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Remittance Inflows To Nigeria Dropped By 28% Last Year – World Bank

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The World Bank has come out to say that remittance inflows to Nigeria declined by 28 per cent in 2020 because of COVID-19 pandemic. The bank recently revealed this via its Migration and Development Brief 33 Phase 11 entitled: “COVID-19 Crisis Through a Migration Lens.” According to the report, remittance ...

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Over 11M Girls May Not Return To School When The Pandemic Is Over – World Bank

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More than 11 million girls in Nigeria may not return to school when the coronavirus pandemic is over, World Bank has said. The apex bank recently revealed this via a statement, and Nigerians have been reacting. According to the bank, the pandemic can possibly end the gains made in the ...

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World Bank Should Cancel Nigeria’s Foreign Debts – Femi Gbajabiamila

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Speaker, Rep. Femi Gbajabiamila has come out to beg international development partners on the Debt Cancellation Campaign Initiative (DCCI) under the umbrella of Conference of Speakers and Heads of African Parliaments (CoSAP). He recently revealed that foreign debt cancellation for African countries is very key amid the pandemic and it ...

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Poverty In The North Is Increasing – World Bank

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Northern Nigeria is responsible for most of the poorest people in Nigeria, according to a World Bank report titled “Advancing social protection in a dynamic Nigeria.” The report was shared after a research conducted by the World Bank that spanned 2011-2016. According to World Bank, the country experiences large inequality ...

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We Will Keep Providing The Stats That Will Lift Nigerians Out Of Poverty – World Bank

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The World Bank has come out to say it will keep collaborating with the National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) to make statistics available to the Nigerian government to lift Nigerians out of poverty. Mr. Shubham Chaudhuri, World Bank Country Director, disclosed this at the launch of the report of the ...

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