Lagos Introduces New Measure to End Revenue Leakages

[This Day] The Lagos State Government has said that it will no longer accept cash payment in revenue collection effective from March 1, noting that the new tax payment system would end revenue leakages in the state.

[This Day] The Lagos State Government has said that it will no longer accept cash payment in revenue collection effective from March 1, noting that the new tax payment system would end revenue leakages in the state.

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Borno Govt, EU Open Care Facility for Rape Victims

[Premium Times] Borno State’s first dady, Nana Shettima, on Monday commissioned a Sexual Assault Referral Centre (SARC) set up by the state government in collaboration with the European Union to provide care for rape victims in the state.

[Premium Times] Borno State's first dady, Nana Shettima, on Monday commissioned a Sexual Assault Referral Centre (SARC) set up by the state government in collaboration with the European Union to provide care for rape victims in the state.

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Kenyan Photographer Does Concept Art for Marvel’s Black Panther

[This is Africa] To coincide with the launch of the wildly anticipated and already acclaimed film Black Panther, Marvel commissioned Kenyan Afro-futurist artist Osborne Macharia to create an exclusive art project. Macharia has titled the project “Ilgel…

[This is Africa] To coincide with the launch of the wildly anticipated and already acclaimed film Black Panther, Marvel commissioned Kenyan Afro-futurist artist Osborne Macharia to create an exclusive art project. Macharia has titled the project “Ilgelunot”, which, in Maasai, means “The Chosen Ones”.

Nigerian Child Comedienne Emmanuella Lands Disney Acting Role

[This is Africa] Seven year-old Emmanuella Samuel, popular for the comedy skit “This is Not My Real Face Oh” has landed a Disney acting role. The young comedienne has gained a large following throughout the world. We wish her all the best in her career.

[This is Africa] Seven year-old Emmanuella Samuel, popular for the comedy skit "This is Not My Real Face Oh" has landed a Disney acting role. The young comedienne has gained a large following throughout the world. We wish her all the best in her career.

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Adeosun Asks Global Community to Check Multinationals in Nigeria

[Vanguard] The Minister of Finance, Mrs. Kemi Adeosun, has called on the global community to designate tax malpractices by Multinational Corporations in Nigeria and other developing countries as ‘foreign corrupt practices’.

[Vanguard] The Minister of Finance, Mrs. Kemi Adeosun, has called on the global community to designate tax malpractices by Multinational Corporations in Nigeria and other developing countries as 'foreign corrupt practices'.

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I Shall Be Elected Nigerian President in 2019 – Sule Lamido

[Premium Times] A former governor of Jigawa State and Peoples Democratic Party presidential aspirant, Sule Lamido, on Saturday kicked off his electioneering campaign by declaring at a rally that he was confident of becoming Nigeria’s president after th…

[Premium Times] A former governor of Jigawa State and Peoples Democratic Party presidential aspirant, Sule Lamido, on Saturday kicked off his electioneering campaign by declaring at a rally that he was confident of becoming Nigeria's president after the 2019 general elections.

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Biafra Leader’s Wife Speaks On Husband’s ‘Disappearance

[Premium Times] The wife of the leader of the separatist Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, Nnamdi Kanu, says her husband’s disappearance should be the major issue that will dictate discourse as the nation goes to the poll next year.

[Premium Times] The wife of the leader of the separatist Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, Nnamdi Kanu, says her husband’s disappearance should be the major issue that will dictate discourse as the nation goes to the poll next year.