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FG Okays N109bn Contracts For Four Roads, Hostel

FG Okays N109bn Contracts For Four Roads, Hostel     The Federal Government on Wednesday approved different contracts on roads and others totalling N109.187bn. The approvals for the...

Reps Investigates N8.6bn SIWES Fund Under ITF

… Demand reconstitution of SEC board The House of Representatives Committee on Industry has commenced investigation into the alleged mismanagement of N8.6 billion Students Industrial...

Tale Of The Missing Trillions

Wealth without work, pleasure without conscience, commerce without morality, worship without sacrifice, politics without principles are not only few among roots of violence as...

Discos Raked In N325bn Revenue In 9months — NERC

Discos Raked In N325bn Revenue In 9months — NERC   The 11 electricity distribution companies in the country collected total revenue of N325bn from customers in...
electricity

Discos’ Yearly Revenue Collection Hits N466bn

Discos’ Yearly Revenue Collection Hits N466bn   Power distribution companies have set a new record of N466bn in their yearly revenue collection, the Association of Nigerian...

AfDB Gets $20m Investment For Energy Inclusion

AfDB Gets $20m Investment For Energy Inclusion African Development Bank says it has received $20m investment from the Clean Technology Fund for the Facility for...

Naira now N250/dollar in parallel market

The naira gained about 30 per cent on Wednesday against the dollar at the parallel market to trade between N250 and N280 from N364...
Nigeria Customs Service

Tincan Port: Customs Service Generates N162bn

Tincan Port: Customs Service Generates N162bn   The Nigeria Customs Service (NCS), Tincan Island Command, has generated a total N162.7billion in the first half (H1) of...

DPR Decries Oil Theft, Generates N2.4trn In One Year

DPR Decries Oil Theft, Generates N2.4trn In One Year   The Department of Petroleum Resources has lamented the high rate of crude theft in the country. The...

Customs Intercepts N67m contraband In Just One Week

Customs Intercepts N67m contraband In Just One Week   The Nigeria Customs Service, Federal Operations Unit, Zone A, has announced the interception of N67m worth of...

Accrued Revenue To TSA Hits N8.9trn

Accrued Revenue To TSA Hits N8.9trn     The Treasury Single Account (TSA) has yielded over N8.9 trillion revenue, the Minister of Finance, Mrs. Kemi Adeosun, said...
Gov Abdullahi Umar Ganduje of Kano state

CBN Releases N2 Billion to SMEs in Kano

Central Bank of Nigeria of has released N2 billion Small and Medium Enterprises fund to the government of Kano state and would soon be...

Currency-in-Circulation Drops To N1.668 Trillion

Currency-in-Circulation Drops To N1.668 Trillion   The total value of currency-in-circulation in the country reduced by N269 billion year-on-year to N1.668trillion as of the end of...

How NHIS Spent N4.93bn On Pre-retirement Overseas Training, Others — AGF

How NHIS Spent N4.93bn On Pre-retirement Overseas Training, Others — AGF   The Office of the Auditor General for the Federation has uncovered about N4.93bn unapproved...

Naira Drops to 499 on Lingering Dollar Shortage

The naira dropped against the United States dollar to 499 on Tuesday, from 498 on Monday as lingering scarcity of the greenback continued to...

N1.6trn NNPC, Sovereign Wealth, Education, Funds Omitted In 2020 Budget

N1.6trn NNPC, Sovereign Wealth, Education, Funds Omitted In 2020 Budget   A total of N1.635 trillion key expenditure items captured in the 2020-2022 Medium Term Expenditure...

Insurance Firms’ Total Assets Now N1.3trn

Insurance Firms’ Total Assets Now N1.3trn   THE total asset of 58 insurance companies as at 2018 stands at N1.3trn, Acting Commissioner, National Insurance Commission (NAICOM),...

American Legislators Commends CBN’s Banking Reforms

At the Rayburn House Office Building, Capitol Hill, in Washington D.C. the crucial role that Nigeria’s economy plays in Africa and the global economy,...

CBN Goes Tough on e-Banking Fraud, to Blacklist Customers

The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has said it is working on a policy that will ensure that bank customers involved in electronic fraud...
Godwin Emefiele CBN Governor

Crude Oil Export Revenue Falls By N403bn – CBN

Crude Oil Export Revenue Falls By N403bn - CBN   Nigeria earned N207.54bn from crude oil and gas export in the first half of this year,...
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United States 3,615,711
Cases: 3,615,711
Deaths: 140,100
Recovered: 1,643,636
Active: 1,831,975
Brazil 1,970,909
Cases: 1,970,909
Deaths: 75,523
Recovered: 1,255,564
Active: 639,822
India 970,169
Cases: 970,169
Deaths: 24,929
Recovered: 613,735
Active: 331,505
Russia 746,369
Cases: 746,369
Deaths: 11,770
Recovered: 523,249
Active: 211,350
Peru 337,724
Cases: 337,724
Deaths: 12,417
Recovered: 226,400
Active: 98,907
Chile 321,205
Cases: 321,205
Deaths: 7,186
Recovered: 292,085
Active: 21,934
Mexico 311,486
Cases: 311,486
Deaths: 36,327
Recovered: 193,976
Active: 81,183
South Africa 311,049
Cases: 311,049
Deaths: 4,453
Recovered: 160,693
Active: 145,903
Spain 304,574
Cases: 304,574
Deaths: 28,413
Recovered:
Active: 276,161
United Kingdom 291,911
Cases: 291,911
Deaths: 45,053
Recovered:
Active: 246,858
Iran 264,561
Cases: 264,561
Deaths: 13,410
Recovered: 227,561
Active: 23,590
Pakistan 255,769
Cases: 255,769
Deaths: 5,386
Recovered: 172,810
Active: 77,573
Italy 243,506
Cases: 243,506
Deaths: 34,997
Recovered: 196,016
Active: 12,493
Saudi Arabia 240,474
Cases: 240,474
Deaths: 2,325
Recovered: 183,048
Active: 55,101
Turkey 215,940
Cases: 215,940
Deaths: 5,419
Recovered: 197,733
Active: 12,788
Germany 201,252
Cases: 201,252
Deaths: 9,148
Recovered: 186,000
Active: 6,104
Bangladesh 193,590
Cases: 193,590
Deaths: 2,457
Recovered: 105,523
Active: 85,610
France 173,304
Cases: 173,304
Deaths: 30,120
Recovered: 78,820
Active: 64,364
Colombia 165,169
Cases: 165,169
Deaths: 5,814
Recovered: 71,736
Active: 87,619
Argentina 111,146
Cases: 111,146
Deaths: 2,050
Recovered: 47,298
Active: 61,798
Canada 108,806
Cases: 108,806
Deaths: 8,810
Recovered: 72,462
Active: 27,534
Qatar 104,983
Cases: 104,983
Deaths: 151
Recovered: 101,637
Active: 3,195
Egypt 84,843
Cases: 84,843
Deaths: 4,067
Recovered: 26,135
Active: 54,641
Iraq 83,867
Cases: 83,867
Deaths: 3,432
Recovered: 52,621
Active: 27,814
China 83,611
Cases: 83,611
Deaths: 4,634
Recovered: 78,693
Active: 284
Indonesia 80,094
Cases: 80,094
Deaths: 3,797
Recovered: 39,050
Active: 37,247
Sweden 76,492
Cases: 76,492
Deaths: 5,572
Recovered:
Active: 70,920
Ecuador 70,329
Cases: 70,329
Deaths: 5,158
Recovered: 30,641
Active: 34,530
Belarus 65,443
Cases: 65,443
Deaths: 480
Recovered: 56,379
Active: 8,584
Kazakhstan 63,514
Cases: 63,514
Deaths: 375
Recovered: 38,008
Active: 25,131