National Population Commission-NPC says it has Concluded the Enumeration Demarcation exercise in all the 44 local government areas of Kano state.
The Federal Commissioner of the Commission in Kano, Dr. Isma’il Lawal Suleiman stated during an exclusive interview With Radio Nigeria in Kano.
He said preparations for the forthcoming population census have reached an advanced level with aim of having a successful Census Exercise.
Dr. Ismail Lawal explained that currently, the commission is conducting the vectorization of roads and buildings geared towards updating Data on all roads and buildings in the state.
He noted that the next step would engage in a pilot census with entails the use of a questionnaire so that various information and Data would be Gathered targeted at ensuring adequate preparation before the General Census.
The federal Commissioner further explained that the National population Commission was proposing this year for the conduct of the Census, saying soon the federal government would Announce the Date of the commencement of the Census.
Dr. Isma’il maintained that a massive enlightenment Campaign would be embarked on by the commission so that the public will be Acquainted with the necessary information on how the population exercise would be Conducted.
He Applauded the Cooperation and support given to the Commission by the State and local governments, the five Emirates in Kano, and the general populace, saying that was the reason behind the successful Conduct of the Enumeration Demarcation exercise.