The NPC Federal Commissioner in charge of Katsina and Kaduna States, Alhaji Bala Almu Banye, disclosed this to newsmen on Sunday in Katsina.
The National Population Commission says it is collaborating with traditional institutions and Local Government Councils in Katsina State to sensitise the public to the importance of birth and death registration.
Umar Tafida-Abdul, Nasarawa State Coordinator of NPC, disclosed this to newsmen at the official commencement of the exercise on Monday in Lafia.
Augustine Iliya, the NPC Supervisor for the Plateau team, made the plea at a press conference in Jos on Monday.
Kwali stated this on Monday in Abuja when he paid an advocacy visit to the FCT Minister, Malam Muhammad Bello, and to drum up support for the forthcoming World Population Day, scheduled for Wednesday, July 11.
The National Chairman of NPC, Eze Duruiheoma (SAN), made this known on Friday in Owerri, at a public enlightenment programme with the theme: “One man One vote: Get your PVC -The role of National Population Commission”.
He said that the records were necessary to enable the electoral umpire to expunge names of dead persons from the national voter register.
Governor Willie Obiano of Anambra disclosed this when he briefed State House correspondents alongside Governor Ibikunle Amosun of Ogun on the outcome of the Council of State meeting.
Bindow, who was represented by the state Commissioner of Health, Dr. Fatima Atiku, urged parents to come out en mass to register their children
Onyeze, who said the association was working closely with NPC for the visit, said it was imperative for Nigeria to have an accurate population figure devoid of politics, religion and ethnicity
President Muhammadu Buhari on Monday in Abuja charged government agencies to harmonise the collection and usage of biometric data in the country instead of replicating their efforts in this regard.After receiving a briefing on the…