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July 27, 2018 7:48 AM Average Petrol Price drops to N148 per liter in June

The National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) has said the average price paid by consumers for premium motor spirit (petrol) dropped to N148.1 in June 2018 from N150.2 in May this year. The drop represented a decrease of -1.5% year-on-year and -1.4% month-on-month in 2018. The bureau in its Premium Motor Spirit (Petrol) Price Watch (June 2018), reported that Borno 22

June 29, 2018 2:56 PM 134,663 crime cases recorded in 2017

Reports from the National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) said the crime statistics on reported offences reflected a total of 134,663 cases in 2017. In its Crime Statistics: Reported Offences by Type and State (2017), released on NBS website, it stated that offences against property had the highest number of cases with a total of 68,579. It also reported 24

June 14, 2018 5:47 AM Nigeria’s inflation drops to 11.61 percent in May – NBS

The National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) says the Consumer Price Index (CPI), which measures inflation for May, decreased to 11.61 per cent (year-on-year) from 13.34 per cent recorded in April. The NBS disclosed this in its CPI and inflation Report for May released on Wednesday in Abuja. According to NAN, the bureau said this figure is 0.87 per cent point 25

June 7, 2018 5:25 PM NBS puts total import value in Q1 at N2.5bnThe Sun News

The National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) said the total value of imports in the first quarter stood at N2, 518.26 billion compared to N2,112.31 billion recorded in the fourth quarter of 2017. The NBS disclosed this in its “ Foreign Trade in Goods Statistics’’ released on Thursday. The report noted that the value was 19.22 per cent higher than the fourth 27

May 8, 2018 11:05 AM N1.56bn ATM Transactions Recorded In First Quarter Of 2018

About 1.56 trillion naira transactions through the Automated Teller Machine (ATM)have been recored by banks in the first quarter of 2018. This was disclosed by the National Bureau of Statistics, NBS, reporting that a total volume of 457,226,406 transactions valued at N32.48 trillion were recorded in the first quarter of 2018 as data on Electronic Payment 23

April 13, 2018 11:40 AM Inflation rate records biggest drop in 11 months

The National Bureau of Statistics, NBS, says the Consumer Price Index, CPI, which measures inflation level in the economy, has again slowed – this time by 0.99 per cent points which is the biggest drop in 11 months stretching between March 2017 to March 2018. Meanwhile, in the latest figures from the NBS released yesterday, the highest increases were recorded 34

April 12, 2018 7:23 AM Nigerians paid N163 per litre of fuel in March – NBS

The National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) has revealed that the average price paid by consumers for Premium Motor Spirit (petrol) in the month of March, dropped to N163 from N173 recorded in February. The drop represented an increase of 9.4 percent year-on-year, NBS said in a latest report. According to the report, the average price increased by 5.3 percent 33

March 15, 2018 4:47 PM Prices Of Rice And Tomatoes Depreciates, Yam Increases

The National Bureau of Statistics has reported that average price of one kilogramme of yam tuber increased year-on-year by 7.10 per cent in February. The NBS disclosed this in a Selected Food Price Watch Data for February published on its website. The bureau said that one kg of yam also increased by 1.92 per cent month-on-month from N226.51 in January 24

March 14, 2018 3:49 PM Petrol price drops to N173 in February – NBS

A report from the National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) reveals that the average price paid by consumer for Premium Motor Spirit (petrol) increased by 15.1 percent year-on-year in February 2018. According to the report, the average price also increased by -9.6% month-on-month to N172.5 in February 2018 from N190.9 in January 2018. NBS disclosed this in its Premium 29

March 14, 2018 1:52 PM Inflation Rate Dropped To 14.33% In February – NBS

The National Bureau of Statistics on Wednesday said the country’s Consumer Price Index which measures inflation increased by 14.33 per cent (year-on-year) in February 2018. The bureau in the report said the 14.33 per cent rate for February is 0.08 percentage points lower than the 15.3 per cent recorded in January. The report said this is the thirteenth 26