Monthly Archives: May 2019

How Smart Cartels Are Evading Tax At The Port

A cartel operating at the port of Mombasa has devised a scheme to evade taxes. The ploy involves abandoning cargo, and later buying the same during auctions. The strategy, according to those closely involved, has seen importers faced with heavy customs duty and demurrage charges get away with Billion’s of shillings in taxes, with some officials at the port of

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Nollywood Actor Tonto Dikeh Gets Warning From Actors Guild Of Nigeria Over Recent Controversy With Her Ex-Husband

Rarely do you see an association get involved in a personal issue, much less a marital issue. However, the Board of Trustee (BoT) of Actors Guild of Nigeria (AGN), recently meddled into the marital controversy involving actor Tonto Dikeh and her ex-husband Olakunle Churchhill. And the BOT has threatened to sanction Tonto, if she continues to exhibit bad behaviour by

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Forte Oil, To Pay Ex-staff N6.2M For Wrongful Dismissal

The National Industrial Court, Abuja, changed a summary dismissal of a staff of Forte Oil Plc to termination, and also awarded a cost of N6.280 Million to be paid to the claimant as gratuity. The NICN arrived at this particular sum by calculating the claimant’s basic monthly salary to the numbers of years he worked for the defendant. Justice Benedict

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