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…

SEC emphasises need to attract, retain investments in Nigeria

The Securities and Exchange Commission, SEC, has urged stakeholders in the capital market to steps to attract and retain both local and foreign investments to stimulate economic growth and develop critical infrastructure necessary for the country’s development.  Acting Director General, SEC, Ms. Mary Uduk, gave this charge yesterday at the formal launch of the book…