Home » Posts tagged with » Inflation (Page 2)

Inflation Rises In Uganda

Inflation Rises In Uganda

Uganda’s inflation has continued to trend upward for a second consecutive month, fuelled by rising food crop prices, that have seen annual headline inflation for the year ending April 2017 rising to 6.8 per cent compared to 6.4 per cent for the year ended March 2017. According to Uganda Bureau of Statistics (Ubos), the increase […]

Nigeria Inflation Eases For First Time In 15-months In Feb: Stats Office

Nigeria Inflation Eases For First Time In 15-months In Feb: Stats Office

Nigeria’s inflation rate bucked the trend in February to fall to 17.78 percent, its lowest level in 15 months, driven by a slower rise in general price levels, the National Bureau of Statistics said on Tuesday. Inflation had risen to 18.72 percent in January, its 12th monthly rise and its highest level in more than […]

Egypt’s Feb Annual Urban Consumer Price Inflation Hits 30-yr High

Egypt’s Feb Annual Urban Consumer Price Inflation Hits 30-yr High

  Egypt’s annual urban consumer price inflation soared to its highest level in more than three decades, hitting 30.2 percent in February, the statistics agency CAPMAS said on Thursday. It’s the fourth consecutive jump in inflation since the central bank abandoned its currency peg to the U.S. dollar on Nov. 3 in a dramatic move […]

Nigerian Inflation Rose To 16.5 Percent In June: Statistics Office

Nigerian Inflation Rose To 16.5 Percent In June: Statistics Office

Annual inflation in Nigeria accelerated to 16.5 percent in June, data showed on Monday, its highest in almost a decade and the fifth monthly increase in a row, as the crisis in Africa’s biggest economy deepens. The rise reflected higher prices for electricity, transport and food, a separate index for which rose to 15.3 percent […]

We Didn’t Approve Increase In Airfares – NCAA

We Didn’t Approve Increase In Airfares – NCAA

The Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA) has denied approving the increase in domestic airfares, saying all tariffs for airlines’ services, including fares, rates, add-on charges or terms and conditions of service have been liberalised. This came after reports that the NCAA had authorised airlines to increase their fares. According to a statement by the agency, […]

Fuel Price Hike: TUC, NLC Faction Hailed For Backing Out Of Strike

Fuel Price Hike: TUC, NLC Faction Hailed For Backing Out Of Strike

The Stand Up Nigeria (SUN), a coalition of 50 other civil society organizations has commended Nigerian workers for shunning the strike being called upon by a faction of NLC, describing it as a needless venture that was arranged to service the interest of a few minority. National Cordinator of (SUN), Comrade Philip Agbese while reacting […]

Page 2 of 212