Nigeria’s unemployment rate rises for eight consecutive quarter

by | December 15, 2016 7:44 pm

Unemployment rate rose to 13.8 percent in the third quarter of 2016, compared to the same period of 2015, the National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) said in a report released today, December 15. According to the statistics bureau, the number of unemployed Nigerians increased by 554,311 persons in the quarter under review. “There were a…

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