Nigeria’s public debt hit N32.9trn in Dec – DMO

Nigeria’s public debt

Nigeria’s public debt hit N32.9trn in Dec – DMO   As FG, states, FCTA borrow N700bn in Q4 2020   Nigeria’s total public debt rose to N32.9 trillion at the end of December 2020, the Debt Management Office (DMO) said in a statement on Monday. From its last report on public debt, the figure stood at N32.2 trillion as of the end of September 2020, which showed an increase of N700 billion. The DMO disclosed that the total public debt to the Gross Domestic Product was 21.61 per cent, adding…

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Nigeria’s population now 206 Million–NPC

The Chairman of the National Population Commission (NPC), Nasir Kwarra, today disclosed that Nigeria’s population figure is now officially 206 million. Kwarra, said this while briefing reporters in Abuja on the commencement of the next Enumeration Area Demarcation. Kwarra said since Nigeria had not been able to hold a census in the last 14 years, it would be difficult to know the exact population of the country. His words, “In the absence of actual census, we formally do projections and we have all along been doing our projections and we…

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