Imo panel indicts ex-LG bosses in alleged N60b fraud
Former chairmen of the 27 councils in Imo State have been accused of mismanaging estimated N60 billion that accrued to the councils between January 2018 and March 2019.
Okorocha must face probe — former NPC chairman
Following allegations of misrule and financial misappropriations levelled against former Governor of Imo State, Rochas Okorocha, the immediate past Chairman of the National Population Commission (NPC), Chief Eze Duruiheoma ....
On Nigeria’s population estimate
Once again, the controversy over Nigeria’s exact population figure reared its head the other day when the Chairman of the National Population Commission (NPC), Eze Duruiheoma, stated...
Nigeria’s population hits 198m
The National Population Commission (NPC) has put Nigeria’s current population at 198 million people with urban population growing at an average annual growth rate of about 6.5 per cent Chairman of NPC, Mr Eze Duruiheoma, stated this in New York while delivering Nigeria’s statement on Sustainable Cities, Human Mobility and International Migration at the 51st…
Population surge threatens achievement of SDGs
As the world prepares to mark this year’s World Population Day on Tuesday, July 11, Nigeria’s alarming population explosion in the midst of rising poverty, absence of basic amenities, and very poor per capita income are coming up strong as major concerns.
NPC affirms Emir Sanusi's birth control, moderation call
The NPC boss said that while the National Population Policy preaches moderation, a family can decide to have as many children as they can cater for. He said birth control is not imposed on anyone but it is by "individual preference".
Census not likely in 2017, says NPC boss
Mr Eze Duruiheoma, Chairman, National Population Commission, has said that conducting a national population census in Nigeria was not feasible this year.
2018 census to cost N222 billion
The Chairman of the National Population Commission (NPC), Chief Eze Duruiheoma, says the 2018 national population census is to cost N222 billion.