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Walmart in Lagos: The Good and The Ugly

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NITDA’s Novel Agricultural Revolution

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Dr Isa Pantami and Prof Umar Danbatta

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The Challenge of Deforestation in Nigeria

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The Challenge of Growing Poverty In Nigeria

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Live Covid-19
United States 4,881,145
Cases: 4,881,145
Deaths: 159,434
Recovered: 2,451,326
Active: 2,270,385
Brazil 2,759,436
Cases: 2,759,436
Deaths: 95,078
Recovered: 1,912,319
Active: 752,039
India 1,906,121
Cases: 1,906,121
Deaths: 39,818
Recovered: 1,280,284
Active: 586,019
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 233,851
Cases: 233,851
Deaths: 5,747
Recovered: 217,497
Active: 10,607
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 191,295
Cases: 191,295
Deaths: 30,294
Recovered: 82,166
Active: 78,835
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: 59,344
Active: 22,811
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