The total value of capital imported into Nigeria in the second quarter of 2017 was estimated to be 1 792.3 million
The Federation Account Allocation Committee FAAC disbursed the sum of N652.23bn to the three tiers of government in July 2017 from the revenue generated in June 2017.
Telecoms data for Q2 2017 reflected that a total of 143 064 490 subscribers were active on voice as against 153 295 652 in Q3 2016 which represented 6.67 drop in subscribers base.
A total volume of 327 366 042 transactions valued at N19.78 trn were recorded in Q2 2017 as data on Electronic Payment Channels in the Nigeria Banking Sector revealed
The National Examination Council NECO Data from 2013 to 2016 reflected that a total 870 397 candidates sat for the examination in June July 2016 as against 969 490 in corresponding period in 2015. 504 515 of the candidates were male while the remaining 365 882 were female.
Nigeria s power market is fundamentally attractive for investment given the country s growing demand for electricity.
A review of the latest Purchasing Managers Index PMI report that the Central Bank of Nigeria CBN published for the month of July 2017 shows that the Nigerian economy is gathering more momentum for a turnaround.
Selected Petroleum Statistics from 2012 to 2016 revealed that 656 804.59 barrels of crude oil was produced in 2016 as against 777 492 barrels produced in 2015 while 771 444.96 barrels of crude oil were exported in 2015 as against 773 833.13 barrels in 2014 with Nigeria s crude oil reserves put at 37 453m in 2016.
Nigeria - Economist Intelligence Unit
The July 2017 PMI survey was conducted by the Statistics Department of the Central Bank of Nigeria during the period July 10 - 14 2017.