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Nigeria's Federal Inland Revenue Service to introduce value added tax on online transactions

ONLINE purchases in Nigeria will now be subject to value added tax (Vat) after the Federal Inland Revenue Service (Firs) announced that electronic transactions will now attract charges for goods and services.

 

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Benin airport gets upgrade as aviation minister installs night landing equipment there

AVIATION authorities has upgraded the airport at the Edo State capital Benin by installing night landing facilities so aircraft can operate from there 24 hours a day in response to growing passenger volume.

 

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Atiku demands N500m and a written apology from Lauretta Onochie for questioning his integrity

FORMER vice president Alhaji Atiku Abubakar has demanded N500m ($1.38m) and a written apology from President Muhammadu Buhari's aide Lauretta Onochie for questioning his integrity by claiming that he was on an international watch-list for fraud.

 

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Manchester United fans want club to sign Wilfred Ndidi ahead of the forthcoming season

MANCHESTER United fans have asked the club's management to sign Super Eagles midfielder Wilfred Ndidi from Leicester City ahead of the forthcoming 2019/20 season to enable them mount a serious challenge for the English Premier League.

 

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Nigeria is suffering from a chronic case of an Alarming Inability to Dialogue Sensibly (Aids)

Nigeria is suffering from a chronic case of an Alarming Inability to Dialogue Sensibly (Aids)

By Ayo Akinfe 

(1) No matter how you dissect Nigeria’s problems, it will always come down to the fact that we are not productive enough. Basically, we do not produce enough goods and services to cater for the needs of 180m people. Our gross domestic product of $375bn and annual budget of $28.8bn only meet about one tenth of our collective needs

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Inec fights back against Okorocha's suit demanding he be given a certificate of return

NIGERIA'S Independent National Electoral Commission (Inec) has urged the federal high court in Abuja to dismiss the suit filed by the Imo State governor Rochas Okorocha demanding that he be given a certificate of return immediately.

 

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Ohaneze Ndigbo lambasts Amaechi for saying that Nigeria's next president cannot be Igbo

PAN-Igbo socio-political organisation Ohanaeze Ndigbo has lambasted transport minister Rotimi Amaechi for saying that the southeast cannot produce Nigeria's next president in 2023 because the geo-political zone did not vote for President Muhammadu Buhari.

 

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Homophobic laws lead to Nigerians becoming the highest number of Canadian political asylum seekers

NIGERIANS are now the largest nationals seeking refugee status in Canada as the growth of homophobia is forcing lesbians gays to seek political asylum in more liberal environments where they will not be prosecuted.

 

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Calabar monarch warns that state police will make governors uncontrollable dictators

MURI Munene of the Efuts nation and paramount ruler of Calabar south His Royal Highness Professor Itam Hogan Itam has warned that the currently clamour for state police could be dangerous as it could breed an uncontrollable dictatorship.

 

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Plateau's Simon Lalong elected as chairman of Northern Nigerian Governors Forum

PLATEAU State's Governor Simon Lalong has been elected as the chairman of the Northern Nigerian Governors Forum (NNGF) after its recent summit in Kaduna with a mandate to resolve the socio-economic crisis currently afflicting the region.

 

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