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Nigerian Households Spent N2trn On Electricity, Fuel In 2019 – NBS

Nigerian Households Spent N2trn On Electricity, Fuel In 2019 – NBS     Households in Nigeria spent a total of N2.02tn on fuel and electricity in 2019,...

In Thirty Days, Power Sector Loses N57bn To Gas, Grid Constraints

In Thirty Days, Power Sector Loses N57bn To Gas, Grid Constraints   Nigeria’s power sector further suffered a major setback in the last one month with...

COVID-19: Nigeria Needs N10.1trn Intervention – NESG

COVID-19: Nigeria Needs N10.1trn Intervention - NESG     Nigeria needs at least N10.1 trillion worth of interventions from the government to address the fallout of the...

CBN Gives Medical Firms Conditions To Access N100bn Loans

CBN Gives Medical Firms Conditions To Access N100bn Loans   To access the N100bn loans provided by the Central Bank of Nigeria for firms in the...

NSE Commits N100m To Fight COVID-19

NSE Commits N100m To Fight COVID-19 The Nigerian Stock Exchange has committed N100m to the fight against the coronavirus pandemic. According to a statement from the...

In Two Months, Discos Owe NBET N76bn

In Two Months, Discos Owe NBET N76bn   Power distribution companies in the country failed to pay a total of N76.19bn to the Nigerian Bulk Electricity...

NCS Apapa Command Generates N39.877bn In April

NCS Apapa Command Generates N39.877bn In April   Nigeria Customs Service (NCS), Apapa Area Command, generated N39.877 billion in the month of April. Mrs Nkeiruka Nwala, Deputy...

NASS Probes Alleged N40bn Fraud In NDDC

NASS Probes Alleged N40bn Fraud In NDDC The National Assembly (NASS) yesterday passed a resolution to investigate an allegation of N40 billion fraud against the...

Nigeria Spent N752bn On Subsidy In 2019

Nigeria Spent N752bn On Subsidy In 2019   The federal government paid N752 billion as petrol subsidy in 2019, a report by the Nigerian National Petroleum...

Fed Govt Raises MDAs Operating Surplus To N916.87bn

Fed Govt Raises MDAs Operating Surplus To N916.87bn In a bid to secure alternative sources of funding, following the crash in crude oil price, the...

Eleven Banks Paid N8bn IT Levy In 2019

Eleven Banks Paid N8bn IT Levy In 2019     Eleven Nigerian banks paid about N8.08bn Information Technology-related levies to the government in 2019, the audited financial...

JAMB Remits N7bn To Federal Government

JAMB Remits N7bn To Federal Government     The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) has returned N3.5billion to the Federation Account from the excess generated from...

COVID-19: AfDB Okays $10bn For Public, Private Sectors

COVID-19: AfDB Okays $10bn For Public, Private Sectors   The African Development Bank The African Development Bank (AfDB) says it will provide $10 billion in 2020...

Germany Grants Nigeria N8.9bn Debt Relief

Germany Grants Nigeria N8.9bn Debt Relief   The Republic of Germany said it had granted Nigeria debt relief amounting to N8.9bn (€22.4m) on account of the...

COVID-19: Private Sector Donations Hit N27.16bn

COVID-19: Private Sector Donations Hit N27.16bn   Total funds raised by the Private Sector Coalition Against COVID-19 rose to N27.16bn as of the end of April...

Afreximbank Unveils $3m COVID-19 Grant For African Countries

Afreximbank Unveils $3m COVID-19 Grant For African Countries   The African Export-Import Bank (Afreximbank) has announced a $3 million grant to complement efforts to combat the...

DBN Donates N100m To Fight COVID-19 

DBN Donates N100m To Fight COVID-19      Development Bank of Nigeria Plc says it has donated N100m to COVID-19 fight. A statement said the bank is a...

Investigate N5.4bn NDDC PPE Contract, Group Tells EFCC

Investigate N5.4bn NDDC PPE Contract, Group Tells EFCC   A group, the Niger Delta Rights Advocate, has called on the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission to...

N50bn CBN Loans To SMEs, Others End 2024

N50bn CBN Loans To SMEs, Others End 2024     The Central Bank of Nigeria has set December 31, 2024 exit date for its intervention loans to...

CBN’s N50bn COVID-19 Fund Disbursement Begins Thursday

CBN’s N50bn COVID-19 Fund Disbursement Begins Thursday   Barring any last-minute change in plans, the disbursement of the first tranche of the Central Bank of Nigeria...
Live Covid-19
United States 1,750,377
Cases: 1,750,377
Deaths: 102,293
Recovered: 490,262
Active: 1,157,822
Brazil 414,661
Cases: 414,661
Deaths: 25,697
Recovered: 166,647
Active: 222,317
Russia 379,051
Cases: 379,051
Deaths: 4,142
Recovered: 150,993
Active: 223,916
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 182,150
Cases: 182,150
Deaths: 8,548
Recovered: 163,200
Active: 10,402
India 163,120
Cases: 163,120
Deaths: 4,653
Recovered: 69,534
Active: 88,933
Turkey 159,797
Cases: 159,797
Deaths: 4,431
Recovered: 122,793
Active: 32,573
Iran 143,849
Cases: 143,849
Deaths: 7,627
Recovered: 112,988
Active: 23,234
Peru 135,905
Cases: 135,905
Deaths: 3,983
Recovered: 56,169
Active: 75,753
Canada 87,902
Cases: 87,902
Deaths: 6,799
Recovered: 46,465
Active: 34,638
Chile 86,943
Cases: 86,943
Deaths: 890
Recovered: 36,150
Active: 49,903
China 82,995
Cases: 82,995
Deaths: 4,634
Recovered: 78,288
Active: 73
Saudi Arabia 80,185
Cases: 80,185
Deaths: 441
Recovered: 54,553
Active: 25,191
Mexico 78,023
Cases: 78,023
Deaths: 8,597
Recovered: 54,383
Active: 15,043
Pakistan 61,227
Cases: 61,227
Deaths: 1,260
Recovered: 20,231
Active: 39,736
Belgium 57,849
Cases: 57,849
Deaths: 9,388
Recovered: 15,572
Active: 32,889
Qatar 50,914
Cases: 50,914
Deaths: 33
Recovered: 15,399
Active: 35,482
Netherlands 45,950
Cases: 45,950
Deaths: 5,903
Recovered:
Active: 40,047
Bangladesh 40,321
Cases: 40,321
Deaths: 559
Recovered: 8,425
Active: 31,337
Belarus 39,858
Cases: 39,858
Deaths: 219
Recovered: 16,660
Active: 22,979
Ecuador 38,103
Cases: 38,103
Deaths: 3,275
Recovered: 18,425
Active: 16,403
Sweden 35,727
Cases: 35,727
Deaths: 4,266
Recovered: 4,971
Active: 26,490
Singapore 33,249
Cases: 33,249
Deaths: 23
Recovered: 17,276
Active: 15,950
United Arab Emirates 32,532
Cases: 32,532
Deaths: 258
Recovered: 16,685
Active: 15,589
Portugal 31,596
Cases: 31,596
Deaths: 1,369
Recovered: 18,637
Active: 11,590
Switzerland 30,796
Cases: 30,796
Deaths: 1,919
Recovered: 28,300
Active: 577
South Africa 25,937
Cases: 25,937
Deaths: 552
Recovered: 13,451
Active: 11,934