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Lagos Deputy Governor, Obafemi Hamzat has announced that the state government under the leadership of Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu, would support owners of stores that were vandalised by hoodlums during the recent civil unrest in some parts of the state. Hamzat, who took to his Twitter page to make this promise,...
Following the decision of the Nigerian Communications Commissions(NCC) to suspend the sale and activation of new SIM cards,  it appears that Nigerians have frown against the development as they expressed their concern in separate views. Recall that the Minister of Communication and Digital Economy, Isa Pantami,  gave a directive to...
Billionaire businessman Femi Otedola has said he will give the Super Eagles equivalent of $250,000 in naira (N102,895,000) if they win the 2021 Africa Cup of Nations in Cameroon. Otedola grand gesture was communicated to the team by the Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), Godwin Emefiele. Otedola monetary...
Governor of Lagos, Babajide Sanwo-Olu has confirmed the appointment of Abisola Olusanya as the state's new Commissioner for agriculture. In a statement from the Lagos State Government, the confirmation of Olusanya’s appointment was issued by the Lagos State Head of Service, Hakeem Muri-Okunola. The statement partly read: “Abisola Olusanya is a...
Prisoners in Nigeria are well fed when compared to corps members. This is according to Brigadier General Shuaibu Ibrahim, the Director-General of the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC). During his appearance before the House Committee on Youth Development for budget defence, Ibrahim revealed that each prisoner in the country has...
Anytime from now, the Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS) will start charging Nigerians N50 as stamp duty fee on all forms of electronic receipts. According to a circular by the tax-collecting agency, the stamp duty will be charged from Nigerians through banks anytime there's a notification of transaction regardless of...
Tesla CEO, Elon Musk has outshined the co-founder of Microsoft, Bill Gates, thereby becoming the world's second-richest man ahead of the latter. Musk secured second place on the billionaires' list after his net worth jumped to $128 billion. According to Bloomberg Index, Musk overtook Gates after shares in his car...
VAT in Nigeria has been making news headlines in recent times. Unmask NG would recall that a Federal High Court sitting in Port Harcourt, on Monday, August 9, 2021, declared that the Rivers government and not the Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS) should collect VAT in the state. The ruling became pertinent as...
The retail pump price of petroleum may be experiencing a further increase as the Federal Government is considering the adding of cost of managing the national strategic stocks of petroleum products to the retail price of the commodities. According to a reliable report made available to Unmask NG, the proposal...
The Department of Petroleum Resources (DPR) has revealed why the filling station and seven unlicensed liquefied petroleum Gas refilling plants were shut down in Rivers State. According to sources, the facilities were shut down due to selling of sub-standard products to the people. In its bid to prevent loss of lives...