Tag: NBS

NCWD, NBS to Collate Data on Women’s contribution in Nigeria’s Economy

Henry Solomon- July 2, 2019

The National Centre for Women Development (NCWD) Abuja says it is set to collaborate with National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) to collate data on the ... Read More

FEC Okays $22.99m For Maritime Security

Abdul Jimoh- December 12, 2018

The Federal Executive Council (FEC) on Wednesday approved 22.995million dollars (N7.14billion) to enhance the security of the nation’s Maritime sector The Minister of Transportation, Mr. ... Read More

Prices of selected food stuff decreased in September – NBS

inno.korie- October 20, 2018

The National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) says average price of some selected food items in the country decreased in September. The bureau disclosed this in ... Read More

NBS Report: 1, 306 Nigerians Lost Their Lives in Road Accidents in The Q4 of 2017

Henry Solomon- February 19, 2018

The National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) says no fewer than 1,306 Nigerians died in road accidents in the fourth quarter of 2017. The NBS stated ... Read More

Recession exit: FG commends farmers, urges reduction in food prices

Arowobusoye Samuel- September 8, 2017

The Federal Government has commended farmers across the country for their contribution toward exiting the country from recession. The News Agency of Nigeria recalls that ... Read More

Nigeria Police Officers Not Corrupt As Alleged By NBS 

Abdul Jimoh- August 18, 2017

IGP Assures Nigerians And International Community Of Sustained Efforts Based On International Core Values Of Policing With Integrity And The Determination Of The Force To ... Read More

Nigeria’s Inflation Decline, FG Counts Successes

Arowobusoye Samuel- May 18, 2017

Nigeria's April Inflation Data is due out on Tuesday May 16, 2017 (Source: NBS) Local rice production in Nigeria has almost tripled, since 2015. Imports ... Read More

FAAN: Nigeria’s Airports Record 15.2m Passengers

Suleiman Idris- April 6, 2017

  Murtala Mohammed Intl. Airport Lagos: One of the airports that recorded passengers boomBy Cecilia Ologunagba (NAN) The National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) has said ... Read More

Upward Trajectory Shows Nigerian Economy On Its Way Out Of Recession

Abdul Jimoh- February 28, 2017

Laolu Akande, Abuja; There are now indications that the Nigerian economy is well on its way out of recession considering the 2016 overall and last ... Read More

NBS Surveys To aid Better Rural And Urban Devt

admin- October 28, 2016

The National Bureau of Statistics has enumerated Zuba axis of Abuja in continuation of its multiple indicator cluster survey in the Federal Capital Territory. Data ... Read More

News Summary 28th October 2016. All you need to know Today;President Buhari unveils Petroleum Industry Road Map

inno.korie- October 28, 2016

 President Buhari Unveils Petroleum Industry Road Map The minister of petroleum resources has been tasked to do whatever it takes towards maximizing the potentials and ... Read More

News Summary; All you need to know today, 28th October 2016

Arowobusoye Samuel- October 28, 2016

NTA News Summary President Buhari Unveils Petroleum Industry Road Map The Minister of Petroleum Resources has been tasked to do whatever it takes towards maximizing ... Read More

Nigeria Experiences Increase In Employment – NBS

Henry Solomon- August 31, 2016

National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) says Nigeria has recorded employment of 106.69 million persons aged between 15 and 64 in the second quarter of 2016, ... Read More

FG Expects Better Economic Outlook for Second Half of 2016

Arowobusoye Samuel- August 31, 2016

Jide Onifade: The just released GDP figures for the 2016 Second Quarter by the National Bureau of Statistics indicates a further growth in agriculture and ... Read More

Telecom sector contributes N1.41bn to GDP in 1st quarter of 2016– NBS

Abdul Jimoh- June 9, 2016

The National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) said that the telecommunications sector contributed N1.41billion to the country’s Gross Domestic Product (GDP) in the first quarter of ... Read More