17th NNNGO Annual Conference
Nonprofit Tax: Breaking the Myths, Understanding the Facts and Navigating the Realities
23rd November 2017, Lagos, Nigeria
Call for Registration
The NNNGO Annual Conference each year brings together over 250 organisations from more than 32 States of the Federation to address cutting edge issues related to nonprofit regulations and growth of the civil society sector. The one-day conference which convenes a wide array of experts, policy leaders, regulators, development experts, business executives and nonprofit leaders is the only and largest gathering of nonprofits from different parts of the country. Through the Annual Conference, NNNGO helps build necessary consensus on issues critical to the growth of the sector and national development.
In November 2017, NNNGO will host leaders of nonprofits in Lagos to reaffirm our common values, address the shared challenges we face in our work and create the needed solutions. The 2017 Annual Conference will convene a fantastic array of nonprofit leaders, regulators, private sector executives and development experts to address issues of nonprofit tax obligations. This year, we honour the work of founding fathers, mothers and members in evolving a sector that is independent and transparent as we turn 25years.
Our 2017 Annual Conference theme, “Nonprofit Tax: Breaking the Myths, Understanding the Facts and Navigating the Realities” encapsulates the need to improve the sectors understanding of its tax obligations including improving systems for effective regulatory compliance.
The Annual Conference which are attended by over 250 organisations from 32 States of the Federation will be held on 23rd November 2017 in Lagos.
Dr. Babatunde Fowler, Executive Chairman, FIRS (TBC)
Mr. Ayodele Subair, Executive Chairman, LIRS (TBC)
Mr. Femi Lijadu, BOT Chair, NNNGO
Ms. Yemisi Ransome-Kuti, Founding Executive Director, NNNGO
Dr. Abiola Tilley-Gyado, President Society for Family and Social Protection, BOT Member
Otunba Dele Ajayi-Smith, President ACDF, BOT Member
Ms. Shade Bembatoum- Young, Council Member LCCI, BOT Member
Attendance at the Annual Conference is by invitation only. All participants must be accredited before the Meetings, and are strongly encouraged to register as early as possible to avoid delays. To register please visit here. If you have any questions about delegate registration, please forward your inquiry to firstname.lastname@example.org
During the Annual Conference, the Network will host a number of events such as the 25th Anniversary lecture and awards as well as the Yemisi Ransome-Kuti Leadership Awards. Admission to the event is restricted by registration, credentials and/or invitations.
|Event Name||Start time||End time||Event type|
|Registration and Annual Conference Networking Lounge||08:00am||10:00am||Annual Conference|
Mr. Olufemi Lijadu, Chairman, BOT, NNNGO
|Keynote Presentation: Nonprofit Tax: Breaking the Myths, Understanding the Facts and Navigating the Realities.
Mr. Williams Babatunde Fowler, Executive Chairman, Federal Inland Revenue Service
|Q and A||10:40am||11:00am||Annual Conference|
|Workshop: Tax obligation to States, the LIRS Case Study
Mr. Hamzat Ayodele Subair Chairman, Lagos Inland Revenue Service.
|Q and A||11:30am||12:00pm||Annual Conference|
|NETWORKING TEA BREAK & EXIHIBITION|
|Goodwill message from regulators
– Corporate Affairs Commission
– Special Control Unit on Money Laundering
– Financial Reporting Council
– Nigerian Financial Intelligence Unit
|Short Anniversary Statements:
– Board members
Dr. Abiola Tilley-Gyado
Otunba Dele Ajayi-Smith
Ms. Shade Bembatoum-Young
– Founding volunteers/staff
Dr. Grace Ihunda
|Anniversary Remarks: ”Influencing governance through voice”
Ms. Laure Beaufils, British Deputy High Commissioner. British High Commission, Nigeria.
|Cutting of the Anniversary Cake||1:15pm||1:20pm||25th Anniversary|
Remarks by Ms. Yemisi Ransome-Kuti, Founding Executive Director, NNNGO
|Presentation of Awards
– YRK Award: 2 Recipient
– Appreciation Award: 8 Recipients
|NETWORKING LUNCH, EXHIBITION AND ANNIVERSARY PARTY|
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