Nigeria: Buhari challenges engineers to embrace Executive Orders No 5 to displace foreign firms from construction sector

WorldStage Newsonline– President Muhammadu Buhari has challenged Nigerian engineers to embrace the opportunities generously abound on the recently signed Executive Orders No5 in order to successfully challenge the dominance of foreign firms in the nation’s construction industry.

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Nigerian Taxation System: A call for awareness, simplicity, transparency and efficiency – NOIPolls

An excerpt from NOIPolls National Survey conducted in 2017 has revealed that a larger proportion (47 percent) of the adult population believe that taxes paid by Nigerians are not used for the right purpose of infrastructural development and services but rather used for something else. Corroborating these findings, an analysis of the Federal Government Budget for the past few years by Price Water House Coopers (PwC) in 2015 shows that tax revenue has essentially been spent on debt financing and recurrent expenditure, a significant amount of which goes to salaries, travels and other overheads.

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Nigeria: Tambuwal condemns siege on NASS, applauds sack of DSS boss

Governor of Sokoto State, Rt. Hon. Aminu Waziri Tambuwal, has condemned in strong terms Tuesday’s invasion of, and siege on the National Assembly complex in Abuja by armed security operatives. He also applauded the immediate removal from office of the Director-General of the Department of State Security (DSS), Lawal Daura, whose personnel were deployed for such flagrant affront to democracy and the elected representatives of the Nigerian people.

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