NPC Unveils 2023 Population Census Situation Room 

NPC Unveils 2023 Population Census Situation Room 

Joel Ajayi

National Population Commission (NPC) on Wednesday launched Census Situation Room, in line with its commitment to conducting a digital census in 2023.

The Chairman of the commission, Alhaji Nasir Kwarra, who declared the 2023 Population and Housing Census Situation Room open in Abuja, said that the room will be a communication hub for the 2023 census.

Kwarra reiterated the commitment of the commission to the digital census and said that the situation room would engender credible, reliable, and acceptable population and housing census.

According to him, the situation room that we are officially launching today will serve as the 2023 Census Communication Hub.

“It is in this regard that we will leave no stone unturned to make sure that all corresponding technical equipment meets the required standards for effective delivery of the 2023 census goal.”

The situation room will be multifunctional and will serve as a situation room for all census activities and critical meetings that concern the commission.

“The situation room will also ensure constructive and proactive engagement of the census process,” he added.

He said that the situation room is also in compliance with digital global practices.

In his own remarked, the NPC Federal Commissioner for Oyo, Dr. Eyitayo Oyetunji, commended the ingenuity of the chairman in creating the situation room and pledged the support of the South West toward a successful digital census by 2023.

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