Inside Lagos ‘Kidnappers’ Den‎’ Where Two Were Burnt Alive, Three Arrested

[Premium Times] Residents of Obadeyi at the Ijaiye-Ojokoro axis of the Lagos-Abeokuta Expressway on Tuesday called on security operatives to conduct a ‘thorough search’ on a building allegedly used by kidnappers in the area.

[Premium Times] Residents of Obadeyi at the Ijaiye-Ojokoro axis of the Lagos-Abeokuta Expressway on Tuesday called on security operatives to conduct a 'thorough search' on a building allegedly used by kidnappers in the area.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Govt Clarifies 27 Businesses to Enjoy Tax Break Under Pioneer Status

[Premium Times] The federal government has gave clarifications on businesses that would qualify to enjoy pioneer status under the additional 27 new industries and products approved last week by the Executive Council of the Federation.

[Premium Times] The federal government has gave clarifications on businesses that would qualify to enjoy pioneer status under the additional 27 new industries and products approved last week by the Executive Council of the Federation.

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Non-Oil Exports – How Nigerians in Diaspora Can Help Rebuild Economy

[Daily Trust] The government aims to replace oil as the major national exchange earner by growing non-oil exports to $30 billion in the next 10 years and eventually attain 20 percent of non-oil exports to GDP or approximately $100 billion annually base…

[Daily Trust] The government aims to replace oil as the major national exchange earner by growing non-oil exports to $30 billion in the next 10 years and eventually attain 20 percent of non-oil exports to GDP or approximately $100 billion annually based on its Zero Oil Plan.

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Obasanjo, Yar’Adua, Jonathan Fingered in Electricity Fraud

[Leadership] The Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project has accused former presidents, Olusegun Obasanjo, Umaru Musa Yar’Adua and Goodluck Jonathan of squandering over N11 trillion meant to provide regular electricity supply for Nigeria durin…

[Leadership] The Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project has accused former presidents, Olusegun Obasanjo, Umaru Musa Yar'Adua and Goodluck Jonathan of squandering over N11 trillion meant to provide regular electricity supply for Nigeria during their tenures.

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Govt to Refinance Domestic Debts Into $3 Billion Treasury Bills

[Leadership] The federal government yesterday approved the refinancing of the country’s domestic debts into treasury bills worth $3billion as part of its overall strategy to reduce the cost of borrowing.

[Leadership] The federal government yesterday approved the refinancing of the country's domestic debts into treasury bills worth $3billion as part of its overall strategy to reduce the cost of borrowing.

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