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Nigerian tech steps up to boost coronavirus testing

Covid-19 has stretched Nigeria’s health system and the country has lagged behind in its capacity to test for the virus, but tech companies are helping to find solutions, as Linus Unah reports

For over a decade, tech startups in Nigeria’s commercial capital of Lagos have pioneered solutions in education, agriculture, health, fiscal transparency and payment technology in this dynamic and restless country. 

Uncertain outlook for Nigerian economy

With the recent plunge in oil prices and the new threat of coronavirus adding to the country’s longer term economic problems, Nigeria’s economic outlook is far from certain, as Dianna Games reports

As threats of global recession emerge and oil prices dive, Nigeria is dusting off its diversification toolkit to bolster its economy against hard times.…