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Canadian Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau Unveils $82B In Aid To Combat Coronavairus

The Prime Minister of Canada, Justin Trudeau has unveiled an $82-billion emergency aid for workers, employers, parents, students, Indigenous communities and other groups in order to assist them during the economic damage that coronavirus (COVID-19) might cause. Trudeau said the package consisted of $27 billion worth of “direct support” to workers and businesses and another $55 billion…

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Coronavirus: Nigerians React As CBN Announces N1.1tn Intervention Fund

Nigerians have generated mixed reactions on social media after Central Bank of Nigeria on Wednesday announced a N1.1tn intervention fund to support critical sectors of the economy, including the global pandemic, COVID-19. The CBN Governor, Mr Godwin Emefiele said this in a statement made available to journalists. Adding that out of the N1.1tn, about N1tn…

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