BREAKING: President Buhari Approves N10 Billion For Census

Muhammadu Buhari

Information reaching 9ja news says that the sum of N10 billion has been released to the National Population Commission (NPC) for continuation of the Enumeration Area Demarcation (EAD) in the remaining 546 Local Government Area of the country.

The money was released by President Muhammadu Buhari. The sum of N4.5 billon was also approved to be included in the 2021 Budget for completion of the exercise as part of the preparations for the next census.

This was made known by the acting chairman of NPC, Dr. Eyitayo Oyetunji, in Abuja on Monday while briefing journalists about the funds and the update on the EAD.

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