Saturday, 4th February 2023
Breaking News:


8 Nov
Delta State Traditional Rulers Council has asked all monarchs in the state to support the coming national population census and cooperate with members of the Commission during the exercise.
1 Nov
The National Population Commission (NPC) has demarcated 3,230 localities to be included in the “Compendium of Localities” for the success of the 2023 population and housing census.
4 Oct
The National Population Commission (NPC) in Bauchi State has urged stakeholders to support the commission to conduct a credible and acceptable census in 2023.
16 Aug
The Federal Government on Tuesday said that the success of the population and housing census in 2023 was a collective responsibility of all Nigerians.
3 Jun 2021
The National Population Commission (NPC) says it will commence its first pre-test exercise from June 6 to June 13, in 112 local government areas across the federation.
21 May 2020
The Member Representing Ajaokuta Federal Constituency, Idirissu Lawal has called on the Federal Government to take urgent step towards the conduct of a credible census in the country, within the next one year.
4 Jan 2017
No doubt, Nigeria is living with the unpleasant realities of economic recession having witnessed a period of economic decline in two successive quarters of 2016. Recession is indeed a painful reality that has not only placed severe strains and stress on the citizens.....
26 Oct 2016
When domesticated, the law should be enforced in full with adequate punishment for its violators, the Chairman of the NPC, Eze Duruiheoma said yesterday.
23 Oct 2016
The importance of the census didn’t become known until 1951 when the British conducted one for the purposes of distributing parliamentary seats as independence was around the corner.


23 mins ago
The Police Command in Ebonyi has launched investigation to fish out the perpetrators of the attack on Prof Bernard Odoh, the Gubernatorial Candidate of the All Progressive Grand Alliance...
37 mins ago
Most traders and buyers have resorted to the use of online cash transfer because of the shortage of cash in the system following the Federal Government’s directive on Naira cash flow...
46 mins ago
A 16-year-old girl was killed Saturday after being mauled by a shark as she swam in a river in Western Australia, officials said.
54 mins ago
A Sumatran tiger believed to have attacked and injured farmers in Indonesia's westernmost province of Aceh was captured on Saturday after a days-long hunt.
1 hour ago
A gang of cattle thieves has killed 41 vigilantes in Nigeria's troubled north in a forest ambush, police said.