Some media practitioner, entertainers to get lands worth #50 Million

TVC E.  Mr Akin Olowokere have decided to give away landed properties to Journalist, bloggers, entertainers. This huge endorsement deal with Numatville Megacity which is the initiative of Akin Olowokere, ex-Board Chairman of Ondo state Land & Housing corporation in partnership with federal ministry of lands, housing & Urban development, Abuja has spread to models as well.   According to reports, the land gift is an attempt to encourage the creativity of Nigerian entertainers, Journalists, Models and content providers in the entertainment industry.   About 50 Journalists, 50 bloggers, some Top Models were awarded a plot of land each worth 50million Naira. At a press brief on Thursday, Akin Olowokere described the mass endorsement as a way to give back to the entertainment industry and young hardworking journalists, bloggers, models and entertainers. A plot of land worth 50 million Naira at the Media, Models quarters of the Nigerian Unity Museum & Trade Tourism Village in Abuja. Some top...

Nigeria’s taxation institute calls for amendments to tax Laws

[dropcap]N[/dropcap]igeria's taxation institute has called on the government to address setbacks in tax administration in the country. The body is specifically calling on authorities to amend the country's tax laws in order to benefit the country's tax system. Tax is one of Nigeria's major revenue earners after oil. With falling oil companies income in recent times, government is working hard to grow this source of revenue The country's tax administrators believe amending tax legislation will support this process. The Chartered Institute of Taxation wants the country's inland revenue service to help make this demand a reality. The Inland Revenue service on its part, is positive thes request will aid its tax sourcing efforts and endorses the idea. The tax institute claims to be recognised by law as the country's sole tax regulator. It demands that this legal provision be complied with by defaulting professional bodies . The tax institute appeals that its demands be urgently addressed for the benefit...