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Communities laud Ambode over bridge constructed by Chinese firm

Communities laud Ambode over bridge constructed by Chinese firm

The chairman of Badagary local government area of Lagos State Olusegun Onilude, has hailed Governor Akinwunmi Ambode and the people in the area for the successful completion of Ajara-Agelasho-poka-Erekiti road and bridge. Onilude said the people of Badagry were pleased with the governor that their long expectation has been met in collaboration with Chinese Gezuonba Group of Company Limited (CGGC) ...

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New UK property law may force Nigerians in the UK to lose their properties

New UK property law may force Nigerians in the UK to lose their properties

Officials of the Federal Ministry of Finance and the Federal Inland Revenue Service, FIRS, involved in Voluntary Assets and Income Declaration Scheme, VAIDS, said they have been inundated with calls from Nigerians in the United Kingdom seeking to inquire about how the new UK government Unexplained Wealth Orders, UWOs would affect their property in that country. A source close to ...

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Akwa Ibom Governor donates 200 million to renovate barracks

Akwa Ibom Governor donates 200 million to renovate barracks

Gov. Udom Emmanuel of Akwa Ibom, has donated N200 million for the renovation of Wellington Bassey Barracks, Ibagwa in Abak Local Government Area of the state. Emmanuel made the donation at the 2017 West African Social Activity (WASA) held in the barracks on Saturday. The governor expressed his appreciation to the Nigerian Army for its contributions in providing the security ...

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Business man places 3 houses on auction over N137 million debts

Business man places 3 houses in Zamfara on auction over N137m debts

A business man, Hon Abayomi Olufemi, has asked the Abuja High Court for an order to auction three houses in Abuja belonging to the Zamfara State government over non-payment of N137 million debts. The houses are situated at No. 4, Zangha Street, off Mississipi Street, Maitama, and at the Ground Floor, NDIC Quarters, Federal Housing, Limpopo Street, Maitama, Abuja, respectively. ...

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Lagos State seals RCCG over illegal development of structure

Lagos state seald RCCG over illegal development of structure

The officials of the Lagos State Building Control Agency, (LASBCA), have sealed the zonal headquarters of the Redeemed Christian Church of God (RCCG), under construction in Ajegunle, a hotel in Ikeja and 6 other buildings over illegal development of structures and for breaking government seal. The operation was led by the General Manager, LASBCA, Engr. Olalekan Shodeinde. Officials of the ...

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Infrastructure in Nigeria will take a new turn in few years- Osinbajo

Infrastructure in Nigeria will take a new turn in few years- Osinbajo

The federal government has said that its newly launched Economic Recovery Growth Plan (ERGP), focus lab would help the country attract $24 billion worth of investments in few years, saying 80 per cent of the amount is expected to come from the private sector of the economy. Vice President, Professor Yemi Osinbajo disclosed this on Thursday in Agbara, Ogun State ...

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Real estate investors reacts to the new land use charge law

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Real estate investors and developers have faulted the new land use charge law Lagos State passed recently by the state’s house of Assembly, saying it is anti-property investment. The new Land Use Charge Law (LUCL) 2018, which applies to real and landed property in the state, seeks to consolidate all property and land-based rates/charges into a single property charge and ...

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Federal Government vows to expose properties of tax debtors

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The federal government declared in Enugu on Thursday that it had compiled data on property, bank accounts, shareholdings and other income sources of individuals and corporate entities, warning that there would be unsavoury consequences for those who failed to regularise their tax status. Minister of Finance, Mrs. Kemi Adeosun, spoke at the commencement of the sensitisation campaign on the Voluntary ...

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NSE appeals for partnership with Lagos on infrastructure development

NSE appeals for partnership with Lagos on infrastructure development

Mr Akin Akintola, Chairman, Ikeja Branch of the Nigerian Society of Engineers (NSE), has solicited partnership with the Lagos State Government to enhance infrastructure development in the state. Akintola made the appeal in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Thursday in Lagos. He said that the professional body was willing and ready to collaborate with the ...

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