National Bureau of Statistics
Road accidents in Nigeria (Q1 2018)
Over 16,000 people were involved in road traffic accidents across the country in the first quarter of 2018, according to the National Bureau of Statistics. This shows an increase from the 15,696 people that were involved in accidents in the fourth quarter of 2017.
Nigeria’s economy grew 1.95% in first quarter
Fresh Data from the National Bureau of Statistics today shows that Nigeria's GDP grew by 1.95 percent year on year, Kyari Bukar, Chairman of the Nigerian Economic Summit Group joins CNBC Africa to discuss this.
Nigerian banks shed 1400 jobs in Q2 despite economic recovery
Recent data from Nigeria's National Bureau of Statistics has shown that 1,489 workers in the banking sector lost their jobs in the second quarter of 2017 despite signs of improving economic sentiments in the country.
How does corruption affect the ease of doing business in Nigeria?
According to a recent report from the National Bureau of Statistics, almost a third of Nigerian adults who had contact with public officials between June 2015 and May 2016 had to pay or were requested to pay a bribe to such public officials.
The Jollof Rice Index as a window into food inflation
In spite of National Bureau of Statistics' report that inflation rate dropped in Nigeria in February, prices of food items show no sign of dropping, SBM Jollof Index and NBS report indicate.
Nigerian economy officially enters recession
Economic data released today by the National Bureau of Statistics confirmed that Nigeria is in a recession. Toyin Sanni, CEO, United Capital joins CNBC Africa for an in-depth analysis of the information.
Nigerian economy one year after
According to the National Bureau of Statistics, Nigeria's crude oil component of total trade in the first quarter of 2016 was down 46.6 per cent compared to the level recorded in the fourth quarter of 2015.