Random Pagan Verse:
Hew wood in wind-time,
in fine weather sail,
Tell in the night-time tales to house-girls,
For too many eyes are open by day:
From a ship expect speed, from a shield, cover,
Keenness from a sword,
but a kiss from a girl.

Author Topic: National Population Commission To Recruit 1million Officials For 2017 Census  (Read 215 times)

Offline admin (OP)

  • Administrator
  • Hero Member
  • *****
  • Date Registered: Jul 2014
  • Posts: 1233
  • Thanked: 1 times
  • Karma: +0/-0
    • View Profile

The National Population Commission (NPC), has disclosed its plan to recruit over one million officers to enable it cover the country effectively in the proposed 2017 Population Census.

Chairman of the Commission, Chief Eze
Duruiheoma, made the disclosure at a Media Luncheon in Abuja.

He said ?to effectively cover the country, a total of 1.1million enumerators, 50,5000 supervisors and 5,050 field coordinators will be recruited and trained for the actual census?.

The Chairman who was represented by the Commissioner representing Enugu, Festus Uzor, also stated that a strategy and implementation plan for the 2017 population census which outlined the methodology to be adopted, activities to be implemented and timeliness have been developed.

He said that the Commission has been carrying out some of the pre-census activities as well as acquire some of the vital imageries needed for the proposed biometric census.

?We have acquired High Resolution Imageries, required for the Enumeration Area Demarcation (EAD) for the census.

? We have demarcated and produced Satellite Image Enumeration areas maps for Akoko South-East LGA in Ondo State in December 2014, as a pilot exercise for the EAD project. The first phase of the EAD covering seven LGAs in each of the six geo political zones and the FCT is currently ongoing and training for the second phase of the EAD is ongoing in 29 LGAs in 29 states among others? he stated.



Nigerian National Drug Law Enforcement Agency NDLEA' nabbed notorious drug baron

Started by internet police

Replies: 0
Views: 365
Last post September 13, 2015, 04:50:27 PM
by internet police
Nigeria INEC-Card reader failure at GEJ?s polling unit a national embarrassment

Started by internet police

Replies: 0
Views: 290
Last post March 29, 2015, 01:35:46 PM
by internet police
Nigerian National Human Rights stops 40year old man from marrying 13yr old pupil

Started by internet police

Replies: 0
Views: 250
Last post July 25, 2015, 08:27:27 PM
by internet police
No new minimum wage, no peace in 2017,Nigerian labour tells FG

Started by yungcrux

Replies: 0
Views: 393
Last post December 12, 2016, 10:48:13 AM
by yungcrux
National eID card scheme to address identity theft, criminal vices

Started by admin

Replies: 0
Views: 366
Last post August 31, 2014, 12:31:35 PM
by admin
Nigerian National drug law efforcement official arrested for cocaine importation

Started by internet police

Replies: 0
Views: 293
Last post May 07, 2015, 04:36:58 PM
by internet police
Former Nigerian National Security Adviser Dasuki sues FG over threat to life

Started by legendguru

Replies: 0
Views: 424
Last post November 10, 2015, 02:14:27 PM
by legendguru
President Buhari Signs National Intelligence Agency Pensions Bill Into Law

Started by punch

Replies: 0
Views: 261
Last post December 08, 2017, 12:36:06 AM
by punch
President Buhari Says he didnt withdraw budget from National Assembly

Started by yungcrux

Replies: 0
Views: 169
Last post January 12, 2016, 11:54:18 PM
by yungcrux
Nigerians without National identity number can no longer get loans NIMC

Started by yungcrux

Replies: 0
Views: 504
Last post September 04, 2017, 10:04:55 AM
by yungcrux