Skyline University Nigeria

SUN Accounting & Management Students Visits Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS), Kano

In a bid to develop interpersonal skills and improve students’ sense of innovation and much more, Students of Accounting & Management Department of Skyline University Nigeria (SUN), has on 23rd November, paid a technical visit to the Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS), Kano. this will ultimately help them come up with more exciting ideas that will benefit them in the workplace environment and ultimately transform society.

The students on arrival were received by Mr. Silas Idachaba, the Tax Controller of the FIRS Kano Office 1. Mr. Silas gave an account of the activities of the organization to SUN students and briefed them on the functions of various units of the organization, as it relates to tax collection processes. He commended SUN’s culture of taking students to industries for practical exposure. “This kind of visit will enable students to learn new skills & acquire additional knowledge. In the process, they end up mastering new skills & polishing the existing ones gained in the classes”. He stated.

In his remark, the head of Return and Payment Processing (RPP) – Mr. Adamu Isah Mohammed explained to students, the need to be good ambassadors of the institution and Nigeria as a whole. This can only be achieved if they indulge in prompt payment of taxes.

On his part, the Corporate Affairs Supervisor of SUN, Mr. Saka Shehu thanked the management of FIRS for the kind gestures and supports rendered to the SUN Team during the visit. The students had the opportunity to learn first-hand the different enterprises and production centers operating within the FIRS.