?10 Billion Approved For Census By Buhari
On Monday,5th October, the President of Nigerian, Muhammadu Buhari approved the budget for the National Population Commission (NPC) worth ?10 billion to continue the Enumeration Area Demarcation (EAD) in the remaining 546 Local Government Area of the country.
According to The Nation, an additional ?4.5 billion has also been approved by the president to be included in the 2021 budget to be used to complete the preparations for the next census.
Acting Chairman of NPC, Dr Eyitayo Oyetunji, disclosed these in Abuja while briefing reporters on the release of the funds and the update on the EAD at the NPC headquarters.
The Acting Chairman of NPC, Dr. Eyitayo Oyetunji revealed these while in Abuja, breafing reporters.