National Bureau of Statistics
Towards an inclusive economy: Harnessing the power of the youth
One thing that is clear is that when we provide a platform for youth participation in public life, the positive possibilities are endless. This is due to the energy, innovativeness, and diversity in thoughts and approach that young people....
Investing in Money Market Funds
The National Bureau of Statistics revealed Nigeria’s inflation rate was 18.3 percent for the month of October 2016, the highest in 11 years.
Unemployment rises, government fails to create one million jobs in 2016
As the number of the unemployed in the country continues to rise due to downsizing in the productive and services’ sectors, the Federal Government may find it difficult ...
Nigerians borrow more as domestic debt of banks hit N13.8tr
Borrowings by individuals and corporate entities from banking institutions have increased due to the economic recession, according to data from the National Bureau of Statistics.
Centre, NBS to begin computation of sectoral productivity indices
The Director General of NPC, Kashim Akor disclosed this in Abuja when he paid a courtesy visit to the Statistician-General of the Federation, Dr. Yemi Kale.
FG to spend N1.2bn on multiple indicator survey
The Federal Government is to spend about N1.2bn in carrying out a Multiple Indicator Cluster Survey (MICS 5), for purposes of essential data upgrade for national planning, the National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) has said.
Government votes N1.2b for data survey on national planning
The Federal Government has voted N1.2 billion to acquire Multiple Indicator Cluster Survey (MICS 5) for essential data upgrade on national planning, the National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) has said.
FG releases another N350b capital vote to reflate economy, as inflation climbs to 17.6%
Addressing journalists on the state of the economy yesterday, Minister of Finance, Mrs. Kemi Adeosun said, since May when the current appropriation Bill was signed into law, government has so far released N420 billion for...