Dr. Simon Harry Dead or Alive? Death Hoax Debunked: The National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) has issued a statement debunking the death of the Statistician-General of the Federation Dr. Simon Harry. On Sunday a statement has been released by the Director of Communication and Public Relations Department, Ichedi Joel, he directly refused the report by an online platform claiming the SG was dead. Director of Communication and Public Relations Ichedi Joel also said that the report was totally false, and also noted that the SG was ill on Saturday and was much better on Sunday after taking medications. When he will absolutely fine then will tackle the situation that spread, this kind of gossip. This matter has not been ended on this path, it will grow upward, so let us see what the explanation NBS has? Follow More Update On GetIndiaNews.com
Dr. Simon Harry Dead or Alive?
The NBS presented its view on the emerging matter. The NBS is enjoying the member of the public to discountenance the purported death of the SG. It said in the statement “The Bureau wishes to state that there is no iota of truth in what was published by another medium and considers the publication as the height of irresponsible journalism and a figment of the imagination of the publisher”.
It was also mentioned that, if Statistician-General was ill on Saturday and was taking medication and how could the fact come. This kind of news is spreading because, whenever Dr. Simon Harry was appointed by President Muhammadu Buhari as the new Statistician-General of the Federation and also head of the National Bureau of Statistics (NBS), in August last year 2021. Rather than Simon Harry joined the office of Statistics as Statistician 11 in 1992 and became the Director of Statistics in 2019.
Dr. Simon Harry Death Hoax
In his complete career, he contributed to many reforms, such as the reform of the Federal Office of Statistics which was transformed into the current National Bureau of Statistics. He also contributed to reforming Nigeria’s Statistical System which resulted in the creation and establishment of the state bureau of statistics at the sub-national level. When this news came into the media, everyone was thinking about who could be it possible. But as human beings, when it circulated everywhere, humans go stuck in the news and start believing slowly-slowly. If the matter would not be cleared by NBS then it could be increased more, and nobody knows, what consequences had to faced Statistic.