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FG to obtain information on all categories of taxpayers, says Fowler

Chairman, Joint Tax Board (JTB), Mr Tunde Fowler, on Monday, said Federal Government planned to obtain and access information on all categories of taxpayers...

FG generates N17bn from tax amnesty programme VAIDS, says Fowler

The Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS) says that the Federal Government has realised N17 billion from the Voluntary Asset and Income Declaration Scheme...

700,000 apply for 500 FIRS jobs

The Chairman, Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS), Mr Tunde Fowler, has said that the organisation received more than 700,000 applications from the recent job...

Total tax base of individuals in Nigeria is 10m, says Fowler

  The Chairman, Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS), Mr Tunde Fowler, says the total tax base for individuals in Nigeria is 10 million. Fowler said this...

FIRS: FG to deduct from states’ federal allocations unremitted taxes

Disciplinary measures will be taken against states that failed to remit various taxes collected on behalf of Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS), its chairman,...

Emir of Kano angry over multiple taxation, urges FIRS to intervene

The Emir of Kano, Lamido Sanusi II, has called on the Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS) to look into the issue of multiple taxation...
Reps Committee asks FIRS to return N4.6bn to FCT

FIRS sets strategies for increased tax collection in 2016

The Executive Chairman,The Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS), Mr. Tunde Fowler, said it had set specific strategies to increase tax collection to drive its...


Again, Buhari urges ASUU to call off strike

President Muhammadu Buhari has again appealed to the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) to call off the ongoing strike. Buhari made the call on Friday in Maiduguri at the maiden Special Convocation Ceremony and conferment of Honourary Degree of Doctor of Letters by the...

2022 WASSCE: WAEC withholds 365,564 results over examination malpractice

2020 WASSCE: WAEC withholds 5,548 results over exam malpractices
The West African Examinations Council (WAEC) says results of a total of 365,564 candidates who sat for its 2022 West African Senior School Certificate Examination (WASSCE) for school candidates have been withheld. A total of the 1,607,981 candidates registered for the examination from 20,222...

Oyo Govt: No plans to return schools to original owners

The Oyo State Government says there’s no plan to return some schools to missionaries or individuals. This is contained in a statement signed and issued on Sunday in Ibadan by the Commissioner for Education, Science and Technology, Mr Abdulrahman Abduraheem. AbdulRaheem, was reacting to insinuations that...