Monthly Archives: March 2019

Tax: Filing Of Annual Returns With AIRS Now A Must

Chairman/Chief Executive, Anambra State Internal Revenue Service (AIRS), Dr David Nzekwu, says all employers of labour in Anambra State are required to file annual returns on all emoluments paid out to employees by January 31 of the preceding year. Dr Nzekwu drew attention of the public to the provision of the Section 81 (2) of Personal Income Tax Act (PITA), ...

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Buhari Re-Election, Victory For Igbo’s 2023 Presidency — Andy Uba  

Raymond Ozoji, Awka The Anambra State coordinator, Buhari/Osibanjo campaign council and the All Progressives Congress (APC) candidate for Anambra South Senatorial  district for the just concluded Presidential and National Assembly election, Senator Andy Uba, has said that the reelection of President Muhammadu Buhari to complete his second term in office has widened the chances of the south-east region, to produce ...

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I Will Ask Our Agencies To Provide Details Of Corrupt Contractors, Fashola Tells SERAP

The Minister of Power, Works and Housing Mr Babatunde Fashola SAN has written to Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) promising “to refer the request for details of alleged contractors and companies that collected money for electricity projects and failed to executive any projects to the Ministry’s agencies for necessary action and appropriate response.” Mr Fashola’s latest response followed his ...

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Gunmen Kill Oyo Rep As Violence, Apathy Mar Gov/State Assembly Polls

Violence, voter apathy and vote-buying marred the Governorship and State Houses of Assembly elections that took place in the country on Saturday. Reports from most parts of the country revealed that killings, ballot box snatching and the militarisation of the process militated against the elections. It was also observed that voter apathy experienced during the February 23 Presidential and National ...

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La Liga: Messi, Suarez Lead Barca To Rayo Victory

Lionel Messi and Luis Suarez might have been rested but instead, both played and scored as Barcelona came from behind to beat Rayo Vallecano on Saturday, ahead of their crunch Champions League second leg against Lyon. Raul de Tomas’ scintillating strike gave struggling Rayo a surprise lead at the Camp Nou but Messi converted a penalty and Suarez finished a ...

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Obi Decries Failed Card Readers, Says Nigeria Must Get Elections Right

Vice Presidential Candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) during the February 23 polls, Mr. Peter Obi, has decried what he called “persistent lack of preparedness” on the part of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC). He spoke shortly after he could not, at 9:00 a.m., vote at his Umumasiaku Polling Unit, Amatutu, Agulu, Anambra State. The former Anambra State ...

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Anti-Igbo Comment: Odinkalu Tackles Remi Tinubu, Says She Is From Delta

A former chairman of the National Human Rights Commission, Prof. Chidi Odinkalu, has said Senator Oluremi Tinubu hails from Delta State, describing her as “a beneficiary of Nigeria’s integration.” The Punch quotes Odinkalu as saying this on Twitter while responding to a trending video showing the wife of the ruling All Progressives Congress National Leader accusing Igbo of not voting ...

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Buhari’s Victory Responsible For Voter Apathy In Anambra, Says Monarch 

Raymond Ozoji, Awka The Traditional Ruler of Umueri Kingdom, in Anambra east local government area of the state, HRM Igwe Sir Ben Izuchukwu Emeka, has attributed  the reelection of President Muhammadu Buhari in the just concluded presidential election as responsible for the low turnout of voters in some areas in Anambra state in Saturday house of Assembly election. According to ...

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Let’s All Work Together With Buhari To Build Nigeria — Osinbajo

*Casts Gubernatorial & State Assembly vote at VGC Polling unit, Lagos  Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, SAN, has urged all Nigerians to set aside ethnic and religious sentiments and join hands with the President Muhammadu Buhari administration to build a better Nigeria. Prof. Osinbajo stated this on Saturday shortly after casting his vote, alongside his wife, Dolapo, at the VGC Polling ...

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Ambode Votes In Epe, Harps On Culture Of One Man One Vote

Lagos State Governor, Mr Akinwunmi Ambode on Saturday voted at his polling unit in Epe in the Governorship and House of Assembly elections, saying that there is no better time to enhance democracy and promote the culture of one man one vote. Governor Ambode, who got to his polling unit at ward A5, unit 033, Ogunmodede College, Ajaganabe Area, Papa ...

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