Nigeria’s economy records fifth consecutive decline in 2021 as inflation rate slows to 17.01% in August.

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Lagos, Rivers bid to collect VAT suffers set back as Appeal court orders parties to maintain status quo.

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Secondus gets ‘The Oshiomole’ treatment as Rivers PDP ward suspends him.

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Following the passage of the VAT bill by the Lagos state house of assembly, Governor of Lagos state, Mr Babajide Sanwo-Olu has signed into law the bill which will empower the state to collect value-added tax (VAT). This signing of the bill was made public by Mr Gbenga Omotosho, the commissioner for information and strategy, …

Following the visit of President Muhammadu Buhari to Owerri, the president inaugurated some developmental projects executed by the state government and also met some notable Igbo leaders. The president who was received at Sam Mbakwe International Cargo Airport by Governor Hope Uzodimma, Governor David Umahi of Ebonyi (chairman of the South-East Governors’ Forum) and APC …

Rivers Governor Nyesom Wike has lambasted his counterpart in Ebonyi, David Umahi, over what he described as an hypocritical statement saying he should undergo a psychiatric test for saying that Nigeria needs another leader like President Muhammadu Buhari.  Governor of Ebonyi state, Mr Umahi had earlier in the week, when he visited the State House …

The Lagos chapter of the Inter-Party Advisory Council of Nigeria (IPAC), an umbrella body of registered political parties, has thrown its weight behind the Lagos House of Assembly for passing the value-added tax (VAT) and anti-open grazing bills. The body described the bills as “timely and met the yearnings of the people.” The body’s publicity …

…LASG Reiterates Partnerships as Bedrock of Development The Lagos State Government on Tuesday received a major economic boost as the Kingdom of Belgium expressed its readiness to expand its bilateral ties with the State government with the aim of tapping into the several investment opportunities that abound in the State. The Ambassador of Belgium to …

Following the complaints of the governors and other stake holders on the controversial payment of $418 million to consultants regarding the Paris Club refund, the President, Muhammadu Buhari has put on hold any form of payment this is according to The Cable an online news outlet. It would be recalled that the president had initially …

It now against the Law to graze openly in Lagosafter the Lagos house of assembly on Thursday passed the bill on the prohibition of open grazing in the state. Also, the assembly passed the bill on value added tax (VAT) during the plenary session. The two bills were passed after unanimous votes by the lawmakers. …

Following the victory of Rivers state over the federal government, the Attorneys-general of the 36 states have sued Abubakar Malami, attorney-general of the federation (AGF), over the alleged failure of the government to remit funds generated from stamp duties into state accounts. According to the argument of the states, they claim that they are the …

President Muhammadu Buhari has commended the efforts of the governor of Imo Hope Uzodinma on infrastructural development saying his vision on infrastructural development coincides with his own. The president made this remark on Thursday during the inauguration of some projects in Imo state. The president said he is impressed by the infrastructural projects built by …

A document has reveal how Nigerian opposition leader Atiku Abubakar paid $16.5 million (N8.7 billion in today’s parallel conversions) to an American firm to help him destroy his opponent’s campaign message and procure a visa to Washington in the run-up to the 2019 presidential election. In a story monitored on Peoples Gazette, it confirmed a …