Over 3,000 MSMEs petition National Assembly over NIPOST guidelines
Over 3,000 Nigerian micro, small and medium enterprises (MSMEs) have written to the National Assembly, seeking a halt to the formulation of new guidelines to their business by the Nigerian Postal Service (NIPOST). The MSMEs wrote two separate letters to the leadership of the National Assembly - the Senate president Ahmad Lawan and House of…
LCCI urges speedy review of NIPOST regulations for business sustainability
The Lagos Chamber of Commerce and Industry (LCCI) has urged the Federal Government to review the new Nigerian Postal Service (NIPOST) regulations with a view to addressing...
NIPOST reviews operations of courier, logistics services
To enhance the operations of Courier and Logistics services in Nigeria, the Minister of Communications and Digital Economy, Dr. Isa Pantami, has approved new guidelines Courier and Logistics Operations 2020...
New NIPOST licence fees were not approved, minister says
Minister of Communication and Digital Economy, Isa Ali Pantami, on Saturday said the new licensing fees for logistics companies were not part of the new regulations he approved for the Nigerian Postal Service (NIPOST). "Pls @NipostNgn, our attention has been drawn to an increase of license fee, which was not part of the regulation I…
SME logistics companies struggle for survival as NIPOST fee, multiple levies pile on
Adetoke Ogunranti, a multimedia journalist, started her small logistics company in March with four motorcycles. She aimed to have another source of income. Three months later, Ogunranti was forced to sell off two of the four bikes. "Police, local government officials and NIPOST are taxing out of business," Ogunranti said on Friday evening. "There was…
FG scratches surface as NIPOST suffocates under pressures
Federal government recently said it will carve out three subsidiary companies out of the Nigerian Postal Service (NIPOST) with the hopes of turning around the fortunes of the tottering giant.
FIRS generates N66bn from stamp duties in 5 months
The Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS) has generated the sum of N66 billion from stamp duties between January and May.
NIPOST may soon takeover stamp duty collection
Dr Ismail Adewusi, postmaster general of the Federation, has said that discussions are ongoing to return the collection of stamp duty to the Nigerian Postal Service (NIPOST).
After N24 million revenue drop, NIPOST mulls pact with Amazon
The Nigeria Postal Service (NIPOST) has recorded revenue shortfall of N24 million in February, 2020 due to poor service delivery.