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RMAFC Canvasses Revenue Agencies Collaboration To Boost Federation Account

RMAFC Canvasses Revenue Agencies Collaboration To Boost Federation Account         The Revenue Mobilisation Allocation and Fiscal Commission has called for collaboration and co-operation from revenue regulatory agencies in order to ensure increased revenue accruals to the federation account. Chairman of the commission, Elias Mbam, made the call in Abuja during a stakeholders […]

Disconnect Customers Rejecting Meters, NERC Orders Discos

Disconnect Customers Rejecting Meters, NERC Orders Discos         The Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission on Wednesday ordered power distribution companies to start disconnecting electricity consumers who reject meters. Recently, the Federal Government commenced the mass deployment of about six million meters across the country in order to halt estimated billing and improve service […]

Finance Bill Passes Second Reading, Proposes 10% VAT For Defaulters

Finance Bill Passes Second Reading, Proposes 10% VAT For Defaulters         The Finance Bill 2020 scaled second reading on the floor of the Senate on Wednesday. The proposed legislation stipulates various amendments made to the 2019 version of the Act. The Leader of the Senate, Yahaya Abdullahi, in his lead debate said […]

PRESS RELEASE: Tikhanovskaya, leader of Belarusian opposition, wins Woman of Europe Award

Brussels, 02.12.20: In the ceremony held this evening, Sviatlana Tikhanovskaya was awarded the Woman of Europe Award in the Woman in Power category. The award ceremony, the fifth annual Women of Europe Awards, was organised digitally by the European Movement International and the European Women’s Lobby.

Naira Bounces Back, Appreciates To N470/$ In Parallel Market

Naira Bounces Back, Appreciates To N470/$ In Parallel Market       The naira this morning reversed its two weeks loss to the dollar in the parallel market, appreciating by N20 to N470 per dollar. The naira had earlier depreciated by N30 against the dollar, as the parallel market exchange rate rose sharply to N500 […]

NCBN, Youths Digest Unveil Paid Internship, Ambassadorial Offer For Students

NCBN, Youths Digest Unveil Paid Internship, Ambassadorial Offer For Students     The Nigeria Customs Broadcasting Network, NCBN, in partnership with Youths Digest, has rolled out a paid internship for talented campus journalists and student-writers. Applicants selected for the 3-months paid internship stand a chance to work at NCBN Abuja Headquarters or any other branch […]

<div>S&D Group: Agreement on Interreg: “A climate-friendly programme with less bureaucracy and solutions for small projects” say S&Ds</div>

The S&Ds managed to put their socially just and green stamp on the conclusion of negotiations on Interreg, a successful programme that has been running for three-decades aimed at strengthening cross-border co-operation between countries and regions.
Our negotiating team has chalked up many achievements, including clauses on non-discrimination and inclusiveness, as well as higher co-financing rates, more money for cross-border co-operation and the decision to concentrate 60% of funds on green and social projects.

Vehicle Owners To Pay N250,000 To Convert Cars To Autogas – FG

Vehicle Owners To Pay N250,000 To Convert Cars To Autogas – FG       The Federal Government says car owners will pay up to N250,000 to have their vehicles converted to run on gas. Justice Derefaka, Technical Adviser on Gas Business and Policy Implementation to Minister of State for Petroleum, Timipre Sylva, made this […]