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Maimuna Abubakar’s inexperience is the cause of her outburst -FIRS Director

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Maimuna Abubakar‘s inexperience is the cause of her recent outburst on social media following the recent disagreement between the Nigeria Postal Service (NIPOST) and the Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS) according to the Director of Communication and Liaison of the FIRS Abdullahi Ismaila Ahmad.

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“Maimuna Abubakar the chairperson of NIPOST is a privilege young lady” says the director to cast aspersion on her qualification to head the agency.

It is the sole duty of the FIRS to assessing, collecting and accounting for all tax duties and not under the right of the NIPOST.

 

Abdullahi also alleged that Maimuna Abubakar led NIPOST is operating an illegal account for collecting stamp duty.

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The Federal Inland Revenue Service and the Nigeria Postal Service are currently battling over who should be in charge of stamp duty collection.

The FIRS also urged Nigerians to disregard the misinformation and outburst by Maimuna Abubakar and the NIPOST about stamp duty collection.

Meanwhile, yesterday,the chairperson of NIPOST Mrs. Maimuna Abubakar took to her social media platform to alleged that FIRS has taken over the duty of the agency concerning stamp duty collection.

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She expressed concern over the decision by FIRS to take over the selling of Stamp duty which Maimuna describes as the sole duty of NIPOST.

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“NIPOST are the sole custodians of national stamps, another agency printing and selling stamps is against the law of the land.

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I like to make this clear, NIPOST is the only agency charged with the responsibility of producing adhesive stamps and revenue for the purchase of such stamp accrues to NIPOST” says the agency chairperson.

The latest social media fight between the two federal agencies only shows the gap in communication between ministries and agencies under President buhari’s administration.

The outburst only brings to the front burner again the lack of synergy between the agencies.

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