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Why Nigerians Should Embrace Paying Taxes

Why Nigerians Should Embrace Paying Taxes By Chukwudi Enekwechi, JP In all societies – both ancient and modern, paying taxes has remained a means through which citizens reciprocate the government’s social services to them. Of course governments all over the world exist to render services to the people by providing …

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Taxes As Key To Nigeria’s Economic And Infrastructural Development

Taxes As Key To Nigeria’s Economic And Infrastructural Development By Musa Ilallahi To begin this discussion, it is imperative that we attempt to understand what taxes are all about. Taxation is defined as the imposition of compulsory levies on individuals or entities by governments across the world. Taxation is used …

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Taxation: A Two-Way Social Contract

Taxation: A Two-Way Social Contract By Dapo Okubanjo It is the norm in every society, for the authorities and the people to have what is loosely referred to as a social contract or an implicit agreement. It is a theory that is as old as humanity itself and it presupposes …

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The Legend Daniel Alifa Akoh, Goes To Be With The Lord

The Legend Daniel Alifa Akoh, Goes To Be With The Lord By Joy Omagha Idam The Legendary Mr. Daniel Alifa Akoh,(Omachi Attah Igala) born 1st August 1935, hails from Ugwolawo, Kogi State, is dead. He died after a seven week battle with illness, at a hospital in Lagos, on March …

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Why I Pay Taxes

Why I Pay Taxes By Salisu Na’inna Dambatta “As a villager, I loathed paying taxes, or what they called revenue, in our weekly open air market,” said Maitabo, the livestock trader who is now an industrialist in the big city where he established factories that turned out a basket of …

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TAXATION: Our Quota To Nation Building

TAXATION: Our Quota To Nation Building Tax is a compulsory contribution to state revenue levied by the government on workers’ income and business profits, or added to the cost of some goods, services, and transactions. But for the sake of clarity, this piece will be focusing on tax as citizen’s …

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Taxes As Key To Nigeria’s Economic And Infrastructural Development

Taxes As Key To Nigeria’s Economic And Infrastructural Development By Musa Ilallah To begin this discussion, it is imperative that we attempt to understand what taxes are all about. Taxation is defined as the imposition of compulsory levies on individuals or entities by governments across the world. Taxation is used …

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Revenue Collection As A Strategic Effective Tool To Restructure Nigeria

Revenue Collection As A Strategic Effective Tool To Restructure Nigeria By Musa Ilallah Acronymed “FIRS”, the Federal Inland Revenue Service has stood out since its rebirth in 2019 under the leadership of its Executive Chairman, Muhammad Mamman Nami as one more agency of government working hard for the benefit of …

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NigeriaDecides2023: The Burden of Choice

NigeriaDecides2023: The Burden of Choice By Prof. Fidelis I. Agwulonu (Rev. Fr) Jean Paul Satre’s existential philosophy hints on the Burden of Choice; and the implications of individual responsiblity for every choice one makes. The choice to freedom and enslavement, non-violent resistance to unjust oppression, complacency to draconian rules and …

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Why Nigeria And Nigerians Should Becareful About 2023 General Elections

Why Nigeria And Nigerians Should Becareful About 2023 General Elections By Comrade Sylva Nwaiwu Religious leaders have no monopoly of prophecy, as many wrongly think. Far from that, prophecy is a natural gift which run in both religious and none religious families. The difference is that the religious make a …

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