Thursday, September 29, 2022


September 9, 2022

Nigeria’s total trade declines in 2022 second quarter: NBS

The top five re-export destinations included Cote d’Ivoire, Democratic Republic of Congo, Ghana, Cameroon and Turkey.

Shipping containers used to illustrate the story
August 27, 2022

ICT contributed 18.44% to Nigeria’s GDP in Q2 2022: NBS

Mr Pantami praised President Muhammadu for contributing immensely to the development of Nigeria’s IT industry.

Pantami and Buhari
August 22, 2022

Prices of palm oil, groundnut oil rose by 40% in July: NBS

According to NBS, the average price of a bottle of groundnut oil was N1,078.17 in July 2022, a 40.24 per cent increase from N768.81 in July 2021.

August 15, 2022

In July, Nigeria recorded its highest inflation in 17 years: NBS

The NBS claims that increases in the cost of bread and cereals, food items, potatoes, yams, and other tubers, as well as meat, fish, oil, and fat, are to blame for the rise in food inflation.

Buhari/food, petrol, other essential commodities
July 1, 2022

NBS trains enumerators for agriculture census in Nasarawa

A total of 3,096 enumerators are being trained nationwide to carry out the census within 50 days after the training.

Nigerian Bureau of Statistics (NBS) office used to illustrate the story
June 22, 2022

Food prices increased by about 50% in one year: NBS

The NBS made the declaration in its Selected Food Prices Watch Report for May released in Abuja on Wednesday.

Food items
June 19, 2022

New NBS report shows cost of 12.5kg cooking gas increased by 103.5% in one year

This is contained in the NBS Liquefied Petroleum Gas (Cooking Gas) Price Watch for May 2022 released in Abuja on Sunday.

Gas cylinders
June 15, 2022

Nigeria’s inflation surged to 11-month high in May: Report

The report said that the Consumer Price Index (CPI) which measures the inflation rate increased to 17.71 per cent on a year-on-year basis.

Finance Minister, Zainab Ahmed and CBN Governor, Godwin Emefiele
May 26, 2022

Loaf of bread costliest in South-East: NBS

Ebonyi recorded the highest average price of beans (white, black eye, sold loose) with N875.71, while the lowest was reported in Borno with N256.67.

Bread and beans
May 25, 2022

NBS to expand data scope, says new Statistician-General

President Muhammadu Buhari appointed Mr Adeniran on May 20, following the death of the former Statistician-General on April 13.

Semiu Adeniran