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Central bank ‘on course’ to meet single digit inflation rate next year – Godwin...

The Central Bank of Nigeria, CBN, is on course to realise its target of bringing the country’s inflation rate down to single digits by next year, its governor, Godwin Emefiele, said on Wednesday.

Nigeria’s inflation drops to 15.91 % in October

The National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) says inflation rate, measured by the Consumer Price Index (CPI), has further dropped to 15.91 per cent in October from 15.98 recorded in September.

Inflation drops for eighth consecutive months to 15.98% – NBS

The National Bureau of Statistics has released the Consumer Price Index report, which measures inflation, with the rate dropping year-on-year from 16.01 per cent in August to 15.98 per cent in September.

Fitch affirms Nigeria ‘B+’ rating, negative outlook

Fitch Ratings Thursday affirmed Nigeria’s long-term foreign currency Issuer Default Rating (IDR) at ‘B+’ with a “negative outlook”.

Food prices remain high despite easing inflation

The Consumer Price Index (CPI) which measures inflation increased by 16.05 percent (year-on-year) in July 2017, even as food price pressure continued into the month under review as all major food sub-indexes increased.

Inflation rate drops for sixth consecutive time to 16.05%

The National Bureau of Statistics on Monday released the Consumer Price Index which measures inflation, with the index dropping marginally from 16.1 per cent in June to 16.05 per cent in the month of July.


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