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Polio Free Nigeria

Nigeria to Partake in $4bn Polio Fund Raised By Rotary International

Nigeria to Partake in $4bn Polio Fund Raised By Rotary International ……as Rotarian Mbanefo Becomes District Governor 9125 The Federal Government’s efforts to eradicate polio in...
Kemi Adeosun Finance Minister

On Whistle-blowing: FG Suspends Two Officials, Probes Others For Fraud

On Whistle-blowing: FG Suspends Two Officials, Probes Others For Fraud The Federal Government on Sunday said it had begun investigation into over 200 whistle-blowing tips...

Petrol pump price may no longer be sustainable – Kachikwu

Minister of State for Petroleum, Dr Ibe Kachikwu, has denied news reports that the Federal Government was planning to jack up the pump price...

Proposed $30bn external Loans not solution to Forex Supply Crisis— MAN

The plan by the Federal Government to borrow $30 billion external loans to tackle the country’s infrastructural needs will not address the supply gap...

FERMA Vandals Jailed in Bauchi

A Magistrate Court sitting in Bauchi has convicted and sentenced two men to jail for vandalising FERMA streetlighting installations along the Bauchi-Jos road.The two...
NBS National Bureau of Statistics

NBS: GDP contracts by -0.52 % in Q1

Nigeria’s Gross Domestic Product (GDP) contracted by -0.52 per cent (year-on-year) in real terms in the first quarter (Q1) of 2017, a report by...
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...
VP Osinbajo

VP, SGF Yet to Comply with Presidential Directive to Reinstate NDPHC GM

More than three months after President Muhammadu Buhari gave approval for the reinstatement of General Manager (Audit and Compliance) Niger Delta Power Holding Company...

Nigeria now produces 2.1m barrels, as Niger Delta Leaders Meet Buhari

The Nigeria’s oil production has improved to 2.1 million barrel of crude oilafter peace initiatives between the Federal Government and Niger Delta leaders. This new...

Losing Billions, Jobs to Waivers

Standing logic on its head, Minister of Finance Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala insists she has done nothing wrong in the administration of import waivers despite obviously...
House of Reps

$17bn undeclared crude: House c’ttee walks out CBN, NPDC, DPR officials

The House of Representatives Adhoc Committee on $17 billion stolen from undeclared crude oil and liquefied natural gas from Nigeria, yesterday, walked out officials...

$300m Illegal Rosewood Logs Smuggled To China

Environmental Investigation Agency (EIA) in its recent reports has revealed that over 1.4 million illegal rosewood logs from Nigeria, worth $300 million, were laundered...

The Roles of Judiciary in Fighting Corruption

The judiciary is saddled with the responsibility of upholding the rule of law by interpreting, construing and applying the laws of the land in...

After Tomato Ebola, Maize Ebola Threatens Food Production

At a period Northern Nigeria experiences tomato Ebola, there is a fear of another food scarcity with Maize Ebola in the South. The new maize...

FG Scraps Post-UTME Over Admission Irregularities

...JAMB pegs cut-off marks for varsities, polytechnics, others at 180 Indications have emerged that the Federal Government may soon direct universities and other tertiary institutions...

…President Orders AGF to Investigate Top Government Officials

Against the backdrop of mounting corruption allegations against some top officials of his government, President Muhammadu Buhari has directed the Attorney General of the...

Oil Communities to Own Petroleum Assets

The Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, H. Odein Ajumogobia has lauded the federal government for taking a bold step towards involving the...

FG to Set Up Philanthropic Panel

President Goodluck Ebele Jonathan has said that the Federal Government will soon set up a committee on philanthropy to support and collaborate with various...

Idoma Community chides Bishop Audu For Backing Misappropriation of funds

Idoma Community chides Bishop Audu For Backing Misappropriation of funds …As Idoma Worshippers deplete by 40% The Keffi Branch of SS Peter and Paul Idoma Catholic...
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United States 1,768,608
Cases: 1,768,608
Deaths: 103,344
Recovered: 498,762
Active: 1,166,502
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
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 182,495
Cases: 182,495
Deaths: 8,574
Recovered: 164,100
Active: 9,821
India 167,442
Cases: 167,442
Deaths: 4,797
Recovered: 71,406
Active: 91,239
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
Mexico 81,400
Cases: 81,400
Deaths: 9,044
Recovered: 56,638
Active: 15,718
Saudi Arabia 80,185
Cases: 80,185
Deaths: 441
Recovered: 54,553
Active: 25,191
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 45,950
Cases: 45,950
Deaths: 5,903
Active: 40,047
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 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 27,403
Cases: 27,403
Deaths: 577
Recovered: 14,370
Active: 12,456