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IMF Urges Nigeria To Review Tax Policies

IMF Urges Nigeria To Review Tax Policies

The International Monetary Fund, IMF, yesterday urged Nigeria to urgently review the country’s tax policies by widening the tax base and increasing compliance on Value Added Tax, VAT. Speaking at a panel session on ‘Leveraging Dom Amine Mati estic Resource Mobilisation for Sustainable Development,’ at the 2018 Nigerian Economic Summit, NES, in Abuja, yesterday, Mission […]

VP Wina Urges Inclusion Of Gender Equality In African Peer Review Mechanism

VP Wina Urges Inclusion Of Gender Equality In African Peer Review Mechanism

Vice President Inonge Wina has urged the African Union (AU) to ensure that the gender equality criteria are included in the African Peer Review Mechanism in order for governments to adhere to commitments made during conferences. Speaking at a high level breakfast at the ongoing 30th AU heads of states Summit in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia […]

South Africa: Integrated Plan To Fight Gender-Based Violence Under Review

South Africa: Integrated Plan To Fight Gender-Based Violence Under Review

Work is underway to review the Integrated Plan of Action that was conceptualised to fight gender-based violence. Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa said this when he responded to oral questions in the National Assembly on Wednesday. At a time when violence against women is squarely under the spotlight – with the nation mourning several incidents where […]