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Buhari approves N10 billion for national census



President Muhammadu Buhari, has approved the release of N10bn to the National Population Commission, (NPC) for the continuation of the Enumeration Area Demarcation in the remaining 546 Local Government Areas of Nigeria.

NPC Acting Chairman, Dr. Eyitayo Oyetunji, made this known while briefing journalists about the funds and the update on the EAD, in Abuja on Monday.

He revealed that Buhari also approved an additional N4.5bn to be included in the 2021 Budget for completion of the exercise as part of the preparations for the next census.

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