NPC cautions officers against manipulation of Demographic and Health Survey
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NPC cautions officers against manipulation of Demographic and Health Survey

The National Population Commission (NPC) has warned officers involved in the data collection for the 2023-2024 Nigerian Demographic and Health Survey (NDHS) to ensure accuracy of information from their respondents. Federal Commissioner of NPC  representing Anambra State, Mr. Chidi Ezeoke, made this disclosure in Awka on Thursday during state launch and press briefing of the

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Anambra govt hails Census postponement, says shift averted stampede
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Anambra govt hails Census postponement, says shift averted stampede

Anambra State government has described as welcome development postponement of the 2023 population and housing Census of the National Population Commission (NPC) by the federal government. Commissioner for Information, Paul Nwosu stated this on Friday in Awka during a one day breakfast meeting with media executives in line with postponement of the exercise. He said

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Census shift: Analyst insists gray areas must be addressed before headcount
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Census shift: Analyst insists gray areas must be addressed before headcount

…says the postponement addresses only one out of the six identified problem touch points of the census A political analyst, Christian Chima has commended federal government over its decision to postpone the proposed Population and Housing Census. Chima said described the action as momentary respite, but noted that the postponement addressed only one out of

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2023 Census outcome'll put smiles on Nigerians' faces - NPC
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2023 Census outcome’ll put smiles on Nigerians’ faces – NPC

The National Population Commission (NPC) has reassured that the outcome of the 2023 Population and Housing Census would not only be acceptable, but would give Nigerians reasons to smile. The Federal Commissioner representing Anambra State, Chief Chidi Ezeoke stated this on Thursday in Awka at a 3-day Zonal Level training of local government areas Comptrollers

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Census: NPC screens 1,175 facilitators, special workforce in Anambra
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Census: NPC screens 1,175 facilitators, special workforce in Anambra

…urges them to take the assignment seriously to ensure credible, reliable and verifiable census The National Population Commission (NPC) in Anambra State on Friday said it has so far screened a total of 1,175 facilitators and special workforce ahead of the April Population and Housing Census.  The Federal Commissioner in the state, Mr. Chidi Ezeoke

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You can't afford to fail in your assignment - NPC tells facilitators 1
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You can’t afford to fail in your assignment – NPC tells facilitators

The National Population Commission (NPC) has urged facilitators undergoing the Computer-Assisted Personal Interview (CAPI) training to take the exercise seriously in view of its huge impact on the forthcoming population and housing census. Federal Commissioner representing Anambra State in the Commission, Mr. Chidi Ezeoke stated this in Awka while flagging off a 5-day training on

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Census: Our e-recruitment portal still open - NPC
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Census: Our e-recruitment portal still open – NPC

The commission had announced Dec 10 closing date for recruitment The National Population Commission (NPC) on Monday said its e-recruitment portal for ad-hoc staff for the 2023 Population and Housing Census has not closed.  The Federal Commissioner representing Anambra State in the Commission, Mr. Chidi Ezeoke disclosed this in Awka, the State capital while declaring

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NPC pledges to deliver most credible, acceptable census in Anambra history
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NPC pledges to deliver most credible, acceptable census in Anambra history

…holds capacity building workshop on the 2023 Population and Housing Census The National Population Commission (NPC) in Anambra State has reassured its preparedness to delivering the most credible and acceptable 2023 Population and Housing Census in the history of the state. The Federal Commissioner representing Anambra State in the Commission, Chidi Ezeoke stated this on

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30,000 field staff to prosecute 2023 census in Anambra
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30,000 field staff to prosecute 2023 census in Anambra

…lists categories of the field staff Over 30,000 field staff would be recruited by the National Population Commission (NPC) for the 2023 National Population and Housing Census in Anambra State. The Federal Commissioner representing the Commission in the State, Mr. Chidi Ezeoke disclosed this on Tuesday during the inuaguration of online e-recruitment portal for the

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2023 Census: NPC acquires useful data 
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2023 Census: NPC acquires useful data

…assures commission was committed to delivering accurate, reliable and acceptable census The National Population Commission, NPC says it has acquired data that will be useful for the 2023 census and national development. The Federal Commissioner, representing Ekiti State at the NPC, Mr. Ayodeji Ajayi said this in Ado-Ekiti at the opening of a two-day state-level

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2023 Census: NPC partners INEC, NOA, ASATU, others
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2023 Census: NPC partners INEC, NOA, ASATU, others

…urge community leaders to join hands with NPC to ensure proper documentation Stakeholders in Anambra State have called for active participation in the 2023 Population and Housing Census to ensure accurate data were generated for policy making, planning and other developmental drives. They said active participation in the exercise would also help in addressing political

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Calls for 2023 census shift ill-advised - NPC boss
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Calls for 2023 census shift ill-advised – NPC boss

…says there’s no way the census will clash with the election The Federal Commissioner, National Population Commission (NPC) in Anambra State, Chidi Ezeoke has described calls to postpone the 2023 national population and housing census as ill-advised. He said the Commission had gone far in its preparation for the exercise that any call for shift

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Population Census: NPC sets to embrace digital innovations
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Population Census: NPC sets to embrace digital innovations

‘…as Tech company assures NPC of capacity to meet the standards expected within the time frame’ National Population Commission(NPC) has disclosed plans to embrace digital innovations in the conduct of the next census in the year 2023. Speaking with journalists after the tour of RLG/Adulawo Technology City, a technology device assembly firm in Ilesa, Osun

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