Tuesday, September 28, 2021


September 27, 2021

UK launches special visas for truck drivers, farmers

The drivers and farmers will be allowed to work in the UK until Christmas Eve when their visas will expire.

September 24, 2021

SS1, SS2 students banned from taking WAEC, NECO, NABTEB

The Federal Ministry of Education says SS1 and SS2 students taking final year exams become unruly in schools and distract other students.

September 24, 2021

Tell your family, friends to prepare ransom before travelling on Nigerian roads, NYSC warns corps members

A security advisory introduced in March 2021 asked college graduates serving as corps members to prepare sufficient ransom before embarking on a road trip.

NYSC DG, Shuaibu Ibrahim, Corps members used to illustrate the story
September 23, 2021

El-Rufai moves to demolish journalists’ secretariat in Kaduna

The property, along Muhammadu Buhari Way, was identified as lacking requisite permits and should not have been built at the location.

September 22, 2021

Power can’t remain in North in 2023: Hon. Shina Peller

Mr Peller said he disagreed with NEF’s position on grounds that equity, fairness and equality must not be cast off in the quest for power.

Hon. Shina Peller
September 16, 2021

CBN goes after AbokiFX for updating Nigerians on naira’s free-fall against dollar

Nigerian media outlets, including Peoples Gazette, have relied heavily on AbokiFX in recent weeks to publish frequent and steep crashing of the naira.

CBN Godwin Emefiele (credit: Bloomberg)
September 16, 2021

Naira drops to N570 per dollar

The national currency dipped again at the parallel markets on Thursday.

Godwin Emefiele
September 16, 2021

VAT: FIRS seeks shutout of Lagos from appeal, court reserves ruling

Lagos state is seeking to be joined in the VAT suit by FIRS but the latter want the court to block the application.

FIRS chairman, Muhammad M. Nami and Attorney General of Lagos State, Moyosore Onigbanjo
September 15, 2021

VAT War: Kano lawmakers want tax chief sacked over poor revenue

Kano House of Assembly has issued a 48-hour ultimatum to Governor Abdullahi Ganduje to sack Abdulrazak Salihi, the state’s internal revenue service chairman.

Abdullahi Ganduje
September 13, 2021

Naira helplessly falls, now N550 to a dollar

The depreciation in the value of the naira translates to a heavy hike in the prices of imported products.