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LIRS Extends Deadline For Filling Annual Returns To June 30

LIRS Extends Deadline For Filling Annual Returns To June 30   Lagos State Government through the Lagos State Internal Revenue Service says it has extended the...

Ten Power Plants Idle, Generation Drops To 2,627MW

Ten Power Plants Idle, Generation Drops To 2,627MW   The number of the nation’s power plants sitting idle increased by three on Monday to 10, prompting...

Economy May Contract In Q2, NECA Warns

Economy May Contract In Q2, NECA Warns     The Nigeria Employers Consultative Association has called on the fiscal and monetary authorities to develop a more aggressive...

How Police Squad Invaded Abuja Estate, Shot Teenager, Assaulted Family

How Police Squad Invaded Abuja Estate, Shot Teenager, Assaulted Family …. Police Commence Investigation About a dozen detectives of the Nigerian Police Force have invaded the...
Dr Umar Bello Perm SEc Agric Science

Agric Staff Exonerate Perm Sec Umar Bello of Allegations, Wrongdoings

Agric Staff Exonerate Perm Sec Umar Bello of Allegations, Wrongdoings ... Say he has excellent track records, unblemished Reputation The disquiet that followed the recent query...

NECA, Customs Clash Over Duty Payment, Container Interception

NECA, Customs Clash Over Duty Payment, Container Interception     The Nigeria Employers’ Consultative Association (NECA) has accused the Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) of unnecessarily delaying the...

Lagos Govt Cuts 2020 Budget By 21% To N920.5bn

Lagos Govt Cuts 2020 Budget By 21% To N920.5bn     The Lagos State government has revised downwards by 21 per cent its year 2020 Budget, the...
electricity

Privatisation Has Exposed Power Sector Weakness, Says Gencos

Privatisation Has Exposed Power Sector Weakness, Says Gencos     Electricity generation companies in the country have said the privatisation of the power sector has exposed the...

Reps Probe NBET’s Finances In Six Years

Reps Probe NBET’s Finances In Six Years   The House of Representatives has resolved to investigate the activities of the Nigerian Bulk Electricity Trading Company from...

W/Bank Extends Support To 100 Countries

W/Bank Extends Support To 100 Countries     The World Bank on Tuesday said it had extended emergency support in the campaign against the COVID-19 pandemic to...

FG Sacks Mohammed As TCN Boss, Appoints Abdulaziz

FG Sacks Mohammed As TCN Boss, Appoints Abdulaziz   The Federal Government on Tuesday night announced the removal of Usman Mohammed as the Managing Director of...

Lawmakers Demand 40-year Socioeconomic Plan From FG

Lawmakers Demand 40-year Socioeconomic Plan From FG   The House of Representatives has asked the Federal Government to develop a long-term socioeconomic plan for Nigeria. The lawmakers...

COVID-19: FAAN Slashes Workers’ Salaries

COVID-19: FAAN Slashes Workers’ Salaries   The Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria on Tuesday said it might not be able to pay full staff salaries as...
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...

ASUU’s Reluctance On IPPIS Migration Ploy To Evade Tax – OAGF

ASUU’s Reluctance On IPPIS Migration Ploy To Evade Tax – OAGF   The Office of the Accountant General of the Federation (OAGF) has accused the Academic...

LCCI Demands One-year Tax Holiday For Healthcare Firms, Manufacturers

LCCI Demands One-year Tax Holiday For Healthcare Firms, Manufacturers   Given the devastating blow coronavirus has dealt businesses in the past five weeks, business owners in...

Buhari Renews Akabueze’s Tenure As Budget Office DG

Buhari Renews Akabueze’s Tenure As Budget Office DG   President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the renewal of the tenure of Mr Benjamin Akabueze as Director- General...

COVID-19: NSIA, Global Citizen Set Up Solidarity Fund

COVID-19: NSIA, Global Citizen Set Up Solidarity Fund   The Nigeria Sovereign Investment Authority and Global Citizen, an international advocacy organisation, have set up a solidarity...

Electricity Workers’ Union Threatens Strike Over President’s Sack

Electricity Workers’ Union Threatens Strike Over President’s Sack     Electricity workers under the aegis of Senior Staff Association of Electricity and Allied Companies have threatened to...

Perm Sec Not Posted Six Months After Handover

Perm Sec Not Posted Six Months After Handover A federal Permanent Secretary is yet to be posted almost six 6) clear months after she handed...
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United States 1,771,631
Cases: 1,771,631
Deaths: 103,417
Recovered: 499,113
Active: 1,169,101
Brazil 438,812
Cases: 438,812
Deaths: 26,764
Recovered: 193,181
Active: 218,867
Russia 387,623
Cases: 387,623
Deaths: 4,374
Recovered: 159,257
Active: 223,992
Spain 284,986
Cases: 284,986
Deaths: 27,119
Recovered: 196,958
Active: 60,909
United Kingdom 269,127
Cases: 269,127
Deaths: 37,837
Recovered:
Active: 231,290
Italy 231,732
Cases: 231,732
Deaths: 33,142
Recovered: 150,604
Active: 47,986
France 186,238
Cases: 186,238
Deaths: 28,662
Recovered: 67,191
Active: 90,385
Germany 182,710
Cases: 182,710
Deaths: 8,577
Recovered: 164,100
Active: 10,033
India 169,011
Cases: 169,011
Deaths: 4,820
Recovered: 72,543
Active: 91,648
Turkey 160,979
Cases: 160,979
Deaths: 4,461
Recovered: 124,369
Active: 32,149
Iran 146,668
Cases: 146,668
Deaths: 7,677
Recovered: 114,931
Active: 24,060
Peru 141,779
Cases: 141,779
Deaths: 4,099
Recovered: 59,442
Active: 78,238
Canada 88,512
Cases: 88,512
Deaths: 6,877
Recovered: 46,840
Active: 34,795
Chile 86,943
Cases: 86,943
Deaths: 890
Recovered: 36,150
Active: 49,903
China 82,995
Cases: 82,995
Deaths: 4,634
Recovered: 78,291
Active: 70
Saudi Arabia 81,766
Cases: 81,766
Deaths: 458
Recovered: 57,013
Active: 24,295
Mexico 81,400
Cases: 81,400
Deaths: 9,044
Recovered: 56,638
Active: 15,718
Pakistan 64,028
Cases: 64,028
Deaths: 1,317
Recovered: 22,305
Active: 40,406
Belgium 58,061
Cases: 58,061
Deaths: 9,430
Recovered: 15,682
Active: 32,949
Qatar 52,907
Cases: 52,907
Deaths: 36
Recovered: 20,604
Active: 32,267
Netherlands 46,126
Cases: 46,126
Deaths: 5,931
Recovered:
Active: 40,195
Bangladesh 42,844
Cases: 42,844
Deaths: 582
Recovered: 9,015
Active: 33,247
Belarus 40,764
Cases: 40,764
Deaths: 224
Recovered: 17,390
Active: 23,150
Ecuador 38,471
Cases: 38,471
Deaths: 3,313
Recovered: 18,425
Active: 16,733
Sweden 36,476
Cases: 36,476
Deaths: 4,350
Recovered: 4,971
Active: 27,155
Singapore 33,860
Cases: 33,860
Deaths: 23
Recovered: 18,294
Active: 15,543
United Arab Emirates 33,170
Cases: 33,170
Deaths: 260
Recovered: 17,097
Active: 15,813
Portugal 31,946
Cases: 31,946
Deaths: 1,383
Recovered: 18,911
Active: 11,652
Switzerland 30,828
Cases: 30,828
Deaths: 1,919
Recovered: 28,300
Active: 609
South Africa 27,403
Cases: 27,403
Deaths: 577
Recovered: 14,370
Active: 12,456