE IS INCLUDED – FIRS

The Executive Chairman of the FIRS, Muhammad Nami has highlighted the need to include all revenue generated at the national and sub-national levels in order to properly determine the accurate computation of Nigeria’s tax-to-GDP ratio. He stated this in his welcome remarks at the “National Symposium On Taxation And Challenges Of External Shocks: Lessons andContinue reading “NIGERIA’S TAX-TO-GDP RATIO ONLY ACCURATE WHEN STATE, LOCAL GOVERNMENT AND ALL GOVERNMENT REVENUE IS INCLUDED – FIRS”

Maintain Peace Movement (MPM), Women Wing lands Uyo Senatorial District on sensitization Programme

….As Sen. Eyakenyi urges the women to be good ambassadors of PDP Maintain Peace Movement women wing led by Sen. Akon Eyakenyi (PhD) landed Uyo Senatorial District yesterday, December 3, 2021 for Sensitization Tour. Sen. Eyakenyi who is the MPM National Director, Women Affairs urged the women to be a good ambassadors by representing theContinue reading “Maintain Peace Movement (MPM), Women Wing lands Uyo Senatorial District on sensitization Programme”

Ekid Cultural Festival 2021: Afigh Iwaad Ekid set to showcase Cultural Heritage to the world…

Afigh Iwaad Ekid, an Apex SocioCultural Organization in Akwa Ibom State is set to celebrate it’s Cultural Heritage, even as it invites the good people of Ekid Nation, Akwa Ibom, Nigeria and the world at large to join it in this year’s epic making edition. This year’s edition has the Theme: THE RELEVANCE OF SOCIOCULTURALContinue reading “Ekid Cultural Festival 2021: Afigh Iwaad Ekid set to showcase Cultural Heritage to the world…”

Why Nigeria Did Not Sign The OECD Minimum Corporate Tax Agreement — FIRS

The Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS) has explained why Nigeria did not sign the Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) G20 Inclusive Framework two-pillar solution to tax challenges of the digitalized economy. The OECD G20 Inclusive Framework two-pillar solution proposes a framework of rules aimed at tackling base erosion and profit shifting, and providingContinue reading “Why Nigeria Did Not Sign The OECD Minimum Corporate Tax Agreement — FIRS”