Tag: Taxes

Lai Mohammed denies liking terrorists’ collection of taxes to ‘Area Boys’ extortion

Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed on Saturday debunked a report that attributed to him that terrorists were collecting taxes in the northern parts of the country just as “Area Boys’’ extorted commuters in the southern parts. The minister said in a statement issued in Abuja by Mr[Read More…]

“This is hardly the time to raise taxes” – Vice President Yemi Osinbajo

In a determined effort to offer Nigerians an effective option to petrol, the Federal Government will focus on developing Compressed Natural Gas otherwise known as auto gas, which is priced significantly lower than PMS.                     Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, SAN, stated this during a virtual interactive session hosted by the Africa Report[Read More…]

Gov’t Raises Import Duties On Consumable, Luxury Goods, Including Medication Like Antibiotics & Anti-malarial

The Federal Government has raised duties on luxury goods such as yachts and Sport Utility Vehicles (SUVs) imported into the country.But also affected are some food items such as rice, salt and sugarcane that have local alternatives. The plan to raise the duties which was first contemplated by former Coordinating[Read More…]

To Meet The Expectations Of The People, Fayose Urges Ekiti To Pay Taxes

The Ekiti State Governor, Mr. Ayo Fayose, has assured the people of taking the state to a higher height during his tenure, despite the current economic challenges. Speaking through Chief Press Secretary, Mr Idowu Adelusi, in Ado-Ekiti on Sunday,  Fayose said the administration would do everything possible to meet and even[Read More…]