Tax Evasion – Govt Targets Property Owners in Abuja, Lagos

[This Day] Armed with vital documents on property owners across the country, the federal government appears set to swoop on tax evaders with property in exclusive areas of the country, particularly in Abuja and Lagos.

[This Day] Armed with vital documents on property owners across the country, the federal government appears set to swoop on tax evaders with property in exclusive areas of the country, particularly in Abuja and Lagos.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Malabu – Italy Court Postpones Trial of Eni, Shell to May 14

[This Day] An Italian court on Monday postponed the commencement of a trial of the executives of Royal Dutch Shell and Eni over alleged corruption in the 2011 acquisition of Nigeria’s Oil Prospecting Lease (OPL) 245, reputed as one of Africa’s most val…

[This Day] An Italian court on Monday postponed the commencement of a trial of the executives of Royal Dutch Shell and Eni over alleged corruption in the 2011 acquisition of Nigeria's Oil Prospecting Lease (OPL) 245, reputed as one of Africa's most valuable oil blocks, to May 14.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Opposition Leader Blames Rival for Violence

[New Zimbabwe] MDC-T vice president Thokozani Khuphe has pointed an accusing finger at rival Nelson Chamisa for the violence which rocked Bulawayo Sunday at the opposition party’s offices.

[New Zimbabwe] MDC-T vice president Thokozani Khuphe has pointed an accusing finger at rival Nelson Chamisa for the violence which rocked Bulawayo Sunday at the opposition party's offices.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Writing About Rwanda – President Kagame’s Fellow Travellers

[The Conversation Africa] Writing about Rwanda can sometimes seem like walking through a minefield. At first you think you’re facing a barrage of controversies, which, among researchers, is nothing new. Then you quickly realise it’s not that at all, bu…

[The Conversation Africa] Writing about Rwanda can sometimes seem like walking through a minefield. At first you think you're facing a barrage of controversies, which, among researchers, is nothing new. Then you quickly realise it's not that at all, but a storm of denunciation and intimidation.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Govt Approves N650bn Subsidy Payment for Oil Marketers

[Leadership] There are indications that the federal government has finally approved the payment of outstanding N650 billion subsidy payment owed members of Depot and Petroleum Products Marketers Association of Nigeria (DAPPMAN).

[Leadership] There are indications that the federal government has finally approved the payment of outstanding N650 billion subsidy payment owed members of Depot and Petroleum Products Marketers Association of Nigeria (DAPPMAN).

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Former Minister Confirmed As Leader of New Party, Meets Mugabe

[New Zimbabwe] Former Mashonaland East Zanu PF Senator and provincial affairs minister Ambrose Mutinhiri has been confirmed as new political outfit National Patriotic Front (NPF)’s interim leader and presidential candidate in elections set for later th…

[New Zimbabwe] Former Mashonaland East Zanu PF Senator and provincial affairs minister Ambrose Mutinhiri has been confirmed as new political outfit National Patriotic Front (NPF)'s interim leader and presidential candidate in elections set for later this year.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Weah Urges Nigeria to Support Eagles to Win World Cup

[Daily Trust] Liberian President George Opong Weah has advised urged the Nigerian government to support the Super Eagles with all that they require to ensure that the team win the Russia 2018 FIFA World Cup title.

[Daily Trust] Liberian President George Opong Weah has advised urged the Nigerian government to support the Super Eagles with all that they require to ensure that the team win the Russia 2018 FIFA World Cup title.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

More People Killed in Taraba Than Benue, Zamfara – Buhari

[Daily Trust] Jalingo -President Muhammadu Buhari has said the perpetrators of the killings and destruction on the Mambilla Plateau and other places would be arrested and prosecuted.

[Daily Trust] Jalingo -President Muhammadu Buhari has said the perpetrators of the killings and destruction on the Mambilla Plateau and other places would be arrested and prosecuted.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

NNPC – Nigeria Produces Barrel of Oil At $20

[Daily Trust] The Group Managing Director of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), Dr. Maikanti Baru has said that the corporation has as at today brought down the cost of production of oil in the neighborhood of $20 per barrel.

[Daily Trust] The Group Managing Director of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), Dr. Maikanti Baru has said that the corporation has as at today brought down the cost of production of oil in the neighborhood of $20 per barrel.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Nigerian Airlines Pass U.S. Airspace Audit

[Daily Trust] Lagos -Nigerian airlines will enjoy the benefit of operating direct flights to the United State as the country has retained the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) category one status.

[Daily Trust] Lagos -Nigerian airlines will enjoy the benefit of operating direct flights to the United State as the country has retained the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) category one status.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria