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FIFA To Replace Linesmen With Robots

FIFA To Replace Linesmen With Robots

FIFA are probing the possibility of binning linesmen – and replacing them with robots. Standardmedia reports that Assistant referees could become a thing of the past as a specific department has now been created to explore just how influential technology could be on football. If the findings from FIFA’s VAR bigwigs prove that technology can […]

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Nigerians To Pay VAT On Internet Transactions

Nigerians To Pay VAT On Internet Transactions

The Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS) has said that it would start charging Value Added Tax on online transactions, both domestic and international, with effective from January 2020. Punch reports that the Executive Chairman of FIRS, Mr Tunde Fowler, disclosed this at the African Tax Administration Forum Technical Workshop on VAT on Monday in Abuja. […]

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CBN Blocks More Items From Forex

CBN Blocks More Items From Forex

Importers of more items are to be denied access to foreign exchange (forex) from government institutions and banking industry, Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) Governor Godwin Emefiele, said on Monday. The Nation reports that according to him, the apex bank will not go back on President Muhammadu Buhari’s directive to block food importers form having […]

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Anti-Corruption: At Last, Ex-President Faces Trial

Anti-Corruption: At Last, Ex-President Faces Trial

Sudan’s ousted president Omar Hassan al-Bashir on last Monday arrived amid heavy security at the courthouse in the capital Khartoum where he is facing corruption charges, a Reuters witness said. Former Sudanese President Omar al-Bashir addresses the National Dialogue Committee meeting at the Presidential Palace in Khartoum, Sudan April 5, 2019. Bashir is charged with […]

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