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How Nigeria plans to tackle unemployment during the COVID-19 crisis

Nigeria’s Vice President Yemi Osinbajo says prompt pre-emptive measures need to be taken otherwise Nigeria’s unemployment rate could rise to about 33.6 per cent, by the end of the year. Osinbajo made this statement while presenting a post-COVID-19 Economic Sustainability Plan to President Muhammadu Buhari. Wilson Erumebor, Senior Economist at the Nigerian Economic Summit Group joins CNBC Africa for more.


Mon Jun 15 2020 | 11:35:22 GMT+0000 (Coordinated Universal Time)

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