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How the border closure, Coronavirus outbreak impacts Nigeria’s economy

It’s the last day of January and still no word on the re-opening of Nigeria's borders. The government of Nigeria closed its land borders in August last year to check the activities of smugglers. However, Nigeria's government said the borders will remain closed until recommendations from the Joint Patrol Committee were received. Sam Chidoka, Managing Director of Kairos Capital joins CNBC Africa for more.