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Google, Apple, Facebook, Twitter, other non-resident digital companies to be taxed 6% VAT?

Reading Time: 2 minutes Image Credits: FT. Unless our summations are wrong, the Federal Government may impose a six-per cent tax on turnover of non-resident blue-chip digital companies who sell products to Nigerian residents. These may affect companies such as Alphabet (owners of Google), Apple inc., Meta (owners of Facebook), Twitter, and PayPal who render online services to Nigerian Read More…

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Microsoft says it investigated Gates’ involvement with employee

Reading Time: 2 minutes Image Credits: REUTERS/Charles Platiau/File Photo, REUTERS/Mikko Stig/Lehtikuva. Microsoft conducted a probe into co-founder Bill Gates’ involvement with an employee almost 20 years ago after it was told in 2019 that he had tried to start a romantic relationship with the person, the company said on Monday. Microsoft said it had received a concern in the Read More…

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Nigeria partners Microsoft to accelerate Economic Sustainability Plan

Reading Time: 3 minutes Nigeria’s Vice President announces a collaboration with Microsoft to digitally upskill five million Nigerians Vice President Yemi Osinbajo says Nigeria is partnering tech giant, Microsoft Corporation, in accelerating the Economic Sustainability Plan (ESP). This is being achieved by deepening the country’s digital economy. Osinbajo’s spokesman, Laolu Akande, made this known in a statement on Monday, Read More…