The Lagos State Internal Revenue Service (LIRS), on Monday urged corporate organisations in the state to update their operational addresses or face prosecution. Mrs Ajibike Oshodi-Sholola, Head, Distrain Unit of LIRS said in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN), that the ultimatum stemmed from recent discoveries about companies with fake operational addresses […]Lagos Revenue Board to raid companies with false addresses
The All Progressives Congress (APC) governorship candidate in Rivers State, Dakuku Peterside has commended members of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in Bayelsa State for defecting to the All Progressives Congress (APC). Peterside, told newsmen in Port Harcourt, the Rivers State capital, that he believed that the new members will bring their wealth of experience […]Peterside hails Timi Alaibe, other Bayelsa topshots for joining APC
Prominent Sons and daughters of Akokoland have called for more military check points to be put in place in all routes around Akokoland. This is as residents of the area are mindful of the activities of suspected members of Boko Haram in the area. At a one day interactive session with representatives of security agencies, […]Boko Haram: Ondo communities tell Army Chief to provide more Military checking points
Government officials who served under the administration of former President, Goodluck Jonathan are already heeding the recent directive by President Muhammadu Buhari for them to return some of the government property they took with them as they left office, Leadership reports. It was learnt yesterday that some former top government officials were secretly returning the […]Jonathanâ€™s officials secretly return government property in fear of Buhari
Report reaching DAILY POST from Makurdi, the Benue State capital has it that former Senate President, David Mark finally appeared in court in person to defend his fifth term victory against his opponent, Daniel Onjeh of the All Progressives Congress. However, the embattled senator refused to testify from the witness box. Mark was dragged to […]BREAKING: Benue South Tribunal: David Mark in court, refuses to enter witness box
President Muhammadu Buhari says his administration will gladly reverse or abandon some inherited economic policies, if doing so will lead to the creation of more jobs for Nigerians. The president stated this at a meeting with executive members of the Manufacturers Association of Nigeria (MAN), in the Presidential Villa, Abuja on Monday. Buhari directed the […]Buhari orders reversal of unsound economic policies Jonathan implemented
The Nigerian equities market shed N252 billion last week as some investors took profit following the previous weekâ€™sÂ positive run on the Nigerian bourse.Â in a major reversal of fortune, theÂ market had in the previous weekÂ returned to positive territory with the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) All-Share Index (ASI) chalking up 4.18 per cent. […]
Equities Market sheds N252bn on profit taking
Nigerian banks are fast running out of dollars to continue settling their foreign counterpart banks who undertake payments for transactions done overseas by Nigerian naira debit and credit cardholders. As a result of the development, some banks have imposed daily limits on the amount of money (in dollars) naira debit and credit cardholders can spend […]
Dollar scarcity: Banks cut customersâ€™ card spending abroad
The military, Federal Government ministries, departments and agencies as well as the Lagos State Government are owing Ikeja Electric a sum of N5.276bn for electricity supplied to them, our correspondent has learnt. Ikeja Electric is one of the two electricity distribution companies in Lagos. The Ministry of Defence topped the list of customers owing the […]
FG, Lagos owe Ikeja Electric N5.27bn
Some bank customers in Jos on Monday criticised the new Central Bank of Nigeriaâ€™s policy which cut down withdrawals from Automated Teller Machines. The customers, in separate interviews with the News Agency of Nigeria, expressed disappointment with the policy which cut down ATM withdrawals from N100,00 to N60,000. Mr. Sunday John, a trader, said the […]
Criticism trails CBN policy on ATM withdrawal limit
The International Cocoa Organisations (ICCO) wants Nigeria to benefit from theÂ $400 million it has sourced from international financiers to improve cocoa production among its member countries. According to the ICCO Executive Director, Jean-Marc Anga, who made the appeal to Nigeria, the country stood in very good stead in drawing from the fund, given its […]
ICCO tasks Nigeria on $400m Cocoa Fund
Mr. Fola Daniel ended his tenure as the Commissioner for Insurance, National Insurance Commission in July. In this interview with NIKE POPOOLA, he speaks on some of his policies and challenges Three Nigerian insurance companies were recently named among nine best underwriting firms by the African Insurance Organisation. What would you say made the countryâ€™s […]
Most Nigerians donâ€™t understand insurance â€“ Daniel
Head, Retail Directorate of the Bank Diamond Bank Plc, Aisha Ahmad has urged entrepreneurs of Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (MSMEs) to imbibe the values of financial discipline and strict corporate financial management in the running of their companies so as toÂ Â sustain the rapid growth and development of the sector. Speaking at the 58th […]
Diamond Bank harps on high financial standards for MSMEs
The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC), has said the recent directive it issued to telecoms operators to deactivate all unregistered Subscriber Identification Module (SIM) cards across networks, does not mean total withdrawal of the deactivated SIM cards from the systems of the network operators. Director, Public Affairs of NCC, Mr. Tony Ojobo who made the clarification, […]
Deactivation of SIM cards, not total withdrawal – NCC Clarifies
Oil companies operating in Nigeria owe the Federal Government over $7bn (N1.38tn), the Nigerian Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative has said. NEITI also stated that the restructuring at the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation was part of its recommendations to the past government, but this was ignored. The agency said it welcomed President Muhammadu Buhariâ€™s decision to […]
Oil companies owe FG N1.38tn â€“ NEITI
The Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA) has confirmed that there are 146 corporate jets in the country of which only 46 were registered in Nigeria while 100 has foreign registration. Director General of NCAA, Captain Muhktar Usman disclosed this when he addressed public relations officers of airlines, aviation agencies and other organisations in the industry […]
NCAA confirms 146 private jets in Nigeria
Kaduna State governor, Mallam Nasir el-Rufai yesterday declared that the people who encroached into public institutions with genuine certificate of occupancy and approved building plans would be compensated. el-Rufai who disclosed this while addressing some groups comprising of students, National Union of Road Transport Workers (NURTW), markets associations who staged peaceful protests in support of...
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Katsina State governor, Aminu Bello Masari has begun probe of the administration of his successor, Ibrahim Shehu Shema, as he constituted four committees to investigate activities of four key sectors under the past administration. Governor Masari constituted committee to investigate activities of Katsina State Road Maintenance Agency (KASROMA), MDGs/SURE-P, Department of Girl Child Education and...
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Rattled by the directive handed down by President Muhammadu Buhari that they should return all government property in their possession, government officials who served under former President Goodluck Jonathan have started returning some of the assets they took away as they left office. LEADERSHIP checks revealed that by yesterday some former top government officials were...
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The chief coach of Nigeriaâ€™s senior national male team, the Super Eagles, Sunday Oliseh, has released the list of 18 players to face Tanzaniaâ€™s Taifa Stars in an African Nationsâ€™ Cup qualifier in Dar Es Salaam next month, with Chelsea duo Mikel Obi and Victor Moses being the most notable exclusions. It is believed that...
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