National Census to hold in March 2023.
Written by News Room on April 15, 2022
For the first time in sixteen years, Nigeria will hold a national census between March and April 2023.
This was part of the resolutions reached at the Council of State meeting which was held in Abuja on Thursday and chaired by President Muhammadu Buhari.
The meeting was attended by former Heads of State – Abdusalami Abubakar, Goodluck Jonathan, and Yakubu Gowon.
Vice President, Professor Yemi Osinbajo; the Secretary to the Government of the Federation Boss Mustapha, Boss Mustapha; National Security Adviser, Babagana Monguno and the Chief of Staff to the President, Professor Ibrahim Gambari were also in attendance.
State Governors who also attended the meeting include; Hope Uzodinma of Imo State; Kayode Fayemi of Ekiti State, Atiku Bagudu of Kebbi State, Bello Matawalle of Zamfara State, Nasir El-Rufai of Kaduna State, among others.