BREAKING: Wike heads for Supreme Court over VAT battle

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The Nyeson Wike government of Rivers State has taken the battle for the collection of Value Added Tax to the Supreme Court.

The state is fighting to take over VAT collection in the state, from the Federal Inldan Revenue Service, which has been doing so on behalf of the Federal Government.

Wike is contesting the decision of the Appeal Court in Abuja, which on Friday ordered the maintenance of statusquo ante-bennum.

Details later.