Unpacking Nigeria’s labour force statistics

PUBLISHED: Mon, 29 Apr 2019 08:09:45 GMT

Nigeria’s National Bureau of Statistics says the National unemployment rate for the third quarter of 2018 was at 23.1 per cent, while the underemployment rate was 20.1 per cent. Bongo Adi, Senior Lecturer at Lagos Business School joins CNBC Africa to unpack the report.


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