CHARTERED INSTITUTE OF TAXATION OF NIGERIA (Lagos District Society) EXECUTIVE MEMBERS ON COURTESY CALL TO YABA LCDA.Sep 29th, 2012 | By Akinlade Dada | Category: courtesy Visit, Lead Story, NEWS
Members of the Executive of the Chartered Institute of Taxation of Nigeria (Lagos District Society) on Monday 24th September paid a courtesy visit on the Executive Chairman, Yaba LCDA, Hon Jide JImoh in his office.
The members led by the Chairman, Mr Kola Babarinde thanked the Council Chairman for honouring their request, which he said was a surprise and timely. He went further to say that the visit was important to them in view of the landmark achievements of Hon Jide Jimoh and his team in Yaba. He said that the institute always loved to associate and identify with such performers to see how the body could complement and partner with such government to do more.
According to him, the institute was ready to render assistance to the government in the areas tax education and sensitisation, seminars and workshops on tax related matters, project evaluation and valuation, and offering of professional advice towards effective and efficient collection of taxes and rates. He congratulated the Executive Chairman for wonderful achievements and promised the institute’s support to the government.
In his response, the Executive Chairman, Hon Jide Jimoh thanked members of the Executive for the visit. He said one of the major problems the administration faced when it came in 2008 was inadequate revenue. He said the council’s revenue was in the region of N24million yearly.
The administration sat down and put all necessary mechanism in place and in the following year, the council raked in N99m. He went further to highlight some of the projects and life touching programmes of the administration which cut across health, education, poverty alleviation, skill acquisition, support for the aged people and infrastructural development. He called on the institute to forward their proposals in the areas where the administration could partner with the institute.
The Chairman of Chartered Institute The chairman of Yaba Local council
of Taxation of Nigeria at the meeting development area during the visit
Members of the Executive of Chartered The immediate past chairman of the
Institute of Taxation of Nigeria in a round Institute while stressing some points
table meeting during the visit. during the courtesy visit
The Bale of Iwaya in Yaba LCDA, The Bale of Iwaya and vice chairman
vice chairman, SLG and chairman Yaba LCDA during the courtesy visit.
Revenue committee of Yaba LCDA
The Executive chairman, Yaba LCDA as he decorated and presented the Institute
chairman with Yaba LCDA lapel pin and souvenirs.
Vice Chairman Yaba LCDA as she The secretary to the Local Government
presented souvenirs to the deputy while decorating one of the Executive
chairman of the Institute. members of the Institute with lapel pin
Chairman, Revenue committee Yaba The Chairman of the Institute decorated
LCDA as she presented souvenirs to the immediately past chairman with
one of the Executive of the Ibstitute Yaba LCDA lapel pin
Another member of the Institute Chairman, Revenue committee of
received souvenirs from the Institute Yaba LCDA decorated another
chairman during the visit member during the visit
Vote of thanks by the deputy chairman, Group phoyograph of the members of
Chartered Institute of Taxation of Nigeria Executive of the Institute at the end of the
during the courtesy visit meeting.