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NSE Rebounds As 18 Firms Gain N19bn

NSE Rebounds As 18 Firms Gain N19bn The equities market opened the week on a positive note as gains in Dangote Flour Mills Plc and...
NDLEA officials

Enforce Tobacco Laws- IPPA Tells FG

The Initiative for Public Policy Analysis(IPPA), a Non-Governmental Organization(NGO) has called on the Federal Government to enforce its laws on tobacco production, marketing and...

N2.7tr Legacy Debts Threaten Banking Industry

The Federal Government has admitted that the backlog of contractual debts and outstanding welfare issues like pensions valued at N2.7 trillion contributed the worsened...
Forbes

Dangote Pledges 53% Of Refinery Capacity To Petrol Production

Dangote Pledges 53% Of Refinery Capacity To Petrol Production   The Dangote Group says upon completion of its refinery, it will dedicate 53 per cent of...

$175m Agric Programme Created 288,615 Jobs, FG Says

$175m Agric Programme Created 288,615 Jobs, FG Says The Federal Government on Tuesday announced that the first phase of its $175m Agricultural Transformation Agenda Support...

Banks Release N77.4bn For Agric Projects

Banks Release N77.4bn For Agric Projects The Nigerian Incentive-Based Risk Sharing System for Agricultural Lending has facilitated the release of a total of N77.4bn from...

Finally, Shell Remove Majeure On Bonny Light Ports

Finally, Shell Remove Majeure On Bonny Light Ports   Royal Dutch Shell has lifted the force majeure in place on exports of a major Nigerian grade,...

MMM Places One Month Ban on Withdrawals

Popular money-doubling scheme, Mavrodi Mundial Moneybox (MMM), has placed one month ban on all withdrawals starting from Dec. 13. A letter displayed on the page...

Shehu Sani, 2 Others block El-Rufai’s $350m loan request

Shehu Sani, 2 Others block El-Rufai’s $350m loan request The three senators from Kaduna state, led by Shehu Sani on Thursday blocked the approval for...

Agriculture: AfDB, FAO To Raise $100m For Nigeria, Others

Agriculture: AfDB, FAO To Raise $100m For Nigeria, Others The African Development Bank and Food and Agricultural Organisation are set to raise $100m for agriculture...

Dakuku Woos Global Maritime on Africa Investment

Dakuku Woos Global Maritime on Africa Investment The Director General of the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency, NIMASA, Dr. Dakuku Peterside has charged foreign...

Investors Dump Airtel, Zenith Shares, After Losing N81bn

Investors Dump Airtel, Zenith Shares, After Losing N81bn The nation’s equities market closed in the red on Tuesday as the All Share Index shed 0.61...

MTN pays Nigeria another N30b

MTN has made a payment of N30 billion ($98 million) to the Nigerian government in part settlement of a N330 billion fine imposed on...

CBN’s Examination Shows Breach Of Rules By BDC Operators

CBN’s Examination Shows Breach Of Rules By BDC Operators   Despite the increasing awareness and reforms in the Bureau De Change (BDC) sub-sector, a significant number...

NSE Expels 38 Stockbroking Firms

NSE Expels 38 Stockbroking Firms The Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) has expelled 38 stockbroking firms from the capital market. Regulatory documents obtained by our correspondent during...

Aliko Dangote Foundation Engages 54gene Laboratory to Conduct 1,000 COVID-19 Test per Day in...

Aliko Dangote Foundation Engages 54gene Laboratory to Conduct 1,000 COVID-19 Test per Day in Kano The Aliko Dangote Foundation (ADF), a philanthropic endeavor of Aliko...

Nigeria Targets 7% Growth in Next 3 Years- Adeosun

Nigeria Targets 7% Growth in Next 3 Years- Adeosun Nigeria’s Finance Minister, Mrs. Kemi Adeosun, has disclosed that the country’s economic outlook for the year...

NIMASA Clamps Down on Vessels over Non-Compliance with Cabotage Law

NIMASA Clamps Down on Vessels over Non-Compliance with Cabotage Law After several warnings the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency(NIMASA) has commenced clampdown on vessels...

Oil Price Hits $50, Highest in Eight Weeks

Global oil benchmark, Brent crude, hit an eight-week high yesterday as the world’s biggest producers prepared to discuss a possible freeze in production levels. Brent,...

200,000bpd NNPC Condensate Refineries Underway

200,000bpd NNPC Condensate Refineries Underway The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation will establish two condensate refineries with a total refining capacity of 200,000 barrels per day...
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United States 4,893,945
Cases: 4,893,945
Deaths: 159,734
Recovered: 2,461,762
Active: 2,272,449
Brazil 2,759,436
Cases: 2,759,436
Deaths: 95,078
Recovered: 1,912,319
Active: 752,039
India 1,906,613
Cases: 1,906,613
Deaths: 39,820
Recovered: 1,281,660
Active: 585,133
Russia 861,423
Cases: 861,423
Deaths: 14,351
Recovered: 661,471
Active: 185,601
South Africa 516,862
Cases: 516,862
Deaths: 8,539
Recovered: 358,037
Active: 150,286
Mexico 443,813
Cases: 443,813
Deaths: 48,012
Recovered: 295,677
Active: 100,124
Peru 433,100
Cases: 433,100
Deaths: 19,811
Recovered: 298,091
Active: 115,198
Chile 362,962
Cases: 362,962
Deaths: 9,745
Recovered: 336,330
Active: 16,887
Spain 349,894
Cases: 349,894
Deaths: 28,498
Recovered:
Active: 321,396
Colombia 327,850
Cases: 327,850
Deaths: 11,017
Recovered: 173,727
Active: 143,106
Iran 314,786
Cases: 314,786
Deaths: 17,617
Recovered: 272,535
Active: 24,634
United Kingdom 306,293
Cases: 306,293
Deaths: 46,299
Recovered:
Active: 259,994
Saudi Arabia 281,456
Cases: 281,456
Deaths: 2,984
Recovered: 243,713
Active: 34,759
Pakistan 280,461
Cases: 280,461
Deaths: 5,999
Recovered: 249,397
Active: 25,065
Italy 248,419
Cases: 248,419
Deaths: 35,171
Recovered: 200,766
Active: 12,482
Bangladesh 244,020
Cases: 244,020
Deaths: 3,234
Recovered: 139,860
Active: 100,926
Turkey 234,934
Cases: 234,934
Deaths: 5,765
Recovered: 218,491
Active: 10,678
Germany 212,331
Cases: 212,331
Deaths: 9,232
Recovered: 194,700
Active: 8,399
Argentina 206,743
Cases: 206,743
Deaths: 3,863
Recovered: 94,129
Active: 108,751
France 192,334
Cases: 192,334
Deaths: 30,296
Recovered: 82,166
Active: 79,872
Iraq 134,722
Cases: 134,722
Deaths: 5,017
Recovered: 96,103
Active: 33,602
Canada 117,333
Cases: 117,333
Deaths: 8,953
Recovered: 101,839
Active: 6,541
Indonesia 115,056
Cases: 115,056
Deaths: 5,388
Recovered: 72,050
Active: 37,618
Philippines 112,593
Cases: 112,593
Deaths: 2,115
Recovered: 66,049
Active: 44,429
Qatar 111,538
Cases: 111,538
Deaths: 177
Recovered: 108,254
Active: 3,107
Egypt 94,640
Cases: 94,640
Deaths: 4,888
Recovered: 44,066
Active: 45,686
Kazakhstan 93,820
Cases: 93,820
Deaths: 1,058
Recovered: 65,132
Active: 27,630
Ecuador 87,963
Cases: 87,963
Deaths: 5,808
Recovered: 70,985
Active: 11,170
China 84,464
Cases: 84,464
Deaths: 4,634
Recovered: 79,030
Active: 800
Bolivia 81,846
Cases: 81,846
Deaths: 3,228
Recovered: 24,510
Active: 54,108