Monday, June 27, 2022
MARKET UPDATE
Advertisement

TheCable

Tag "National Bureau of Statistics"

NBS: 36 states, FCT recorded N849bn IGR in six months — up by 39%

    NBS: 36 states, FCT recorded N849bn IGR in six months — up by 39%

The National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) says the 36 states and the federal capital territory (FCT) recorded N849.12 billion in internally generated revenue (IGR) in the first half of 2021.

0 comment Read Full Article

Nigeria’s inflation rate drops to 16.63% — sixth consecutive decline in 2021

    Nigeria’s inflation rate drops to 16.63% — sixth consecutive decline in 2021

The consumer price index (CPI), which measures the rate of change in prices of goods and services, dropped for the sixth consecutive time to 16.63 percent in September. This is

0 comment Read Full Article

NBS: 20% of Nigeria’s full-time workers lost jobs in 2020

    NBS: 20% of Nigeria’s full-time workers lost jobs in 2020

The National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) says that 20 percent of the full-time workforce in Nigeria lost their jobs due to the COVID-19 pandemic in 2020. The NBS disclosed this

0 comment Read Full Article

NBS: Kerosene, cooking gas prices increased in August

    NBS: Kerosene, cooking gas prices increased in August

The National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) says average price per litre paid by consumers for household kerosene increased to N400.01 in August from N397.34 in July. This is contained in

0 comment Read Full Article

Agric, telecoms sectors slow Nigeria’s economic growth — takeaways from Q2 2021 GDP report

  Agric, telecoms sectors slow Nigeria’s economic growth — takeaways from Q2 2021 GDP report

Two key sectors of the Nigerian economy recorded sluggish growth in the second quarter of 2021 – all thanks to

0 comment Read Full Article

Simon Harry replaces Yemi Kale as statistician-general of federation

  Simon Harry replaces Yemi Kale as statistician-general of federation

President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the appointment of Simon B. Harry to replace Yemi Kale as the new statistician-general of

0 comment Read Full Article

World Bank: Nigeria’s unemployment rate rose five-fold in 10 years

  World Bank: Nigeria’s unemployment rate rose five-fold in 10 years

The World Bank says the unemployment rate in Nigeria rose five-fold in the last 10 years. From 6.4 percent in

0 comment Read Full Article

How 140% surge in Nigeria’s food import bill puts pressure on naira

  How 140% surge in Nigeria’s food import bill puts pressure on naira

The recent figures from the National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) on foreign trade for the first quarter (Q1) 2021 painted

0 comment Read Full Article

NBS: Nigeria recorded N3.94trn trade deficit in Q1 2021

  NBS: Nigeria recorded N3.94trn trade deficit in Q1 2021

Nigeria recorded N3.94 trillion trade deficit in the first three months of 2021, according to a report by the National

0 comment Read Full Article

Manufacturing sector recovers, oil output sustains momentum… takeaways from 2021 Q1 GDP report

  Manufacturing sector recovers, oil output sustains momentum… takeaways from 2021 Q1 GDP report

Output from oil production sustained growth momentum in the first quarter of 2021 as the manufacturing sector recovered from the

0 comment Read Full Article