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Forex Market Gets $514m Boost Ahead Of Yuletide

Forex Market Gets $514m Boost Ahead Of Yuletide • Investors price Naira below N360/$ The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) ended foreign exchange (forex) market transactions...
Dr Umar Bello Perm SEc Agric Science

Updated: Buhari Queries Umar Bello over N48bn Contractual Liability… Perm Sec Replies

Buhari Queries Perm Sec Umar Bello over N48.42bn Contractual Liability ...buys N7bn Property without FCDA Approval The Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Science and Technology, Dr Mohammed...
NBS National Bureau of Statistics

Nigeria Earned N289.04bn From VAT Q1 2019, Says NBS

Nigeria Earned N289.04bn From VAT Q1 2019, Says NBS Sectoral distribution of Value Added Tax data for the first quarter of 2019 reflected that the...

Banks, Others To Pay Shareholders N578.114bn Dividends

Banks, Others To Pay Shareholders N578.114bn Dividends Fifty companies, including banks, listed on the Nigerian Stock Exchange have issued dividends to their investors, although the...
Dr Yemi Kale NBS Statistician General

Banks’ Credit To Economy Decreased By N136bn – NBS

Banks’ Credit To Economy Decreased By N136bn – NBS   The total credit from banks to the economy recorded a decline of N135.8bn from N15.74tn at...

Nigeria’s GDP Growth Slowed To 1.95%

Nigeria's GDP Growth Slowed To 1.95% The nation’s growth in Gross Domestic Product slowed to 1.95 per cent between January and March of this year...

GDP growth to sustain upward trend into Q4’18, Q1’19

GDP growth to sustain upward trend into Q4’18, Q1’19 Despite the persisting electioneering tension in Nigeria, the Gross Domestic Product, GDP, growth will be sustained...

NIMC Produces 1m National Identity Cards-DG

The National Identity Management Commission (NIMC) has produced over one million national identity cards, out of which it has issued 300,000, the Director-General of...

FEC Approves Tax Holiday for Pioneer Industries

The Federal Executive Council (FEC) has approved tax holiday for 27 pioneer industries under the Industrial Development Income Tax Relief Act. The Minister of Industry,...

FAAC Disburses N386bn to FG, States, LGCs in November 2016

A total sum of N386.879 billon has been disbursed as Federal Allocation for the month of November 2016 for the Federal Government, State Governments...
NBS National Bureau of Statistics

Non-Oil Sector Boosts GDP Rise To 1.81% In Q3

Non-Oil Sector Boosts GDP Rise To 1.81% In Q3 Nigeria’s Gross Domestic Product (GDP) growth rate increased to 1.81% (year-on-year) in real terms in the...

AfDB Sees 3.8% GDP Growth For West Africa

AfDB Sees 3.8% GDP Growth For West Africa   The African Development Bank has predicted an average growth rate of 3.8 per cent in the Gross...

Buhari’s Govt Got N2.2tr from FAAC in One Year!

Facts have emerged through a painstaking and diligent investigation that the Federal Government under President Muhammadu Buhari got a total N2,203,573,573,563.25(Two trillion, two hundred...

9.45 million Nigerians In 35 States Are Poor – NASSCO

9.45 million Nigerians In 35 States Are Poor – NASSCO   A total of 9.45 million Nigerians in 35 states of the federation are poor, statistics...
cbn

CBN Report: Firms Expect Borrowing Costs To Rise In Oct

CBN Report: Firms Expect Borrowing Costs To Rise In Oct   The Central Bank of Nigeria has said its recent survey revealed that firms, including small,...
NBS National Bureau of Statistics

Nigeria inflation rate edged to 9.3% in August – NBS

The National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) on Monday said Nigeria inflation rate edged higher to 9.3 percent in August, compared with the 9.2 percent...
NBS National Bureau of Statistics

Nigeria Records N4.03tr Trade Balance In 2017, Says NBS

Nigeria Records N4.03tr Trade Balance In 2017, Says NBS   Nigeria’s balance of trade stood at N4.03 trillion ($13.2 billion) in 2017, the National Bureau of...
Lagos Governor Ambode

Lagos Settles Bond Subscribers With N141bn

The Government of Lagos State has disclosed that it had paid a total sum of N141.59 billion to bond holders in its various fixed...

Equities Market Extends Gains on Corporate Earnings Expectations

Equities Market Extends Gains on Corporate Earnings Expectations   The positive performance recorded by the Nigerian bourse the previous week was sustained last week on the...
Kemi Adeosun Finance Minister

FG Releases N750bn Capital Projects Fund to MDAs

FG Releases N750bn Capital Projects Fund to MDAs The Federal Government has commenced the release of the N750 billion capital projects for 2017 to Ministries,...
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United States 1,745,803
Cases: 1,745,803
Deaths: 102,107
Recovered: 490,130
Active: 1,153,566
Brazil 414,661
Cases: 414,661
Deaths: 25,697
Recovered: 166,647
Active: 222,317
Russia 370,680
Cases: 370,680
Deaths: 3,968
Recovered: 142,208
Active: 224,504
Spain 283,849
Cases: 283,849
Deaths: 27,118
Recovered: 196,958
Active: 59,773
United Kingdom 267,240
Cases: 267,240
Deaths: 37,460
Recovered:
Active: 229,780
Italy 231,139
Cases: 231,139
Deaths: 33,072
Recovered: 147,101
Active: 50,966
France 182,913
Cases: 182,913
Deaths: 28,596
Recovered: 66,584
Active: 87,733
Germany 181,895
Cases: 181,895
Deaths: 8,533
Recovered: 162,800
Active: 10,562
Turkey 159,797
Cases: 159,797
Deaths: 4,431
Recovered: 122,793
Active: 32,573
India 158,086
Cases: 158,086
Deaths: 4,534
Recovered: 67,749
Active: 85,803
Iran 141,591
Cases: 141,591
Deaths: 7,564
Recovered: 111,176
Active: 22,851
Peru 135,905
Cases: 135,905
Deaths: 3,983
Recovered: 56,169
Active: 75,753
Canada 87,519
Cases: 87,519
Deaths: 6,765
Recovered: 46,164
Active: 34,590
China 82,995
Cases: 82,995
Deaths: 4,634
Recovered: 78,288
Active: 73
Chile 82,289
Cases: 82,289
Deaths: 841
Recovered: 33,540
Active: 47,908
Saudi Arabia 78,541
Cases: 78,541
Deaths: 425
Recovered: 51,022
Active: 27,094
Mexico 78,023
Cases: 78,023
Deaths: 8,597
Recovered: 54,383
Active: 15,043
Pakistan 59,151
Cases: 59,151
Deaths: 1,225
Recovered: 19,142
Active: 38,784
Belgium 57,592
Cases: 57,592
Deaths: 9,364
Recovered: 15,465
Active: 32,763
Qatar 48,947
Cases: 48,947
Deaths: 30
Recovered: 13,283
Active: 35,634
Netherlands 45,768
Cases: 45,768
Deaths: 5,871
Recovered:
Active: 39,897
Belarus 38,956
Cases: 38,956
Deaths: 214
Recovered: 15,923
Active: 22,819
Bangladesh 38,292
Cases: 38,292
Deaths: 544
Recovered: 7,925
Active: 29,823
Ecuador 38,103
Cases: 38,103
Deaths: 3,275
Recovered: 18,425
Active: 16,403
Sweden 35,088
Cases: 35,088
Deaths: 4,220
Recovered: 4,971
Active: 25,897
Singapore 32,876
Cases: 32,876
Deaths: 23
Recovered: 17,276
Active: 15,577
United Arab Emirates 31,969
Cases: 31,969
Deaths: 255
Recovered: 16,371
Active: 15,343
Portugal 31,292
Cases: 31,292
Deaths: 1,356
Recovered: 18,349
Active: 11,587
Switzerland 30,776
Cases: 30,776
Deaths: 1,917
Recovered: 28,300
Active: 559
South Africa 25,937
Cases: 25,937
Deaths: 552
Recovered: 13,451
Active: 11,934