Buhari approves N10 billion for census

President Muhammadu Buhari has affirmed the release of N10 billion to the National Population Commission (NPC) for the continuation of the Enumeration Area Demarcation (EAD) in the remaining 546 Local Government Area of the nation.

The Acting Chairman of the NPC, Dr. Eyitayo Oyetunji, revealed this in Abuja while briefing newsmen on the release of the funds and the update on the EAD at the NPC headquarters.

As stated by him, the President likewise endorsed an additional N4.5 billon to be included in the 2021 Budget for completion of the exercise as part of the preparations for the next census.

Details shortly…