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President Buhari Approves N10bn For Census Preparation

President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the release of N10 billion to the National Population Commission, NPC, for the continuation of the Enumeration Area Demarcation in the remaining 546 Local Government Areas of the country.

Acting chairman of NPC, Dr. Eyitayo Oyetunji, disclosed this in Abuja on Monday in a chat with journalists.

According to Oyetunji, the president also approved an additional N4.5 billion 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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