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New Statistics Reveal 82.9 Million Nigerians Are Currently Living In Poverty

According to the 2019 Poverty & Inequality in Nigeria report released by the National Bureau of Statistics today May 4, 82.9 million Nigerians are currently living in poverty in Nigeria. This figure represents 40.09% of the total population. 52.10% of rural dwellers are living in poverty while the poverty rate in urban centres is 18.04%. The…

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Coronavirus Lockdown: AY Comedian On Why Poor Nigerians Cannot Stay At Home

Comedian, Ayo Makun is one of the few Nigerian celebrities using his platform to voice the lockdown hardships faced by many and now he has given reasons why the rich are championing the stay at home campaign towards the poor. Taking to his official Twitter account, the actor said that the rich want the poor people…

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