The Federal Inland Revenue Service, in a desperate bid to retain the collection of the Value Added Tax, has written the National Assembly, seeking the inclusion of VAT collection in the exclusive legislative list. The federal tax agency is also requesting the federal lawmakers to approve for it, the establishment […]

Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project has filed a lawsuit asking the Federal High Court in Lagos. “To compel the Federal Government to disclose details of proposed payments of N729bn to 24.3 million poor Nigerians, including the mechanisms and logistics for the payments, list of beneficiaries, and how they have been […]

Leader of the ‘unseen’ persons ruling us, Alhaji Mamman Daura, spoke last week. He said enough of turn-by-turn presidency for Nigeria. He decreed that North-South rotation of the presidency of Nigeria should be dead; from 2023, the most competent among contenders would be put in the Presidential Villa. The Afenifere […]

The People’s Democratic Party ( PDP) has commenced legal action for the removal of Yobe State Governor, Mai Buni, from office over alleged breach of constitutional provisions barring a sitting executive from holding two offices at the same time. The PDP in the suit dated and filed August 12, is […]

“The Suicide Squad” star Joel Kinnaman has filed for a temporary restraining order against model Bella Davis, alleging that she has tried to “extort money” from him and has threatened physical harm to his family. Davis, a Swedish-Jamaican model whose real name is Gabriella Magnusson, has accused Kinnaman of raping […]