Monthly Archives: June 2018

THE #NOTTOOYOUNGTORUN MOVEMENT SET FOR MORE FACE OFF THROUGH ITS FORTHCOMING JUNE CONFERENCE

Samson Itodo For a while a particular demographic of Nigerians have been the dominant participants in the political space in Nigeria, the youths seemed comfortable to play second fiddle in the scheme of things. And for a while, all seemed well in wonderland. Youths being used as political thugs for peanuts etc, had become the norm and to some extent

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Tax exemptions cost Ghana GH¢2.6bn in 2017

Last year, import exemptions granted to foreign companies and other institutions rose by 15.5 per cent to GH¢2.6 billion. The rise in exemptions from GH¢2.3 billion in 2016 to last year’s figure brings to the fore the country’s inability to control the amount of tax freebies granted to foreign firms in spite of the government’s pledges to help curb it.

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