National Livestock Transformation Plan (NLTP) will Resolve Challenges of Fulbe Pastoralist-Gen Dambazzau

A former Minister of Interior, retired Lt-Gen Abdulrahman Dambazau, has called for urgent cleanup of weapons and drug among the Fulani youth as part of practical solutions to the ugly trend of kidnapping in the country. Dambazau made the call in his paper, titled “Dilemma of the Fulbe pastoralist,” presented at the Pastoralists and Fulbe […]

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NEPZA Trains 40 Personnel for Security of Special Economic Zones

The Nigeria Export Processing Zones Authority (NEPZA) has begun training for 40 of its personnel to boost security architecture in all special economic zones in the country. The ongoing exercise, which is being done  in collaboration with the Department of State Services (DSS), was inaugurated on Monday in Lagos. The Managing Director of  NEPZA, Prof. […]

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Why Nigeria did not Endorse OECD Minimum Corporate Tax Agreement – FIRS

Press Release- FIRS-Nigeria’s cautious approach to the endorsement of the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD)/ G20 Inclusive Framework two-pillar solution to the taxation of the digital economy is in the best interest of the country, and to ensure that Nigeria does not lose out on potential revenue from the digital economy. This was […]

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Group urges NASS, MDAs, others to partner FG in protecting FDI

The Nigeria Economic Zones Association (NEZA), an umbrella body of Free Trade Zones operators and enterprises in zones has urged members of the National Assembly, Ministries, Department and Agencies (MDAs) of the Federal Government to only take actions that would only protect the over 25 billion US dollars Foreign Direct Investments attracted to the country […]

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FIRS Lists Nigeria’s 2021 Top-Performing Taxpayers; Hails Taxpayers For Compliance, Payment and Support

The Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS) has listed Nigeria’s top-performing taxpayers in the year 2021, and commended them for their exceptional efforts in contributing towards providing the necessary funds for the government to meet its social contract with the Nigerian citizens, despite the harsh economic conditions imposed by the COVID-19 pandemic. The FIRS, in a […]

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Race to 2023: HEDA Charges Aspirants on Rule Of Law

As the race to 2023 general elections intensifies with so many politicking across the divide, the Human & Environmental Development Agenda (HEDA Resource Centre) has commended the president for directing political appointees with aspirations to resign from political appointment to pursue their ambitions and charged those who are yet to tender their resignation or contemplating […]

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Harnessing Road Corridor to Boost Economy-Feature

  By Ikenna Uwadileke, News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) On March 24, 2022, stakeholders in the transport sector, converged on the premises of Abuja Chamber of Commerce and Industry (ACCI) for a roundtable on Road Corridor Development and the impact on trade in Nigeria. The programme, organised by the National Chamber Policy Centre of the ACCI provided […]

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Emefiele Should Resign Now-Gov Tambuwal

Sokoto State Governor, Aminu Tambuwal has called on the Federal Government to effect the resignation of the CBN Governor, Godwin Emefiele.  Tambuwal, a Presidential aspirant on the platform of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP)  made the call on Saturday, in Jalingo, shortly after interacting with the party delegates ahead of  PDP presidential primaries.  The Governor said […]

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2023: No Empty Promises, Olawepo-Hashim Says as He Declares for President

Picks APC form on Thursday After a series of consultations with stakeholders across the country, renowned journalist and businessman, Gbenga Olawepo-Hashim, on Tuesday, declared his interest to contest the 2023 presidency under the platform of the All Progressives Congress, saying “this is not another empty promise of another politician, I’m who I am.” According to […]

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