TOP DAILY NEWS HEADLINES: 28TH JUNE 2021

FG will tax profits made by global tech, digital giants in Nigeria — Osinbajo

FG will tax profits made by global tech, digital giants in Nigeria — Osinbajo
Legal provisions will be utilised to collect taxes on profits made locally by global technology and digital firms not based in Nigeria, but with significant economic presence in the country. Vice President Yemi Osinbajo stated this during an interaction with a delegation from the Chartered Institute of Taxation of Nigeria (CITN), led by its President, Mr Adesina Adedayo, at the Presidential Villa.

TOP DAILY NEWS HEADLINES: 11TH JUNE 2021

CBN may launch digital currency end of 2021 Official

CBN may launch digital currency end of 2021 Official
The Central Bank of Nigeria on Thursday said that its digital currency might be launched by the end of 2021. This was disclosed by an Information Technology Specialist at CBN, Rakiyat Mohammed, during a news briefing at the end of the Bankers Committee meeting held in Lagos.

TOP 10 NEWS HEADLINES: 31ST MAY 2021

Buhari appoints Muhammad as Senior Citizens Centre board chair, Habib is new NEMA DG

Buhari appoints Muhammad as Senior Citizens Centre board chair, Habib is new NEMA DG
President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the take-off of the National Senior Citizens Centre and the constitution of a 12-member board. The Centre was passed into law as the National Senior Citizens Centre Act, 2017 to cater for the needs of senior citizens (70 and above) in the country.

TOP 10 NEWS HEADLINES TODAY: 28TH MAY 2021

CBN retains economic parameters amid naira devaluation to N410/$

At the close of the two-day meeting of the Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), the members unanimously voted to retain major economic parameters, with the benchmark lending rate at 11.5 per cent

All set for Agric and Export virtual seminar

The key strategic issues and challenges around agricultural exports will be discussed at a major webinar event being hosted by The Nigerian-British Chamber of Commerce (NBCC) on Thursday, May 27, 2021 at 12:00pm

TOP DAILY NEWS HEADLINES: 21ST MAY 2021

FG approves Lagos, Abuja, 2 other international airports as Special Economic Zones

FG approves Lagos, Abuja, 2 other international airports as Special Economic Zones
The Nigerian Government announced it has approved four international airports in Lagos, Kano, Abuja and Port Harcourt as Special Economic Zones. This was disclosed in a statement by Aviation Minister, HadiSirika on Thursday morning

TOP DAILY NEWS HEADLINES: 10TH MAY 2021

Badagry Deep Seaport to commence operations earlier than planned

Badagry Deep Seaport to commence operations earlier than planned
Lagos State Government is ready to give the necessary support for the timely delivery of the Badagry Deep Seaport project. The Badagry Deep Seaport is expected to commence operations earlier than planned, as the Lagos State Government is ready to give the necessary support for the timely delivery of the project.

TOP 10 NEWS HEADLINES- 7TH MAY 2021

Buhari removes Bala Usman as NPA MD, appoints replacement

Buhari removes Bala Usman as NPA MD, appoints replacement
President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the recommendation of the Ministry of Transportation under Rt. Hon. Rotimi Amaechi for the setting up of an Administrative Panel of Inquiry to investigate the Management of the Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA).