The Director General, National Orientation Agency (NOA), Mr. Mike Omeri has advised the Nigeria Institute of Quantity Surveyors (NIQS) to apply strict penalty to its members who violate existing regulations.
Omeri said this during a
In the quest to bring the benefit of management accountancy nearer students and to enhance business decision-making and performance in Nigerian workers, the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (CIMA) has restated its commitment to collab
Chartered Institute of Bankers of Nigeria, CIBN, has attributed the prevalence of fraud in the banking industry to non-professionals occupying sensitive positions in banks.
Deji Olanrewaju, a member of the governing council of the Institute sa
A Federal High Court sitting in Abuja has awarded more than N200 million cost against NICON Insurance and National Insurance Commission (NAICOM) in favour of the Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS).
The presiding judge, Justice Adeniyi Ademo
The House of Representatives yesterday urged the Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS) to stop further remittance of PAYE tax to the Ministry of Federal Capital Territory (MFCT). It also mandated its Committee on Finance to establish the actual am
Against the background of the announcement by President Goodluck Jonathan on Tuesday 23rd April 2013 that the Federal Government would still go ahead to increase the pump price of petrol, the National Association of Chamber of Commerce Industry Mi
The Senior Resident Representative in Nigeria for the International Monetary Fund (IMF), Mr. Scott Roggers has said that the board of the multilateral institution was pleased with the success so far recorded by the Assets Management Corporation of
The Nigerian Association of Chambers of Commerce, Industry, Mines and Agriculture (NACCIMA), in partnership with the Export-Import Bank (NEXIM) has confirmed plans to go to the Stock Market to source funds for its planned transnational shipping co
Nigerian Medical Association, Akwa Ibom State branch has described as pathetic conditions in which youth corps doctors are not willing to serve in Akwa Ibom State.
The NMA, which stated this during its meeting in Uyo on Tuesday 16th
Members of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria (ICAN) have been enjoined to continue to practice as tax consultants and administrators thereby compounding the controversy of taxation practice jurisdictional dispute between the Charte
The Acting Executive Chairman of the Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS) Kabir Mashi, has called on members of the Association of National Accountants of Nigeria (ANAN) to ensure due diligence and professionalism in their carrier.
The National Insurance Commission (NAICOM) has concluded plans to review the Market Development and Restructuring Initiative (MDRI) which was designed to enhance the industry's growth. This was disclosed by the Commissioner for Insurance Mr Fo
The Association of National Accountants of Nigeria (ANAN) and the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria (ICAN) have unfolded collaborative plans to contribute meaningfully in the development of the country. The President of ANAN, Hajia Mar
The Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria has faulted some provisions of the Petroleum Industry Bill currently with the National Assembly saying some of its sections if passed, could "derail the laudable objectives of the bill."
The Nigerian Institute of Management (NIM) has called on the Federal Government to change the budget process and implementation to enable Nigerians to feel its impact.
The institute’s president and chairman of council, Michael Olawale-Co
The State Coordinator, NYSC, Lagos State, Mrs. Adenike Adeyemi, has said that the introduction of Skill Acquisition and Entrepreneurial Development Programme into the NYSC scheme has helped many fresh graduates to be self-reliant, creating employm
A new controversy erupted on the legal landscape recently with the publication of a new regime of practising fees for lawyers. The new rate of practising fees which is payable from 2013 thenceforth introduced 250 per cent increment compared to the
Nigeria and Canada are set to establish a chamber of commerce to ensure the implementation of the outcome of the Nigeria-Canada Investment Conference (NCIC) in May, Ambassador Ojo Madueke said.
Madueke, the Nigerian High Commissioner to
The Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development and the Coca-Cola Group on March 30 , 2013 begun discussions on partnership to harness some cassava potential.
Kelvin Balogun, the President, Coca-Cola (Central, East and West A
The Federal Government is targeting 13,029 farm families for various support schemes in 2013, the Minister of Agriculture , Dr Adesina Akinwumi has said.
Dr Akinwumi said this on Thursday March 28 , 2013 in Ohafia during the inauguration
Sen. Anyim Pius Anyim, the Secretary to the Government of the Federation, last week inaugurated the National Partnership Committee of Government and Private Sector on Technical and Vocational Education and Training (TVET).
The Association of Professional Bodies of Nigeria (APBN) last week in Lagos decried what it called the marginalisation of Nigerian professionals in the nation’s development.
It noted that no economy could develop on a sustainable basis w
The Minister of State for the Federal Capital Territory, Oloye Olajumoke Akinjide disclosed that the Administration would refocus and improve the funding of Abuja Enterprise Agency to enable it realise its mandate.
Akinjide, who made this known
Worried by limited employment opportunities for young people in Nigeria, the World Bank’s Board of Executive Directors has approved $450 million for two projects.
The money is meant to boost employment opportunities for young people
The Raw Material Research and Development Council is set to hold an exhibition tagged “Techno Expo 2013” which will hold from Tuesday, February 12, 2013 to Friday February 15, 2013 at the RMRD corporate headquarters, 17 Aguiyi Ironsi S
The School of Nursing, University College Hospital has released a notice inviting application from suitably qualified candidates for admission into the above School in October 2013.
The General Entrance Examination Committee in Universit
The Institute of Business Development has announced that the IBD WEEK as well as 2012 Business Development Summit & Exhibition will hold from Monday November 12 to Friday November 16, 2012 at the Banquet Hall, Lagos Sheraton Hotels and Towers,
The Records and Information Management Conference, Expo and Awards 2012, of RIMA Foundation holds on the 2nd November, 2012 at the Sheraton Hotel, 30 Mobolaji Bank Anthony Way, Ikeja, Lagos. The theme for this year’s conference is: “Fr
The September 2012 edition of The 36 States and the FCT: Economic, Sectoral, Fiscal and Wellbeing Profiles, which presents fresh insights from 2011 dataset on the latest production, fiscal and consumption patterns on the states, sec
The 20th Annual Conference of the
Nigerian Institute for Training and Development (NITAD) has been scheduled for
the 21st to 23rd August, 2012 at the New Chelsea Hotel, Abuja, Nigeria. The
Theme of this year\\\'s conference is: The
The Nigerian Bar Association has commenced registration for
its 52nd Annual General Conference billed to hold at the International
Conference Centre, Abuja from 26th to 31st August, 2012.
The theme of this year's conference is" "Nigeria as