Nigeria: Burden of VAT Increase On Nigerians

15 Sep 2019 - 12:55:10
[This Day] The federal government is keen on making more money and has decided the people have to pay for it by way of an increase in value added tax. The proposed VAT increase is coming against the background of political and economic uncertainly occasioned by long-standing corruption, poor economic management and exacerbating budgetary financing. Nosa James-Igbinadolor reports Source

Nigeria: What Future for Nigerian Returnees From South Africa?

15 Sep 2019 - 12:49:08
[This Day] On Wednesday, about 187 Nigerians were evacuated from South Africa due to the hostility in that country, where indigenous blacks attack and kill other Africans. Over 800 Nigerians are still billed to return to their motherland. But what future awaits them back home here as they escape the bloodletting in a foreign land. Chinedu Eze reports Source