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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 20

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 30

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 29

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 22

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 25

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 24

March 1, 2018 1:28 PM NBS reveals amount of investment attracted into Nigeria in 2017

The National Bureau of Statistics, NBS, on Thursday put out the capital importation report for the 2017 fiscal year, with the nation’s economy attracting a total investment inflow of $12.2bn. The $12.2bn investment inflow, when compared with the $5.38bn in 2016, represents an increase of $6.82bn or 56 per cent. The report put the investment inflow into the country 28

February 18, 2018 4:06 PM Nigeria recorded 2,478 road crashes in last 3 months of 2017 – NBS

The National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) has revealed that 2,478 road crashes occurred in the third quarter of 2017. It reported that speed violations are the major cause of road crashes in the third quarter and it accounted for 44.51 percent of the total road crashes reported. The Bureau disclosed this in its “Road Transport Data Q3 2017” released yesterday 26

February 15, 2018 2:01 PM Abuja, Cross River, Abia lead in within city transport fares – NBS

Reports from the National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) revealed that Abuja, the Federal Capital Territory (N380), Cross River (N303.57) and Abia (N250.00) were states with the highest bus journey-fare-within-city. In view of this, states with the lowest bus journey-fare-within-city were Bauchi (N96.67), Anambra (N112.67) and Borno (N120.00). The Transport 20

February 14, 2018 1:21 PM Nigeria’s Inflation Drops For 13th Consecutive Month

For the 13th consecutive month since January 2017, Consumer Price Index, CPI, dropped to about 15.13 per cent in January 2018, the National Bureau of Statistics, NBS, said in its latest Inflation Report. The rate was about 15.37 per cent in December 2017, from about 18.72 per cent in January 2017. CPI measures the composite changes in the price of consumer 19