Thursday, 30th March 2023
Breaking News:

2023 census

9 hours ago
The National Population Commission (NPC) has disclosed that issues related to religion will not be allowed during the 2023 Population and Housing census (PHC). The commission’s spokesperson, Isiaka Yahaya, said this in a statement in Abuja on Wednesday to debunk a viral WhatsApp audio claiming that the religious affiliation of a citizen would be used…
4 days ago
The 2023 National Population and Housing Census is to commence on May 3, the Federal Government has confirmed.
7 Mar
National Population Commission (NPC) has trained journalists in Oyo State for effective reporting of 2023 population and housing census.
22 Feb
Akwa Ibom State has stepped up its preparation for 2023 National Population and Housing Census, by appointing Commissioner for Information and Strategy, Ini Ememobong, as the Chairman of the State 2023 Census Publicity Steering Committee.
27 Jan
The National Population Commission (NPC), has begun a 10-day training for 1505 state facilitators for the 2023 census in Plateau.
25 Jan
Determined to ensure adequate manpower for the conduct of the 2023 population and housing census, the National Population Commission (NPC), has listed a total of 786,741 functionaries to be trained and deployed for the exercise.
21 Jan
The National Population Commission (NPC), yesterday, assured Nigerians that it would deploy available cutting-edge technology to avert manipulation during the conduct of the 2023 census.
4 Jan
If everything works out according to plan, the 2023 National Population and Housing Census is scheduled to be held in April after the general election, slated for February and March 2023. The last time the country had such an exercise was in 2006 during the Olusegun Obasanjo administration. Globally, the significance of a credible National…
18 Dec
The National Population Commission (NPC) says it has engaged scores of trainers from Edo, Delta and Bayelsa states to train personnel that’ll conduct the first fully Digital Census in Nigeria. The Federal Commissioner, Delta State, Chief Richard Odibo, who disclosed this at a two-day Training of Trainers (TOT), Zonal Level Workshop for the 2023 Population…
18 Dec
The intention of the Federal Government to conduct the 2023 general election along with a national population census, all within a space of two months is too ambitious and does not look feasible or realistic. General election scheduled for every four years, being the heart of the country’s democratic system of government, is a necessity…
9 Nov
National Population Commission (NPC), Edo State office, yesterday, said the 2023 census would be approached digitally.
9 Nov
The National Population Commission (NPC) has disclosed that about 30,000 field officers will be recruited for the 2023 National Population and Housing Census in Anambra State. Speaking at the inauguration of online e-recruitment portal for the exercise, in Awka, yesterday, the Federal Commissioner representing the Commission in the state, Mr. Chidi Ezeoke, stressed that they…


3 hours ago
The National Working Committee (NWC) of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) under the acting National Chairman, Amb. Umar Damagum, has reversed the referral of Gov. Samuel Ortom of Benue State to the party’s National Disciplinary Committee.
3 hours ago
Mr Usman Alfadarai, Commandant, Nigeria Security and Civil Defense Corps (NSCDC) Lagos state, on Thursday witnessed the issuance of Certificate of Return ( CoR) to Gov Babajide Sanwo – Olu and his deputy Obafemi Hazmat.
3 hours ago
Nigerian singer, songwriter, and entrepreneur, Oluwatosin Ajibade, popularly known as Mr Eazi, has made history by becoming the first Nigerian artiste to win a Latin Grammy Award.
7 hours ago
Gospel artist, Mercy Chinwo, has filed a suit against hip-hop artist Obidiz for defamation of character and unauthorized use of name and image. Mercy Chinwo filed a case against Obidiz following his latest single release titled Mercy Chinwo. The artist in the song cited an example of a wayward, club girl, and mentioned Mercy Chinwo…
7 hours ago
Lagos State Governor, Mr. Babajide Sanwo-Olu, his Deputy, Obafemi Hamzat, the Speaker of the state's House of Assembly, Mudashiru Obasa and other lawmakers-elect on Thursday received their Certificates of Return from the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC). Sanwo-Olu in his remarks, thanked the leadership of INEC for a job well done, hoping that in future…