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Anambra Ends Era Of Illegal Merchandise For Revenue Impostors

Raymond Ozoji, Awka Anambra State Government seems to have ended the era of illegal merchandise for those it sees as revenue impostors following a recent executive order pronouncing the outright stoppage of taxes and levies on certain categories of businesses across the state. The government decision, which became very necessary to alleviate the plights and sufferings of certain small scale ...

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Pay Pentecost Tax, Osinbajo Charges Religious Leaders

•There is Much to Learn from Kumuyi, Says Sanwo-Olu  • As VP, Govs, Others Honour Deeper Life General Superintendent Vice President Yemi Osinbajo on Friday charged religious leaders to pay their ‘Pentecostal tax,’ which will tell their stories, achievements and life experiences in the Ministry to affect generations. Prof. Osinbajo gave the charge on Friday at Eko Hotels and Suites in Victoria ...

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Aisha Buhari Cup: Sports Minister Praises Lagos State Government

The Lagos State Government has been commended for the successes recorded so far at the ongoing Aisha Buhari invitational tournament also called the Aisha Buhari Cup. The Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu-led administration has also been applauded for their support for football evidenced by their hosting of the men’s senior national football team – the Super Eagles. Youth and Sports Development Minister Sunday ...

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Guinea: ECOWAS Leaders To Freeze Financial Assets Of New Military Junta

Determined to ensure a prompt return of democratic rule to Guinea after the recent military coup, Nigeria has called on the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) to insist on a short transition programme that will usher in a new civilian government in that country. Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, SAN, stated this yesterday while representing President Muhammadu Buhari at ...

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Shell Restates Commitment To Research, Development In Nigeria

Energy giant, Shell, has said its research and development strategy is aligned with Nigeria’s 10-year strategic roadmap for local content being implemented by the Nigerian Content Development and Monitoring Board (NCDMB). Managing Director of the deep-water business of Shell in Nigeria, Mrs. Elohor Aiboni, said Shell Nigeria Exploration and Production Company (SNEPCo) would continue to explore opportunities for collaboration with ...

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Igbo Leaders Betrayed Southeast During Buhari’s Visit To Imo – IPAN

Raymond Ozoji, Awka Igbos for a Progressive Nigeria, IPAN, has described the recent visit of President Muhammadu Buhari as a waste to the progress of the Igbo. The group explained that Igbo leaders would have utilized the opportunity to X-ray major developmental challenges in the South East. The National President of IPAN, Comrade Lawrence Onuzulike, who stated this in his ...

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How We’ll Checkmate Criminal Acts In Anambra — New CP 

Raymond Ozoji, Awka The new police commissioner in Anambra state, Tony Olofu, has extended a hand of fellowship to journalists to enable the command to police the entire state effectively. The new police boss who recognised the pivotal role journalists play in information dissemination and public enlightenment, noted that there was need for objective and effective reportage of the activities ...

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EFCC Chairman, Bawa, Slumps In Abuja

The Chairman of Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, Abdulrasheed Bawa, broke down while presenting his brief address and was rushed out of the banquet hall at the presidential villa on Thursday. Bawa was offering his goodwill message at the National Identity Day celebration when he suddenly stopped speaking and asked to be excused. “Please, excuse me, I can’t continue,” he ...

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𝐁𝐑𝐄𝐀𝐊𝐈𝐍𝐆: CBN Introduces N50bn Non-Interest, Collateral-Free Targeted Credit Facilities For Households, SMEs: How To Apply

The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has introduced a 50 Billion Naira Non-Interest Targeted Credit Facility to support Households and MSEs in Nigeria. Loan Amount: N500,000 and N750,000 Moratorium: Up to 12 Months Tenor: Up to 36 Months 𝐍𝐎𝐍-𝐈𝐍𝐓𝐄𝐑𝐄𝐒𝐓 𝐀𝐆𝐒𝐌𝐄𝐈𝐒 The Non-Interest AGSMEIS Traders dealing in foodstuff, electronics, allied products, computers/phones, spare parts, building material, transportation, etc. Loan Amount: Up ...

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