Nigerian Govt Clarifies 27 Businesses to Enjoy Tax Break Under Pioneer Status

The federal government on Monday gave clarifications on businesses that would qualify to enjoy pioneer status under the additional 27 new industries and products approved last week by the Executive Council of the Federation, FEC. The Executive Secretary, Nigeria Investment Promotion Council, NIPC, Yewande Sadiku, told PREMIUM TIMES in an exclusive interview in Abuja that…

Nigeria, UK Sign Agreement on Economic Development Forum

Nigeria and Britain on Wednesday in Abuja signed two agreements on Defense and Security partnership as well as Economic Development Forum. Speaking briefly before signing the agreements, President Muhammadu Buhari stated that Nigeria and the United Kingdom would continue to enhance their cooperation in tackling corruption and reducing poverty. The Nigerian leader lauded the British…