BREAKING :Inflation rises to 18.3% in October from 17.9%

Nigeria’s An2016_11_14_26034nual inflation accelerated in October to 18.3 percent from 17.9 percent a month earlier, the National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) said on Monday, a more than 11-year high and the ninth monthly rise in a row. According to statistics from the NBS,  separate index for food rose to 17.1 percent from September’s 16.6 percent.