Common External Tariff to harmonise ECOWAS tax regime

Mr. George Blankson, Commissioner-General of the Ghana Revenue Authority says the Common External Tariff (CET) which became operational in the country on 1st February 2016, is expected to bring Ghana in harmony with other ECOWAS countries in the imposition of tariffs among traders. The implementation of the CET is expected to be an effective instrument for harmonising the import policies […]

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‘92% of users of Nigerian airports is dissatisfied’-Survey

By RennOffor Over 15 million passengers pass through the airports in Nigeria every, but going by the just published report of a survey by conducted by Travelstart, 92 per cent of them, which represent a huge 13.8 million passengers are dissatisfied with their experiences at the airports. If the result of the survey is anything to go by, then it […]

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Customs: We Will Not Shut Down Intercontinental Hotel, Lagos

By Anayo Okolie Following speculations that the Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) has concluded plans to shut down Intercontinental Hotel, large rice investors in the country, for non-payment of retrospective duties, the commission on Saturday said the hotel will not be closed down. A statement signed by the Public Relations Officer of the commission, Wale Adeniyi, said the NCS has found […]

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