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Two Years In Office: Seyi Makinde Delivers On His Mandate

Oyo State Governor, Engr Oluseyi Abiodun Makinde has disclosed that his administration has been able to utilize Government funds for the expansion of the State economy with a view to reducing poverty and improving prosperity of the people. The Governor made this known while answering questions on the BCOS special programme tagged “Two Years in […]

Nigerians Urged To Pay Tax, Hold Govt Accountable

Nigerians must continue to pay tax as a way of exercising their civic rights, this will help to hold Government accountable in order to enjoy basic amenities in the country. A former Chairman, Chartered Institute of Taxation of Nigeria (CITN), Ibadan and it is Districts, Mr Soji Arimoro gave this encouragement while featuring on BCOS […]

Federal Government Approves ₦20.1B For Purchase Of Customs Equipment

The Federal Executive Council, FEC, has approved 20.1 billion naira for the acquisition of various operational equipment for the Nigerian Customs Service (NCS). Minister of Finance, Budget and National Planning, Mrs. Zainab Ahmed disclosed this to State House Correspondents on Wednesday, April 14, 2021, after the week’s virtual Federal Executive Council meeting presided over by […]

Strikes: FG To Meet NLC, TUC, Others On Saturday

The Federal Government has scheduled a special meeting with representatives of the Nigeria Labour Congress, the Trade Union Congress, their affiliates, as well as members of Civil Society Organisations as one of the ways to end incessant industrial actions by workers. The Minister of Labour, Senator Chris Ngige, disclosed this in an interview with journalists […]

Buhari Signs Finance Bill, 2020 Budget Into Law

President Muhammadu Buhari has signed the 2019 finance bill alongside the 2020 appropriation bill into law. The law alongside the 2020 Budget is aimed at reforming Nigeria’s tax system to align with global best practices, support MSMEs through the Ease of Doing Business initiative. It also hopes to raise Government revenues, as well as incentivize […]