Rivers State Government drags Nigerian Government to Court


The Rivers State Government headed by Governor Nyesom Wike has sued the Federal Government of Nigeria to court over an issue of VAT. It’s Attorney-General, has gone to the Supreme Court to save the choice of the Court of Appeal that arranged it to keep up with business as usual on the assortment of Value Added Tax, VAT, forthcoming the assurance of an allure that was stopped by the Federal Inland Revenue Service, FIRS.

The State, in its nine grounds of allure, a duplicate of which was located by Vanguard on Tuesday, is looking for the summit court to arrange that the considerable allure by the FIRS, checked CA/PH/282/2021 , and any remaining cycles in that, be heard and controlled by another board of the Appeal Court.

Aside the FIRS, the Attorney-General of the Federation was refered to as Respondents in the allure that Rivers State entered through its group of legal counselors drove by Emmanuel Ukala, SAN.

Many are in support of what the Rivers State Government is doing. Let resources be shared equally.

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