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Nigeria's inflation falls for fifth straight month in August

Nigeria, Sept. 15 -- Nigeria's annual inflation slowed in August for a fifth straight month to 17.01 per cent after the rate at which food prices increased fell, the National Bureau of Statistics said... Read More


Food prices highest in Kogi, Oyo, Gombe in August

Nigeria, Sept. 15 -- On a yearly basis, prices of food items rose the most in Kogi, Oyo, and Gombe States in August, the Consumer Price Index (CPI) report released on Wednesday by the National Bureau ... Read More


Nollywood produces 635 movies in three months

Nigeria, Sept. 8 -- Nigeria's film industry, Nollywood, produced 635 movies in the second quarter of the year, an increase compared to 416 movies produced in the first quarter of the year, according t... Read More


Nigeria rail transport generates N1.1 billion in three months

Nigeria, Sept. 8 -- The Nigerian Railway Corporation generated N1.08 billion revenue from passengers in the second quarter of the year, the National Bureau of Statistics has said. The bureau disclose... Read More


FG opens job fellowship application portal for graduates

Nigeria, Sept. 6 -- The federal government has opened the application portal for the Nigeria Jubilee fellow programme, a post-NYSC work placement programme for Nigerians. The portal was opened Monday... Read More


Nigeria's foreign trade rises 23.28% in second quarter

Nigeria, Sept. 6 -- Nigeria's total foreign trade rose to N12 trillion in the second quarter of 2021 as the country recorded increase in exports, the National Bureau of Statistics has said. The figur... Read More


Global food prices rebound in August

Nigeria, Sept. 2 -- Global food commodity prices rebounded quickly in August after a second consecutive month of decline led by sugar, wheat, and vegetable oil, the Food and Agriculture Organisation o... Read More


GDP: Agric contribution improves in 2021 second quarter

Nigeria, Aug. 27 -- Nigeria's agricultural sector contributed 23.78 per cent to the country's overall Gross Domestic Product (GDP) in the second quarter of 2021, the Nigerian Bureau of Statistics (NBS... Read More


Food prices highest in Kogi, Enugu, Lagos in July

Nigeria, Aug. 17 -- On a yearly basis, prices of food items rose the most in Kogi, Enugu, and Lagos in July, the Consumer Price Index (CPI) report released on Tuesday by the National Bureau of Statist... Read More


Nigeria inflation falls for fourth straight month in July

Nigeria, Aug. 17 -- Nigeria's inflation rate fell for the fourth consecutive month in July amid decelerating increase in food prices, the National Bureau of Statistics has said. The statistics office... Read More