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Despite border closure, other measures, inflation dips to 11.02 per cent in August —NBS

Data from the National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) on Tuesday has shown that Nigerian inflation rate has gone down from 11.08 percent in July...

In three months, FG spent N610.2b to service domestic debts, says NBS

  The National Bureau of Statistic (NBS) says the Federal Government has spent a total of N610.2 billion in the first quarter of 2019 to...

World Population Day 2019: How many people really live in Nigeria?

DIRECTOR-GENERAL of the National Population Commission (NPC), Ghaji Bello, on Wednesday, said the estimation of Nigeria's population presently stands at about 198 million. The NPC...
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El-Rufai says Nigeria’s North largely worse off than South, and statistics agree

NASIR EL-RUFAI, the governor of Kaduna State, has said Nigeria's northern region is more backward, more unhealthy, and less educated than the south, and...

Nigeria’s inflation rate increases to 11.40 percent in May – NBS

THE National Bureau of Statistics' Inflation Report has disclosed that the Consumer Price Index increased to 11.40 per cent  in May from 11.37 per...

Nigeria’s GDP drops in first quarter, following shrink in oil sector – NBS

NIGERIA’s economy grew by 2.01 per cent in the first quarter of 2019 as the nation's oil sector which is the economic mainstay shrank,...
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Good news as Nigeria’s GDP grew by 2.3 percent in Q4 2018

NIGERIA’S Gross Domestic Product (GDP) grew by 2.38 percent in real terms (year-on-year). This represents an increase of 0.27 percent points when compared to...

FACT CHECK: Has Nigeria’s agricultural output really reduced or increased since PDP left power?

ONE achievement President Muhammadu Buhari is always eager to flaunt wherever he speaks publicly is his administration's efforts to improve the agricultural sector and...

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NESG asks FG to cut leakages, reduce cost of governance

THE board of directors of the Nigerian Economic Summit Group (NESG) has directed the Federal Government to cut leakages...

World Congress of Science and Factual Producers offers scholarships

THE World Congress of Science and Factual Producers (WCSFP) is inviting applications for its Emerging Producers Bursary Program. The programme...

EFCC arraigns fake Air Force officer over job scam

THE Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has arraigned a fake Air Force officer, Ahmed Umar, before a Federal...

How leaked letter over missing funds led to my suspension at CBN — Sanusi

FORMER Emir of Kano Lamido Sanusi has revealed how the leaked confidential letter he wrote about missing funds in...

Nigeria’s minister becomes only African to join global league of cybersecurity experts

THE Nigerian Minister of Communications and Digital Economy Isa Pantami has been bestowed with a Chartered Institute of Information Security...
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