Nigeria’s unemployment rate jumps to 33.5%

Nigeria's unemployment rate

Environmental Health Graduates in  a peaceful protest over unemployment on October 16, 2017. Photo Credit: National Daily Newspaper Nigeria’s unemployment rate jumps to 33.5%     Nigeria’s unemployment rate has jumped from 27.1 per cent in the second quarter of 2020 to 33.5 per cent in fourth quarter of the same year, Nigeria Bureau of Statics (NBS) has revealed. The NBS, in the report published on its website on Monday, put the underemployment rate at 22.8 per cent in Q4 2020 (28.6 per cent in Q2 2020) while the total…

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