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NCI Fund Receives Additional $150m

NCI Fund Receives Additional $150m   The Nigerian Content Intervention Fund (NCI Fund) has received additional $150million, following the expansion of the Fund from $200 million...
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Scandal: Disquiet over N23b traced to SDGs staff account

Scandal: Disquiet over N23b traced to SDGs staff account There is disquiet in the Office of the Sustainable Development Goals(SDGs) and the Office of the...

80,000 Apply For CBN’s N50bn COVID-19 Intervention Fund

80,000 Apply For CBN’s N50bn COVID-19 Intervention Fund   Three weeks after the Central Bank of Nigeria released the guidelines for the N50bn targeted credit facility,...

Senate Panel Fails To Lay Revised 2020 Budget Report

Senate Panel Fails To Lay Revised 2020 Budget Report   The consideration of the revised 2020 Appropriation Bill of N10.51 trillion suffered setback in the Senate...

FAAC Shares N630.732Bn in July

Good times may just be here for beneficiaries of the federation account as there was relative increase in the distributable revenue for the month...

FG’s N150bn Sukuk Records N669.12bn Subscription

FG’s N150bn Sukuk Records N669.12bn Subscription     Nigeria’s N150 billion third sovereign Sukuk issuance recorded oversubscription of N519.12 billion, sustaining a trend of oversubscription that started...

CBN, NNPC To Spend N1bn On 3,000 Returnees

CBN, NNPC To Spend N1bn On 3,000 Returnees     The Central Bank of Nigeria and the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation have agreed to spend over N1bn...

10 Major Untapped Resources In Nigeria

The time for the nation to diversify her economy by tapping different resources scattered across 36 States and the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) is...

MTN Invests N247m In Fight Against Substance Abuse

MTN Invests N247m In Fight Against Substance Abuse   MTN Foundation says it has invested an estimated sum of N247m in anti-substance abuse campaign and impacted...

Govs Tackle FG Over NLNG Dividends

Govs Tackle FG Over NLNG Dividends     A delegation of the Nigeria Governors’ Forum (NGF) yesterday told President Muhammadu Buhari that it was wrong for the...

US Development Bank Invests $530m In Nigerian Projects

US Development Bank Invests $530m In Nigerian Projects     The United States International Development Finance Corporation says it has invested $530m in Nigeria’s agriculture, financial institutions,...

X-raying NEXIM Bank under Robert Orya

Prior to the reconstitution of the Board of Directors of the Nigerian Export-Import Bank on14th August, 2009, the bank was at its lowest ebb....

Federal Allocation For The Month Of May 2015 Is N418.452billion.

The Federal Government, State governments and Local government Councils have shared a total of N418.452billion as Federal allocation for the month of May, 2015.A...

Nigeria’s Excess Crude Account Drops To $72m

Nigeria’s Excess Crude Account Drops To $72m   Nigeria’s Excess Crude Account (ECA) now stands at $72 million as the country continues to grapple with an...

NSIA Invests N107bn In Presidential Fertiliser Initiative

NSIA Invests N107bn In Presidential Fertiliser Initiative   The Nigeria Sovereign Investment Authority (NSIA) has invested N107 billion in Presidential Fertiliser Initiative (PFI). The agency plans to...

Nigeria, Other African Oil Exporters’ll Lose $34bn – IMF

Nigeria, Other African Oil Exporters’ll Lose $34bn – IMF   The impact of the COVID-19 pandemic is estimated to cost Nigeria and other oil exporters in...

FG Loses $1bn Annually In Maritime Sector

FG Loses $1bn Annually In Maritime Sector     A former Director General (DG) of the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA), Temisan Omatseye, has said...

With More Transparency, Nigeria Recovers $3bn from Oil Sector – W/Bank

With More Transparency, Nigeria Recovers $3bn from Oil Sector - W/Bank     The World Bank and the Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative (EITI), the global standard for...

Pension Fund Value Drops By N180bn

Pension Fund Value Drops By N180bn   Nigeria’s pension fund dropped by N180 billion in March 2020, eroding the N77 billion it gained in February, a...

Average Fare Rose By 8.21% In April – NBS

Average Fare Rose By 8.21% In April – NBS     In its Transport fare Watch report for April 2020 on Wednesday, the National Bureau of Statistics...
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United States 3,441,275
Cases: 3,441,275
Deaths: 137,922
Recovered: 1,532,282
Active: 1,771,071
Brazil 1,867,841
Cases: 1,867,841
Deaths: 72,234
Recovered: 1,213,512
Active: 582,095
India 906,380
Cases: 906,380
Deaths: 23,727
Recovered: 571,398
Active: 311,255
Russia 733,699
Cases: 733,699
Deaths: 11,439
Recovered: 504,021
Active: 218,239
Peru 326,326
Cases: 326,326
Deaths: 11,870
Recovered: 217,111
Active: 97,345
Chile 317,657
Cases: 317,657
Deaths: 7,024
Recovered: 286,556
Active: 24,077
Spain 300,988
Cases: 300,988
Deaths: 28,403
Recovered:
Active: 272,585
Mexico 299,750
Cases: 299,750
Deaths: 35,006
Recovered: 184,764
Active: 79,980
United Kingdom 290,133
Cases: 290,133
Deaths: 44,830
Recovered:
Active: 245,303
South Africa 276,242
Cases: 276,242
Deaths: 4,079
Recovered: 134,874
Active: 137,289
Iran 259,652
Cases: 259,652
Deaths: 13,032
Recovered: 222,539
Active: 24,081
Pakistan 251,625
Cases: 251,625
Deaths: 5,266
Recovered: 161,917
Active: 84,442
Italy 243,230
Cases: 243,230
Deaths: 34,967
Recovered: 195,106
Active: 13,157
Saudi Arabia 235,111
Cases: 235,111
Deaths: 2,243
Recovered: 169,842
Active: 63,026
Turkey 214,001
Cases: 214,001
Deaths: 5,382
Recovered: 195,671
Active: 12,948
Germany 200,323
Cases: 200,323
Deaths: 9,137
Recovered: 185,100
Active: 6,086
Bangladesh 186,894
Cases: 186,894
Deaths: 2,391
Recovered: 98,317
Active: 86,186
France 170,752
Cases: 170,752
Deaths: 30,004
Recovered: 78,388
Active: 62,360
Colombia 150,445
Cases: 150,445
Deaths: 5,307
Recovered: 63,451
Active: 81,687
Canada 107,807
Cases: 107,807
Deaths: 8,787
Recovered: 71,645
Active: 27,375
Qatar 103,598
Cases: 103,598
Deaths: 147
Recovered: 99,743
Active: 3,708
Argentina 100,166
Cases: 100,166
Deaths: 1,859
Recovered: 44,173
Active: 54,134
China 83,602
Cases: 83,602
Deaths: 4,634
Recovered: 78,648
Active: 320
Egypt 82,070
Cases: 82,070
Deaths: 3,858
Recovered: 24,419
Active: 53,793
Iraq 79,735
Cases: 79,735
Deaths: 3,250
Recovered: 46,998
Active: 29,487
Indonesia 76,981
Cases: 76,981
Deaths: 3,656
Recovered: 36,689
Active: 36,636
Sweden 74,898
Cases: 74,898
Deaths: 5,526
Recovered:
Active: 69,372
Ecuador 67,870
Cases: 67,870
Deaths: 5,047
Recovered: 30,283
Active: 32,540
Belarus 65,114
Cases: 65,114
Deaths: 468
Recovered: 55,492
Active: 9,154
Belgium 62,707
Cases: 62,707
Deaths: 9,782
Recovered: 17,196
Active: 35,729