Private varsities request for tariff exemption from FG
of Nigeria, APPUN, has called on the Federal Government to quickly provide a
policy for tariff exemptions for private universities.
meeting of the association in Abuja.
Hagher, the current Chairman of APPUN, read the communiqué to the
participants and elucidated further that the policy should cover exemptions of
tax, duties and tariff on educational books, laboratory and teaching equipment.
for private universities at a single digit rate to help in the development of
infrastructure and programmes as government has done for agriculture, textiles
in corporate a social responsibility, that is closing the gap between the town
and gown in their various communities.”