National Bureau of Statistics
Tackling unemployment in Nigeria
According to data from the National Bureau of Statistics, Nigeria's unemployment rate rose to 14.2 percent in the fourth quarter of 2016 from 13.9 percent in the third quarter of 2016.
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.
Nigeria Stocks gain 1.1%
The NSE All Share Index appreciated by 1.1 per cent last week, despite the flurry of weak economic data released by the National Bureau of Statistics.
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.