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Coronavirus: Buhari And Top Dignitaries Kyari May Have Infected

Coronavirus: 25 Top Politicians Kyari May Have Infected

Following news that the Chief of Staff to Nigeria’s President, Abba Kyari tested positive to the coronavirus today, here are some contacts Kyari reportedly came in contact with after returning from Germany and Egypt . Amidst rumors that dozens of ...

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Coronavirus: ANLCA Shuts Down National Secretariat

ANLCA Convinced Customs CG To Use Code 4900 At Airports - Nwabunike

By Kenneth Jukpor The Association of Nigeria Customs Licensed Agents (ANLCA) has shut down its national secretariat until further notice as part of efforts to protect members of the association from the pandemic ‘Coronavirus’. The President of ANLCA, Hon. Tony ...

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Coronavirus Update: We may be heading the way of China, Italy, FG warns

BEARS: COVID-19 Shivers

Cases rise to 40, govt orders complete border closure We will deploy soldiers to enforce contact tracing –FG Former PPMC MD, first Nigerian to die of coronavirus Nigeria has less than 500 ventilators for patients The Federal Government on Monday ...

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Coronavirus: Expect recession worse than 2008 global crisis – IMF

Nigeria, others face $44 billion financing gaps despite huge loans

The International Monetary Fund has said the global economy will slide into a recession that is “at least as bad as during the global financial crisis or worse” this year on the back of the coronavirus pandemic. The Managing Director, ...

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Companies, ICT firms go remote as COVID-19 spreads

BEARS: COVID-19 Shivers

. Computer Village ready to comply when directive comes . WHO launches health alert service on WhatsApp With no proven solution in sight yet, the tendencies that most organisations will operate remotely, by activating the work-from-home policy is gradually becoming ...

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Why oil licensing round bids may not hold this year

Why oil licensing round bids may not hold this year

The possibilities of having an oil and gas bid round this year appears to be bleak as the coronavirus pandemic continues to affect global economies and foreign investments. Indeed, the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD) had projected ...

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First commercial gold mine construction begins in Osun

First commercial gold mine construction begins in Osun

The construction of Nigeria’s only large-scale commercial gold mine has begun in Osun State and the facility will start producing gold in 2021. According to the Federal Ministry of Mines and Steel Development, the facility demonstrates the Federal Government’s desire ...

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Investors lose N2.3tr in three weeks of first COVID-19 case in Nigeria

Rising COVID-19 cases, unfavourable policies drag NSE’s index by 1.99%

Stock market investors have lost over N2.3 trillion barely three weeks after the first case of coronavirus, which is currently ravaging the whole world, was confirmed in Nigeria on January 28, 2020. Specifically, the market capitalisation of listed equities, which ...

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Nigeria slashes crude selling prices to woo buyers

Oil falls to $32 as OPEC+ postpones meeting

Nigeria has cut the official selling prices for its crude oil to record lows to clear a glut of unsold April-loading cargoes before releasing the May programme on Monday. The country has had to grapple with an unprecedented excess of ...

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Cross River female senator, Rose Oko, dies at 63

Cross River female senator, Rose Oko, dies at 63

A Peoples Democratic Party member representing Cross River North Senatorial District in the National Assembly is dead. One of her aides who confirmed to our correspondent on condition of anonymity in Abuja on Tuesday morning,  said the late Senator died ...

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