UAE Approves 70 Countries For Visa-On-Arrival Excludes Nigeria

UAE Approves 70 Countries For Visa-On-Arrival Excludes Nigeria

Nigeria has been excluded from a list of countries whose citizens are eligible to obtain visa-on-arrival in the United Arab Emirates, UAE. Etihad Airways released a list of countries whose travelers landing at Abu Dhabi airport can receive visas from its immigration desks. Nigeria and many African countries were not included in the list. However, Seychelles was included. “If you are from any of the countries or regions listed below, you do not need to apply for a visa before you travel to the UAE. When you land in Abu…

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List Of Countries Who Participated In Tokyo Olympics 2020-21

List Of Countries Who Participated In Tokyo Olympics 2020-21

This is the list of Countries that Participated in the 2021 Summer Olympics in Tokyo. Here’s a list of 206 NOCs nations and their Athletics at the 2021 Summer Olympics. The 2020 Summer Olympics was postponed until 2021 Due to the Coronavirus pandemic across the World. Now, the Games took place from July 23 to August 8 in Tokyo. It was been estimated that more than 10,000 athletes and 206 National Olympic Committees (NOCs) took part in the 2021 Summer Olympics. An astounding number of 11,326 athletes competes in the…

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Over 200,000 People Gathered To celebrate Jesus And The 500th Anniversary Of The Protestant Reformation.

Over 200,000 People Gathered To celebrate Jesus And The 500th Anniversary Of The Protestant Reformation.

Thousands of Ukrainians Gather To Praise Jesus After The Gospel Ban Was Lifted The streets of Kiev filled with songs of praise and thanks as over 200,000 people gathered to celebrate the 500th anniversary of the Protestant Reformation. “Many traveled from all four provinces there just to be a part of that celebration, to thank God for the freedom to worship, to thank God for the freedom to preach the Gospel in their country, and to celebrate God’s faithfulness,” Sergey Rakhuba with Mission Eurasia said. Hundreds of Thousands Gather in…

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Tribunal Orders MultiChoice To Pay N900bn Before Hearing Appeal

The  Tax Appeal Tribunal (TAT) has ordered Multichoice Nigeria Limited, owners of Nigeria’s DSTV, to deposit with the court about N901 billion

The  Tax Appeal Tribunal (TAT) has ordered Multichoice Nigeria Limited, owners of Nigeria’s DSTV, to deposit with the court about N901 billion, being 50 percent of the alleged N1.823 trillion tax debt it owes the Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS) before its appeal is heard. The FIRS said the company was guilty of a serial violation of the country’s tax regulations since it commenced operations in Nigeria. The money also includes 10 percent of the deposit as a condition precedent for further hearing of the appeal. The five-member TAT, led…

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Treasury Yield Steadies As Fixed Income Market Swings Lower

Treasury Yield Steadies As Fixed Income Market Swings Lower

Treasury bills yield steadies on Monday as the fixed income market investors’ mood swing on the cold side amidst projection for a possible decline in rates. In the primary market auction, the stop rate for the 364-day Treasury bill decline following a robust subscription level. There will be limited upside yield repricing this week, according to analysts polled by MarketForces Africa, citing that there is a low market’s catalyst but scarce surprises cannot be entirely ruled out. The slowdown in inflation worries, albeit steep, has continued to impacting trading activities in…

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TotalEnergies Cuts Gas Flaring In Nigeria By 75%, Says DMD

TotalEnergies Cuts Gas Flaring In Nigeria By 75%, Says DMD

TotalEnergies says it has successfully reduced gas flaring in its operations in Nigeria by 75 percent in the last 10 years, says Victor Bandele, Deputy Managing Director (DMD), Deep Water, TotalEnergies during an online news conference. Bandele said TotalEnergies had been at the forefront of the global transition to cleaner sources of energy and was committed to combating climate change. He said in Nigeria, the company reduced its flare volume from 3 Million Standard Cubic Meters per Day (MSCM/D) in 2010 to 0.79 MSCM/D in 2020. According to him, further…

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No Ebonyi Land For Cattle Ranching – Governor Umahi Denies Receiving N6billion From Buhari Government

Ebonyi State Governor David Umahi says the state is not in support of Rivers, Lagos and other states in their moves to collect Value Added Tax.

Garba Shehu stated that Umahi was one of the governors who got money for cattle ranching in their states. Governor David Umahi of Ebonyi State has said that the state government did not receive any N6billion for ranching from the Muhammadu Buhari government. He explained that Ebonyi State has no land space for ranching. The governor in a document made available to Daily Independent said, “Should any Ebonyian opt to engage in personal ranching, Ebonyians should see such venture as a personal decision of such person who must use his/her…

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