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Stamp Duty Revenue Projection Reduced To N200bn

Stamp Duty Revenue Projection Reduced To N200bn     The FIRS said it has deployed technology to increase its tax base as well as improve the collection...

Discos Lose N366bn To Tariff Hike Postponement

Discos Lose N366bn To Tariff Hike Postponement   The postponement of the electricity tariff hike shift from April to June is estimated to have cost the...

NPA Generates N180bn From Dredging, Equipment Management

NPA Generates N180bn From Dredging, Equipment Management     The Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) has made over N180 billion from dredging and equipment management over the last...

DMO Faults Reps, Says Lawmakers Approved $3.18bn Chinese Loans

DMO Faults Reps, Says Lawmakers Approved $3.18bn Chinese Loans   The Debt Management Office has said all the loans collected by the Federal Government from China,...

World Bank Approves $346m For Lake Chad Region Projects

World Bank Approves $346m For Lake Chad Region Projects   The World Bank has approved $346m for two projects aimed at strengthening resilience and livelihoods in...

Banks’ Investments In Software Rise To N46.2bn

Banks’ Investments In Software Rise To N46.2bn     Ten Deposit Money Banks reported fresh investments valued at N46.2bn in software in the first three months of...

Importers, Agents Berate NPA, NSC Over N150bn Charges

Importers, Agents Berate NPA, NSC Over N150bn Charges   Importers and clearing agents at the seaports have raised the alarm over the plan by shipping firms...

COVID-19: CBN Okays N10bn For Healthcare Loans

COVID-19: CBN Okays N10bn For Healthcare Loans     The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has approved N10 billion aggregate loan request by pharmaceuticals and other health...

Customs Impound Indian Hemp Worth N1bn

Customs Impound Indian Hemp Worth N1bn   The Nigerian Customs Service, Western Marine Command, says it seized various contraband goods worth N1.06bn in the first quarter...

Nigeria Loses N125bn Oil Revenue To COVID-19

Nigeria Loses N125bn Oil Revenue To COVID-19      Nigeria’s oil revenue target fell by N125.52 billion in the first quarter (Q1, 2020) to N940.91 billion, according...

Contractors Continue Agric Ministry Picketing Over N17bn Debt

Contractors Continue Agric Ministry Picketing Over N17bn Debt   Aggrieved contractors owed over N17bn by the Federal Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development are mobilising to...

Global Fiscal Support To Fight COVID-19 Pandemic Hits $9trn – IMF

Global Fiscal Support To Fight COVID-19 Pandemic Hits $9trn - IMF   The global governments support for the war against COVID-19 now stands at a about...

Customs Get Approval To Spend N623.7m On Computers

Customs Get Approval To Spend N623.7m On Computers     The Federal Executive Council on Wednesday approved N623.7m for the Nigeria Customs Service to buy computers for...

Set Up N15bn Emergency Fund, Reps Tell Fed Govt

Set Up N15bn Emergency Fund, Reps Tell Fed Govt     The House of Representatives on Tuesday urged the Federal Government to set up a strategic N15...

Contractors Threaten Agric Ministry Over N17bn Debt

Contractors Threaten Agric Ministry Over N17bn Debt     Contractors that handled the 2018 procurement in the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development, have threatened to take...

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...

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...

Pension Fund Operators Invest N47.32bn In Infrastructure

Pension Fund Operators Invest N47.32bn In Infrastructure   The Pension Funds Administrators have increased their pension funds investment in infrastructure to N47.32bn, latest statistics from the...

In Four Months, Tin-Can Island Customs Generated N117.839bn

In Four Months, Tin-Can Island Customs Generated N117.839bn   The Tin-Can Island Command of the Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) has reported that it generated N117.839 billion...

Currency In Circulation Rises By N11.38bn In One Month

Currency In Circulation Rises By N11.38bn In One Month     The total currency in circulation in the country rose to N2.3tn as of April 30 from...
Live Covid-19
United States 1,924,051
Cases: 1,924,051
Deaths: 110,173
Recovered: 712,252
Active: 1,101,626
Brazil 615,870
Cases: 615,870
Deaths: 34,039
Recovered: 274,997
Active: 306,834
Russia 441,108
Cases: 441,108
Deaths: 5,384
Recovered: 204,623
Active: 231,101
Spain 287,740
Cases: 287,740
Deaths: 27,133
Recovered:
Active: 260,607
United Kingdom 281,661
Cases: 281,661
Deaths: 39,904
Recovered:
Active: 241,757
Italy 234,013
Cases: 234,013
Deaths: 33,689
Recovered: 161,895
Active: 38,429
India 227,029
Cases: 227,029
Deaths: 6,363
Recovered: 109,462
Active: 111,204
Germany 184,923
Cases: 184,923
Deaths: 8,736
Recovered: 168,500
Active: 7,687
Peru 183,198
Cases: 183,198
Deaths: 5,031
Recovered: 76,228
Active: 101,939
Turkey 167,410
Cases: 167,410
Deaths: 4,630
Recovered: 131,778
Active: 31,002
Iran 164,270
Cases: 164,270
Deaths: 8,071
Recovered: 127,485
Active: 28,714
France 152,444
Cases: 152,444
Deaths: 29,065
Recovered: 69,976
Active: 53,403
Chile 118,292
Cases: 118,292
Deaths: 1,356
Recovered: 95,631
Active: 21,305
Mexico 105,680
Cases: 105,680
Deaths: 12,545
Recovered: 75,448
Active: 17,687
Canada 93,726
Cases: 93,726
Deaths: 7,637
Recovered: 51,739
Active: 34,350
Saudi Arabia 93,157
Cases: 93,157
Deaths: 611
Recovered: 68,965
Active: 23,581
Pakistan 89,249
Cases: 89,249
Deaths: 1,838
Recovered: 31,198
Active: 56,213
China 83,027
Cases: 83,027
Deaths: 4,634
Recovered: 78,327
Active: 66
Qatar 63,741
Cases: 63,741
Deaths: 45
Recovered: 39,468
Active: 24,228
Belgium 58,767
Cases: 58,767
Deaths: 9,548
Recovered: 16,048
Active: 33,171
Bangladesh 57,563
Cases: 57,563
Deaths: 781
Recovered: 12,161
Active: 44,621
Netherlands 46,942
Cases: 46,942
Deaths: 5,990
Recovered:
Active: 40,952
Belarus 45,981
Cases: 45,981
Deaths: 253
Recovered: 21,162
Active: 24,566
Sweden 41,883
Cases: 41,883
Deaths: 4,562
Recovered:
Active: 37,321
Ecuador 40,966
Cases: 40,966
Deaths: 3,486
Recovered: 20,019
Active: 17,461
South Africa 40,792
Cases: 40,792
Deaths: 848
Recovered: 21,311
Active: 18,633
United Arab Emirates 37,018
Cases: 37,018
Deaths: 273
Recovered: 19,572
Active: 17,173
Singapore 36,922
Cases: 36,922
Deaths: 24
Recovered: 23,904
Active: 12,994
Colombia 35,120
Cases: 35,120
Deaths: 1,087
Recovered: 12,921
Active: 21,112
Portugal 33,592
Cases: 33,592
Deaths: 1,455
Recovered: 20,323
Active: 11,814