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Finance Act 2019: 20 Basic Food Items, Sanitary Pads, Others Make List Of VAT Exemption List

Finance Act 2019: 20 Basic Food Items, Sanitary Pads, Others Make List Of VAT Exemption List

News January 19, 2020 at 11:11 pm 0 comments

 
In a bid to ensure that the cost of living does not rise for Nigerians because of the changes in the Value-Added Tax, several basic food items, locally manufactured sanitary towels, pads and tuition relating to nursery, primary, secondary and tertiary

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A new case for a Commonwealth based on trade – President Buhari

A new case for a Commonwealth based on trade – President Buhari

News January 19, 2020 at 8:38 pm 0 comments

 
The United Kingdom’s exit of the European Union is now all but certain. Only the passage of time will reveal what their new relationship shall be. But with this new arrangement, I – like many other Commonwealth leaders – also seek a new settlement: not only of closer relations

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President Buhari mourns Lekan Are

President Buhari mourns Lekan Are

News January 19, 2020 at 6:40 pm 0 comments

President Muhammadu Buhari has sent a message of condolence to the family of renowned businessman, Chief Lekan Are, who passed away on Saturday.
Buhari urged Are’s family to find solace in the good deeds and the good life lived by the departed agronomist.
President Buhari also sympathised with friends and

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Ajimobi mourns elder statesman, Lekan Are

Ajimobi mourns elder statesman, Lekan Are

News January 19, 2020 at 5:33 pm 0 comments

Former Gov. of Oyo state, Abiola Ajimobi, has expressed sadness on the death of a foremost agronomist, businessman, philanthropist and Chairman of University Press Plc, Dr Lekan Are.
Are, 86, passed on at about 12:30am Saturday, at the University College Hospital (UCH), in Ibadan, after a brief illness.
However, Ajimobi

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Group withdraws allegation against Senator Omo-Agege

Group withdraws allegation against Senator Omo-Agege

News January 19, 2020 at 2:25 pm 0 comments

 
A group of civil society organisations recently accused Senator Omo-of perjury and felony while practising law in the United Staes of America.
The groups under the aegis of Coalition of Civil Society and Youth Groups in Nigeria (CCSYGN), also vowed to occupy the National Assembly unless Omo-Agege is prevailed

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Nigeria’s Border Closure Not Meant To Punish Our Neighbours – President Buhari

Nigeria’s Border Closure Not Meant To Punish Our Neighbours – President Buhari

News January 19, 2020 at 8:44 am 0 comments

NIGERIA’S BORDER CLOSURE NOT MEANT TO PUNISH OUR NEIGHBOURS, SAYS PRESIDENT BUHARI
President Muhammadu Buhari Saturday in London said that the partial closure of Nigeria’s borders is not meant to punish her neighbours, but to strengthen the country’s security and economy.
At a meeting with a select group of the

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