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NECA condemns CBN’s N50 stamp charges, demands a reversal

By Shola Amodemaja 

The Nigeria Employers’ Consultative Association (NECA) has expressed grave concern over the recent directive of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) to all Deposit Money Banks (DMB) to commence the charging of N50 per eligible transaction in accordance with the provisions of the Stamp Duties Act and Federal Government Financial Regulations (2009).

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N5, 000 unemployment benefit: Group criticizes Ngige’s comment

By  Shola Amodemaja
 The Education Rights Campaign (ERC) has condemned in its entirety a statement credited to the Minister of Labour and Employment Dr. Chris Ngige in which he referred to unemployed Nigerians as indolent is unfortunate. The word “indolent” according to the group “is an insult to many Nigerians who are unemployed not because they are not willing to work but because the inequitable capitalist system that Ngige works for denies them a means of livelihood”.

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Actor, Baba Tee’s 2nd Marriage Hits The Rocks

Baba Tee has quietly parted ways with his second wife after dumping a UK-based Nigerian socialite.   After the crash of his less than two years marriage to London-based socialite, Yetunde Oduwole, in 2013, actor Tayo Babatunde Bernard aka Baba Tee’s second marriage has also nosedived and crashed badly. The revelation was made by his now ex-wife, Dupe Odulate, who he proposed ...

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