The Governor of Lagos State, Babajide Sanwo Olu has signed the bill for VAT ‘to be paid to the state’ into Law.
By this act, the State can impose and charge VAT on certain goods and services to state residents.
The bill was signed at about 11:45am at the State Capital at Lagos House of Assembly, Alausa, Ikeja on Friday after his brief visit to the FCT, Abuja.
This bill was proposed and passed by the State House of Assembly on Thursday, September 9,2021 who then seeked the governor’s approval for assent into Law.
The bill received lots of supports and approvals from stakeholders during it’s public hearing stage.
In a statement by the state commissioner for information and strategy, Gbenga Omotosho, he stated that the governor that the governor has already signed the bill to impose and charge VAT on certain foods and services.
He said: “By this act, the Bill has now become a Law”.
Lagos State would be the second state to sign such bull into Law as Rivers State was the first to take the lead.
The governor also took to his Instagram page to announce the news to the public.
Ifu Ennada calls out married man who said she has no curves
Ifu Ennada has called out a married man who dropped a comment of her having “no curves” on her page.
The reality show star who wondered why a married man will be obsessed with a single woman’s body, stated that “thunder is waiting for him this week”.
See Ifu Ennada’s post below…………
“Being a second wife to the right person is better than being a first wife to the wrong person”
One Comr Sagbama -Owei Peremobo-ere from Bayelsa State has said that it is better to be a second wife to the right person than be a first wife to the wrong person.
The businesswoman, who shared this on her Facebook on Sunday, September 19, said that she has agreed to be a second wife as “peace of mind” is all she needs.
RuPaul makes history as most-awarded Black artist ever
Legendary television figure whose full name is RuPaul Charles, on Sunday night, September 19, made Emmy history by becoming the most-awarded person of color in the show’s history with 11 wins.
The host and producer broke the record for the most Emmy wins by a person of color, as “RuPaul’s Drag Race” was named outstanding competition program on Sunday night. The series is the most-awarded reality competition show at the Emmys.
His show knocked out popular shows like Nailed It!, Top Chef, The Voice, and The Amazing Race.
Delivering a moving speech at the event, he said;
‘Thanks to all of our lovely children on our show, from around the world.
‘They are so gracious to tell their stories of courage and how to navigate this difficult life, even more difficult today. This is for you.
‘For you kids out there watching, you have a tribe that is waiting for you. We are waiting for you, baby. Come home to Mama Ru!’
Six of RuPaul’s wins were for outstanding host for a reality or competition program, the latest of which was won at last weekend’s Creative Arts Emmys.
Hosted by comedian and actor Cedric the Entertainer, the Emmy Awards saw stars come together in Los Angeles to celebrate the best of TV.
The awards ceremony had been held at The Microsoft Theatre since 2008 but the event was took place in a tent in downtown this year, while 2020’s ceremony was held virtually due to Coronavirus restrictions.