Nigeria: Kogi Govt Seals MTN, Airtel's Offices, Others Over Unpaid N470m Tax

2 November 2018

Mergers, Acquisitions and Financial Results

The facilities of MTN Nigeria, Airtel, Forte Oil and Bank of Agriculture have been sealed off by Kogi State Internal Revenue Service over their alleged refusal to pay N470 million tax to the state government.

The Director in charge of Legal Services and Enforcement at the agency, Jamil Isah, who led his team yesterday to seal off the critical facilities of the two telecom service providers at Mount Patti, Obajana and other places in Lokoja, disclosed that Airtel owed over N321 million while MTN also refused to meet its obligation of over N140 million to Kogi State Government. Read the full article on This Day here.