Category: Metro

Tax default: FIRS seals off companies In Port Harcourt

Advertisement The Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS), on Tuesday, sealed off the premises of some tax-owing companies in Port Harcourt, Rivers state. One of the companies was Fejudam Services Limited, which owes a company income tax of N22.5million incurred between 2009 and 2015. Anita Erinne, leader of the FIRS enforcement team, showed a warrant of distraint…

“N13.4billion media advertising spend missing”

An estimated N13.4 billion representing 54% of total media advertising spend in 2016 are neither executed at all nor implemented on time as agreed between the media and the advertisers, a finding by Independent has revealed. Advertisement According to a special investigation conducted in the first quarter of this year which was contained in a…

SOUTH AFRICAN PREMIER VISITS LAGOS BUSINESS SCHOOL, LISTS FACTORS FOR AFRICA’S ECONOMIC GROWTH

The Premier of Guateng, South Africa, David Makhura has identified inter African co-operation as the major plank for ‘Africa Rising’ and the economic growth of the continent. L-R: Consul General, South Africa, Darkey Afrika;  MBA Director, LBS, Dr Uchenna Uzo; Premier of Guateng, David Makhura;  High Commissioner, Louis Mnguni; Member Economic Council (MEC) for  Economic…

Yahaya Bello: Battles INEC Over Twice Registration

Advertisement The governor of Kogi state has denied the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC)  accusation of taking part in the ongoing continuous voter registration (CVR) exercise twice. A group, under eagis of Kogi for Change, had drawn attention of Bello to double registration of INEC and threatened to sue governor Yahaya Bello , but he had claimed…

SON calls for strong collaboration against Substandard goods in Nigeria

…..while destroying substandard products in Lagos   Advertisement Director General, Standards Organization of Nigeria (SON), Osita Aboloma (right), setting fire on some of the substandard products in Epe, Lagos…Tuesday. The Standard Organisation of Nigeria (Son), Director General (DG) Osita Abolomo  said shortly before destroying substandard items at Epe in Lagos “We are destroying these seizures…