The Nigerian government has compiled the list of 500 Nigerians, some of them prominent citizens who have homes abroad and who have been tax dodgers.
The Environmental Rights Action/Friends of the Earth Nigeria (ERA/FoEN) has lashed Philip Morris International (PMI) for funding the training of senior journalists in Naivasha, Kenya, describing it as deceptive and strategy to misinform media campaign against tobacco harm.
By Ummi Ismaeel,
By Dallas Onyema
Shipping lines agencies have been indicted in the recent illegal importation of arms into Nigeria.
They were also accused of aiding importers in bringing illicit items into Nigeria.
..Calls for vigilance
Assistant Controller General of Customs in charge of Zone A, Aminu Dahiru, has charged officers under his watch to be vigilant to forestall attempts at smuggling arms and ammunition into the country.
Announces pricing of US$1.5bn 10-year; US$1.5 billion 30-year notes under its Global Medium Term Note programme
.Tasks legal experts on updates on Maritime Law
The Minister of Finance, Mrs Kemi Adeosun, has set the records straight regarding Nigeria’s status as an oil producing economy.
.Pledges $100m for Nigeria