Daily Archives: September 2, 2019

Minister approves international status for Asaba airport

Minister approves international status for Asaba airport

Minister of Aviation, Hadi Sirika, yesterday confirmed an international status for the Asaba, Delta State Airport, saying the state government is living up to standards on the required facilities. Sirika, who spoke with journalists after inspecting facilities at the facility ...

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FG loses N395.4b power revenue, records N3.644tr fiscal deficit

FG loses N395.4b power revenue, records N3.644tr fiscal deficit

Power generation by the nation’s electricity companies hit an average of 3,862MW between January and August, from a monthly average of 3,531MW in the previous months, the latest data from the office of Vice President Yemi Osinbajo have shown. However, ...

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Taxation And The Excesses Of Revenue Agencies

Taxation And The Excesses Of Revenue Agencies

Tax is the return due to society on its investments – the roads, educated workforces, courts and so on – from which companies benefit. If they avoid or evade tax, they are free-riding off benefits provided by others. It is ...

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BEARS: LASG ‘Okada’ Traps

BEARS: LASG 'Okada' Traps

The Lagos State Task Force on Environment and Special Offences (Enforcement) Unit, last week impounded 125 motorcycles plying restricted routes in the state. The Chairman of the agency, CSP Olayinka Egbeyemi, disclosed that the task force was forced to clamp ...

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Happy Hauwa

Happy Hauwa

Ms. Hauwa Mohammad Mustapha is one of the two female-faces in the governing board of the Nigerian Shippers’ Council(NSC). Fondly called, aunty Hauwa, she is an amiable personality with ever-babyish tantalizing and smiling disposition.  A pride of the north, where ...

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