Tag: Nigeria's National Bureau of Statistics

Markets await Nigeria’s June inflation figures

Nigeria's National Bureau of Statistics (NNBS) is expected to release the country's June Inflation figures later today. Meanwhile, Nigeria's President Muhammadu Buhari says he is under pressure to release his cabinet list. Tilewa Adebajo the CEO of CFG Advisory joins CNBC Africa for more.

Tackling the metering challenge in Nigeria

Nigeria's National Bureau of Statistics says the total number of power consumers with prepaid meters rose by 1.59 percent in the second quarter. Earlier this year, the Meter Asset Provider Regulation was introduced by the Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission to help close the metering gap. Abimbola Banjo, Director, Power, and Utilities at PWC Nigeria join CNBC Africa to discuss how this initiative is helping to solve the metering challenges in Nigeria.