Wednesday, 26 April 2017 1.33PM / NBS
The National Bureau of Statistics was awarded the, “Public Sector Star Website Award” by Nigeria Internet Registration Association (NiRA) on 21st of April, 2017 at Lagos Oriental Hotel, Victoria Island Lagos, Nigeria.
NiRA is the registry for .ng internet domain names which maintains the database of names registered in .ng country code top level domain name space in the public interest of Nigeria and global internet community.
According to the organiser, the Award was purely meant to celebrate excellence which is a value for those who worked for it.
The Public Sector Star Website Award was among twenty categories of other awards given by NiRA. Other Public institutions nominated by NiRA for the Public Sector Star Website Award category included: Federal Inland Revenue Service; Joint Admission and Matriculation Board; Nigeria Custom Service; Nigerian Communications Commission and West African Examination Council.
The Statistician General of the Federation wishes to thank the organiser of the award who selected the winners of the various award categories in a transparent manner and the Nigerian public who voluntary voted for NBS to win the Public Sector Star Website Award.
For more information about the award, you are kindly requested to contact the undersigned.
Statistician General & Chief Executive Officer
National Bureau of Statistics
Plot 762, Independence Avenue, Central Business District
Garki - Abuja