Tag: Senate

NFF gets NGN1.6 billion allocation for 2017
Sports

NFF gets NGN1.6 billion allocation for 2017

The National Assembly has allocated the sum of NGN1.6 billion to the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) in the 2017 budget recently passed. Basically, some of the said amount covers for overhead, tournament participation in terms of qualifiers and personnel. A breakdown of the budget shows that the sum of NGN905,695,005 […]

NCC Suspends Data Tariff Hike
Big Business

NCC Suspends Data Tariff Hike

After getting a lashing from the Senate, the Nigerian Communications Commission has suspended its plan to impose 10% communication tax bill on telecom operators. In a tweet circulated by the commission via its Twitter handle, the Commission said it will use the period of suspension to consult more with stakeholders. […]