National Bureau of Statistics
Nigeria states internally generated revenue down 5% Q/Q
Nigeria's state recorded a 5 per cent drop in internally generated revenue in the third quarter of 2018 that’s according to data from the National Bureau of statistics.
Tailoring banks’ retail strategy to Nigeria’s demographics
According to Nigeria's National Bureau of Statistics, the number of young adults in Nigeria is expected to reach 34.5 million by 2020.
What to expect from Nigeria’s latest inflation data
Ahead of the release of the August inflation figures by Nigeria's National Bureau of Statistics, Ifeoluwa Falade, Senior Analyst at Meristem joins CNBC Africa to discuss what to expect from the figures.
Tackling the metering challenge in Nigeria
Nigeria's National Bureau of Statistics says the total number of power consumers with prepaid meters rose by 1.59 percent in the second quarter. Earlier this year, the Meter Asset Provider Regulation was introduced by the Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission to help close the metering gap.
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.
Recession: Is the worst over?
According to a report released by the National Bureau of Statistics, Nigeria is out of recession. The nation's Gross Domestic Product (GDP) grew by 0.55% (year-on-year) after five consecutive quarters of contraction since Q1 2016.
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.
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.