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30 Dec 2020
Benue State Security Council has banned the use of motorcycles and illegal collection of in Katsina-Ala and Ukum councils till further notice. It also banned illegal revenue collection points and makeshift shops in the areas.
21 May 2019
The Board of Benue Internal Revenue Service (BIRS) has arrested 76 for alleged illegal tax collection in the state.
14 Sep 2018
Benue State Governor, Samuel Ortom, has urged the Board of Internal Revenue Service (BIRS) to review the state’s tax laws, saying such laws should not be cast in stone but should be implemented with a human face.
9 Aug 2018
The Benue Internal Revenue Service (BIRS) has terminated the contracts of all revenue collecting agents with immediate effect.   The affected tax agents have been directed to recall all their workers and stop further operation immediately. Acting Executive Chairman of BIRS, Mr. Terzungwe Atser, who gave the order in Makurdi, also directed staff of the…
31 Jul 2018
In conformity with the legal provisions, the present management of Benue State Internal Revenue Service (BIRS), has crashed the tariffs on produce and forestry items to more than 50 per cent. The Acting Chairman, BIRS, Terzungwe Atser, who announced this on Friday, during a meeting with lead revenue consultants in Makurdi, the Benue State capital,…
23 Apr 2018
Customers of Access Bank, UBA and Ecobank in Benue have continued to groan following the seal up of their premises by the Board of Internal Revenue Service (BIRS), over alleged tax default. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the banks were sealed along with three other financial institutions on April 18, by the…
7 Feb 2018
The headquarters of Benue State Board of Internal Revenue Service (BIRS) was reportedly invaded yesterday by men of IGP X-Squad team, demanding the release of tax evaders. Led by ACP Olu Kayode Ayilara, the police formation, according to information, has a N10 million target to meet. The invasion, according to investigation, attracted the disenchantment of…
21 May 2017
Forum of revenue consultants to Benue State government has issued a 24-hour ultimatum to Inspector General of Police (IGP) to stop its X- Squad from harassing revenue collection agents, arresting and destroying of revenue offices in the state.


9 mins ago
Russian missile strikes hit residential buildings in the Ukrainian capital Kyiv early on Sunday, burying some people under rubble and hospitalising at least four, the city's mayor said. Four explosions were heard at around 6:30 am (0330 GMT), half an hour after air raid sirens sounded in the city, which had not come under Russian…
24 mins ago
US President Joe Biden on Sunday praised Germany's Chancellor Olaf Scholz for his leadership in the wake of Russia's war against Ukraine and urged the West to stay united. "We have to stay together," Biden told Scholz at a meeting ahead of the G7 summit in the German Alps. Russian President Vladimir Putin had been…
52 mins ago
Enjoy Some Prawn Spring Rolls By Following This Recipe  Love some spring rolls? You can enjoy your favorite snack as a vegetarian or non-vegetarian option.  Enjoy the taste of the ocean wrapped in your rolls by making some prawn spring rolls this Sunday. You’ll no doubt enjoy it. Prawn springroll ingredients Spring roll wrapper Prawns …
1 hour ago
Alhaji Babangida Sa’idu, Vice Chairman, Nigerian Union of Teachers (NUT) Sokoto State Chapter, has urged the Kaduna State Government to reverse its decision on  retrenchment of teachers. Sa’idu made that call on behalf of NUT Northwest states executive members, at the end of  their zonal  workshop on Career Path Policy and the 2020- Presidential Approvals…
1 hour ago
The National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC) says it received safety information from the European Rapid Alert System for dangerous non food products (RAPEX) that a cosmetic product, Placentyne Hair Lotion, has been banned. The information is contained in a public alert with No. 0033/2022, signed by the Director-General of the…