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Inflation rate dips 0.09% in July – NBS

Inflation rate rose 11.28% in November – NBS

Nigeria’s inflation rate rose slightly in November over the previous year, with price increases across a broad range of products, National Bureau of Statistics (NBS)...

NBS: Nigeria’s FDI increased in Q3

NBS: Nigeria’s FDI increased in Q3

Nigeria’s Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) rose by 50.75% in the third quarter of 2018, according to the National Bureau of Statistics (NBS). NBS said the FDI went up...

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NBS: Non-oil sector grew by 1.8%

Nigeria’s economy boosted by the non-oil sector, grew 1.81% in the third quarter of 2018 from a year earlier, the National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) said on Monday....

Train crushes 52 cows to death in Kaduna

Rail transport: FG rakes N1.16bn in six months

The Federal Government generated a total amount of N1.16 billion from the rail transportation system between January and June this year, the National Bureau of...

Nigeria records 2.38% GDP growth in Q4 2018 - NBS

Nigeria’s economic growth falls 1.50% in Q2 – NBS

The National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) on Monday said Nigeria’s economic growth dipped to 1.50 percent year on year between April and June, extending a slowdown into...

Nigeria’s FDI grows by 5.97% in Q2 - NBS

Nigeria’s FDI grows by 5.97% in Q2 – NBS

Nigeria recorded $261.35 million as its total Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) in the second quarter of 2018, according to the Nigeria Bureau of Statistics (NBS)....

OPEC president says oil market is correcting

Oil, gas sectors received highest credits from banks in Q2

The National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) says Oil and Gas and Manufacturing sectors got credit allocation of N3.45 trillion and N2.02 trillion respectively to record the...

Inflation rate dips 0.09% in July – NBS

Inflation rate dips by 0.09% in July – NBS

The National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) has said the Consumer Price Index which measures inflation dropped 0.09 percent points from 11.23 percent in June to 11.14 per...

Petrol still retails at N145 per litre, says PPPRA

Nigeria imports 4.79 billion litres of petrol – NBS

The National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) said 4.79 billion litres of Premium Motor Spirits (PMS) was imported into the country in the second quarter of 2018.  The NBS...

FAAN urges passengers to report bribe-seeking officials

Lagos, Abuja top destinations with highest airfares – NBS

    The National Bureau of Statistics (NBS), has disclosed that Lagos, Abuja and Edo are the top three destinations within Nigeria with the highest airfares...

Nigeria’s merchandise trade spikes by 35.07% in Q1 -NBS

Nigeria’s merchandise trade spikes by 35.07% in Q1 -NBS

The National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) has said Nigeria recorded an increase of N1.18 trillion in merchandise trade from N6.02 trillion in the fourth quarter of last...

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NBS: Tourism accounts for 34% of Nigeria’s GDP

The National Bureau of Statistics (NBS), has said tourism sector accounted for 34 percent of GDP and about 20 percent of the nation’s employment creation in 2017. The...