82.9 million Nigerians live in poverty NBS


Femi Asu The National Bureau of Statistics has said 40.1 per cent of the countrys population live in poverty. The NBS, in the executive summary of the 2019 poverty and inequality report released on Monday, said over 82.9 million Nigerians lived below its poverty line of N137,430 per year. The bureau said between September 2018

Source: Punch Newspaper