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FIRS Sues Acorn Petroluem For NGN226 Million
Big Business

FIRS Sues Acorn Petroluem For NGN226 Million

The Federal Inland Revenue Service, FIRS has sued Acorn Petroleum company to pay to it over N226m it owes in outstanding tax liabilities, the agency is also asking for another NGN10million as the cost of its counterclaim. The FIRS filed the counterclaim before a Federal High Court in Lagos, against the […]

Meet Olabiyi Durojaiye: The New NCC Chairman
Policy

Meet Olabiyi Durojaiye: The New NCC Chairman

Senator Olabiyi Durojaiye has just being appointed as the new Chairman of the Nigerian Communications Commission,NCC but not many people are familiar with his pedigree. Olabiyi Durojaiye was elected Senator for the Ogun East constituency of Ogun State, Nigeria at the start of the Nigerian Fourth Republic, running on the Alliance […]

Buhari Appoints Olabiyi Durojaiye As NCC Chairman
Policy

Buhari Appoints Olabiyi Durojaiye As NCC Chairman

The federal government has written for the approval of the Senate to confirm Olabiyi Durojaiye as the Chairman for Nigerian Communications Commission, NCC. In a press release circulated by the special adviser to the president on media: President Muhammadu Buhari has requested the Senate to confirm nominees into positions of […]

Is Instagram Copying SnapChat?
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Is Instagram Copying SnapChat?

Instagram, a Facebook Inc. company might be copying SnapChat with its new approach, the photo-sharing app owned by Facebook, is taking aim at fast-growing messaging app Snapchat Instagram Stories is a new feature that gives users the option to make pictures and videos to disappear automatically after 24 hours. The feature, […]

Uber Drivers Down Tools In Kenya
Startups

Uber Drivers Down Tools In Kenya

Hundreds of drivers signed up with ride-hailing service Uber in Kenya went on strike today to protest against fare cuts. The U.S.-based company, which started operations in the East African country in January 2015, is cutting total fares by up to 35 percent to boost demand for the service, amid […]

Ecobank Appoints Dan Sackey As Ecobank Ghana Boss
Big Business

Ecobank Appoints Dan Sackey As Ecobank Ghana Boss

Ecobank Transnational Incorporated,ETI today announced the appointment of Mr. Dan Sackey as Managing Director of its Ghanaian subsidiary, Ecobank Ghana, and Regional Executive for Anglophone West Africa, subject to regulatory approvals. In a statement released shortly, the company said, Mr. Sackey has extensive experience and knowledge of the African banking […]