NBS report on Nigeria’s economy pits Buhari, group. Presidency: No cause for alarm, PLAC: it’s ominous.
The National Bureau of Statistics (NBS), says inflation rate in September 2019 increased by 0.22 per cent to 11.24 per cent from 11.02 per cent recorded in August.
The National Bureau of Statistics (NBS), says in the first half of 2019, the 36 states and the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) generated N691.11 billion as Internally Generated Revenue (IGR).
Former Vice President Atiku Abubakar has described the recent report by the United Nations Development Programme, published on July 11, 2019, which established that over 98 million Nigerians are living in multidimensional poverty, is a frightening corroboration that poverty has become the fastest growing venture in Nigeria over the last four years.
Going by the official figures of the National Bureau of Statistics (NBS), more than 2,800 Nigerians had their lives short-circuited by road disasters within six months last year. According to the data agency, out of the figure, 1,538 died in the fourth quarter of 2018.