Medical doctor organises free surgeries for 50 persons
By TVC News Nigeria
01 October 2019 | 12:36 pm
Some Nigerians suffer from serious ailments which require surgical operations, and many of them die due to lack of funds.
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Covid-19: Nigeria needs to provide funds for states- Dr Oloriegbe
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The Executive Board of the International Monetary Fund has approved one billion dollars for Ghana to address the COVID-19 pandemic. The funds will be drawn under the Rapid Credit Facility. Samuel Kofi Ampah, Head of Research at Groupe Nduom joins CNBC Africa to discuss the growing implications of the COVID-19 pandemic on Ghana’s economy.
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The WHO is financed by contributions from member states and outside donors. As of 2012, the largest annual assessed contributions from member states came from the United States ($110 million), Japan ($58 million), Germany ($37 million), United Kingdom ($31 million) and France ($31 million).
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The online concert was organized to raise funds for people affected by the coronavirus pandemic in India. The South Asian country has registered over 42,000 COVID-19 cases and is looking to ease lockdown measures.
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So far, Africa has had more than 160,000 confirmed infections and nearly 5,000 deaths from COVID-19. Many experts believe the continent is only in the early stages of the pandemic. Economies are already affected.
11 Jul 2020
Niyi Falade, CEO of Crusader Sterling Pensions joins CNBC Africa for some insight on how Nigeria’s Pension Fund Administrators plan to weather the Covid-19 storm in the second half of the year.
18 Jul 2020
Kwara State Government has invited the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission to conduct an independent probing the funds received and disbursed to the 16 local governments in the state.
23 Jul 2020
The Janruwa community has been invaded by kidnappers who abducted a policewoman, her daughter, and four other persons.
24 Aug 2020
The US House of Representatives has passed a bill blocking changes to the Postal Service that had sparked concerns ahead of the presidential election. The measure also provides the agency with $25 billion in funds.
11 Dec 2020
NGO identifies discrepancies in COVID-19 funds management
29 Jan 2021
US President Joe Biden signs two executive orders, including one scrapping a ban on US funding for abortion counseling provided by international organizations and ordering a review of rules under Donald Trump's administration that blocked government-funded family planning clinics in the United States from referring women for abortions. Biden also signs an order expending healthcare access, adding the move is to "undo the damage Trump has done".
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