Tag: inflation

El-Rufai:I Support Free Education, But Inflation Won’t Allow

Governor of Kaduna, Nasir El-Rufai, says his government will not reverse the increase in tertiary institutions’ tuition fees because it can no longer...

Inflation Rate Will Reduce By 13 Percent

The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has said there are positive sides to Nigeria’s economic growth, despite uncertainties in the domestic and global...

How inflation, unemployment, insecurity worsen Nigeria’s out-of-school children woes

By Adesina WahabNigeria has the unenviable record of having the highest number of out-of-school children, OSC, in the world, it is currently put...

EXCLUSIVE Fed Chair Powell says won’t allow ‘substantial’ overshoot of inflation...

The U.S. economy is going to temporarily see “a little higher” inflation this year as the recovery strengthens and supply constraints push up...

Expert says security, other factors key to tackling high inflation rate

A financial expert says the provision of security, large scale farming and intervention in manufacturing sector are key factors in tackling the rising...

NACCIMA calls for urgent action to address spiralling inflation

The Nigerian Association of Chambers of Commerce, Industry, Mines and Agriculture (NACCIMA) has called for urgent action to address the underlying causes of...

More worries over rising inflation amid static household incomes

Nigerians have been struggling with some unpleasant news lately, especially from the National Bureau of Statistics. Many were however not jolted by the...

Why inflation will persist in months ahead, as March hits 18.17%...

inflation*As  rising food prices spike inflation to 4-year high*Intervention needed in supply side of economy – LCCIBy Yinka Kolawole, Nkiru Nnorom & Elizabeth...

Inflation: LCCI urges FG to focus on supply side constraints –...

LCCI has advised the Federal Government to address the challenges constraining the supply side of the economy to tackle inflation. Hits: 0The post Inflation: LCCI...

Headline inflation rises 18% in March ― NBS

*As food inflation soarsBy Elizabeth AdegbesanHeadline inflation rose to 18 percent in March representing 0.82 percent point year-on-year (YoY) rise when compared to...

Headline inflation rises to18% in March – NBS

…As food inflation soarsBy Elizabeth AdegbesanHeadline inflation rose to 18 percent in March representing 0.82 percent points year-on-year (YoY) rise  when compared to...

Inflation soars past four-year high as food prices continue to spike

Nigerian inflation rose above a four-year high in March as food prices jumped more than 20 percent, the latest figures published by the...

New York Fed’s Williams: Fed has tools to deal with high...

Inflation could be volatile in the near term as the economy recovers from the pandemic but overall price increases should remain subdued and...

Fed’s Clarida: If inflation expectations ‘drift up persistently,’ Fed would need...

The Federal Reserve’s “metric of success” on inflation is keeping expectations about future price increases anchored at 2%, Fed Vice Chair Richard Clarida said...

CBN Governor, Emefiele, Blames Insecurity for Nigeria’s Rising Inflation

The Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), Godwin Emefiele, on Tuesday, March 23, blamed Nigeria’s rising rate of inflation on the...