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Nigeria’s foreign debt hits $22.08bn

Nigeria's National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) says the country’s foreign debt stands at $22.08 billion and the domestic debt is currently N3.48 trillion. The bureau...

4 million Nigerians jobless this year – Stats bureau

A total number of 4.07 million Nigerians became unemployed, between January and September this year, an analysis of the unemployment report for the third...

More than 1,000 die in Nigerian road accidents

No fewer than 1,070 Nigerians died in road accidents in the third quarter of this year, the National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) said. The NBS...

Lagos leads in prison population

Lagos State has the highest number of prisoners in Nigeria, 7,396 out of the national total of 68,686. The state, which is the commercial hub...

Nigeria’s foreign debt rises — NBS

Nigeria’s total domestic and foreign debt stocks as at 30 June stood at about $15.1 billion and N14.1 trillion respectively, the National Bureau of...