The National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) has reported that Nigeria’s Gross Domestic Product (GDP) recorded a growth rate of 1.18 percent year-on-year in the third quarter of this year, representing the third consecutive quarter the economy sustained the positive traction.
Director - General of the Bureau of Public Enterprise Mr. Alex Okoh.
PAULETTE ORJIME- Abuja
THE Bureau of Public Enterprises (BPE) in collaboration with the National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) and Nigeria Institute of Social and Economics Research (NISER) is set to conduct an Impact Assessment on some selected Privatised Enterprises under the reform and privatisation programme of the Federal Government.
CBN Governor Godwin Emefiele.
Recent data made available by the National Bureau of Statistics has shown that the Nigerian inflation rate has again slowed to 12.48 per cent in April from the 13.34 per cent recorded in March.
The National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) on Tuesday said that inflation dropped by 0.94 per cent in February, the first time in 15 months.
The National Bureau of Statistics, NBS on Tuesday released the Gross Domestic Product, GDP growth rate for Nigeria with the economy recording a contraction of -1.3 per cent in growth rate in the fourth quarter of 2016.
The Nigerian economy contracted by -1.15 per cent in 2016, but showed slight improvement overall, the National Bureau of Statistics said Tuesday.
THE National Bureau of Statistics says the Consumer Price Index, which measures inflation, increased by 18.72 per cent (year-on-year) in January from 18.55 per cent recorded in December, 2016.
The harsh economic situation in the country has thrown 1.7 million Nigerians into the job market in nine months, a report from the National Bureau of Statistics has indicated.