Tax Relief, Islamic Banking Not Enough for Infrastructure in Nigeria, Says Fashola

[Guardian] Abuja -The Federal Government is to utilise Infrastructure Bond Investment from finance institutions and investors to fast-track road/bridge projects development across the country.

[Guardian] Abuja -The Federal Government is to utilise Infrastructure Bond Investment from finance institutions and investors to fast-track road/bridge projects development across the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Emir Sanusi’s Alleged Social Media Impostor Held

[Guardian] Kano -The Kano State police command yesterday paraded a 20-year-old man, Sultan Bello, for allegedly impersonating Emir of Kano, Mallam Muhammadu Sanusi. The suspect, who allegedly used the picture of the Emir on his Instagram page, was said…

[Guardian] Kano -The Kano State police command yesterday paraded a 20-year-old man, Sultan Bello, for allegedly impersonating Emir of Kano, Mallam Muhammadu Sanusi. The suspect, who allegedly used the picture of the Emir on his Instagram page, was said to have raked over N20 million from unsuspecting public.

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Nigeria Becoming Africa’s Biggest Free TV Platform – Mohammed

[Guardian] Alhaji Lai Mohammed, minister of Information and Culture, has said that with the Digital Switch Over (DSO), Nigeria has taken a bold step in building Africa’s biggest and most lucrative free-to-air television platform.

[Guardian] Alhaji Lai Mohammed, minister of Information and Culture, has said that with the Digital Switch Over (DSO), Nigeria has taken a bold step in building Africa's biggest and most lucrative free-to-air television platform.

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We Will Expose, Disgrace, Prosecute Tax Evaders From March 31, Says Adeosun

[Guardian] The Minister of Finance, Mrs. Kemi Adeosun, has said that the Federal Government will expose, disgrace and prosecute tax evaders that fail to utilise the Voluntary Assets and Income Declaration Scheme (VAIDS) to regularise their tax profiles.

[Guardian] The Minister of Finance, Mrs. Kemi Adeosun, has said that the Federal Government will expose, disgrace and prosecute tax evaders that fail to utilise the Voluntary Assets and Income Declaration Scheme (VAIDS) to regularise their tax profiles.

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Nigeria’s Smartphone Uptake Set to Improve in 2018

[Guardian] Analysts at Counterpoint Research expect the smartphone market in Nigeria to grow in double digits in CY 2018, driven by the entry of new players and changing OEM strategies.

[Guardian] Analysts at Counterpoint Research expect the smartphone market in Nigeria to grow in double digits in CY 2018, driven by the entry of new players and changing OEM strategies.

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Muslim Groups Flay Boko Haram for Abducting Schoolgirls

[Guardian] Concerned Islamic groups have flayed the abduction of 110 students of Government Girls Science School, Dapchi, Yobe State, urging the Federal Government to swing into action to rescue all abductees of the dreaded group.

[Guardian] Concerned Islamic groups have flayed the abduction of 110 students of Government Girls Science School, Dapchi, Yobe State, urging the Federal Government to swing into action to rescue all abductees of the dreaded group.

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Again, Troops Arrest Seven Herders Destroying Farms in Benue State

[Guardian] Troops of Sub-sector A of the Nigerian Army executing the Ayem Akpatuma (Cat Race) military exercise say they have again arrested seven herdsmen destroying farms in Benue State.

[Guardian] Troops of Sub-sector A of the Nigerian Army executing the Ayem Akpatuma (Cat Race) military exercise say they have again arrested seven herdsmen destroying farms in Benue State.

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