NBS gives new date for inflation figures

Ugo Okoro, Abuja

The National Bureau of Statistics will this week, announce the latest inflation figures for the country. The announcement has now been moved up by four days.

The Statistician General of the Federation, Dr Yemi Kale stated in a tweet on Sunday, that the latest figures would now be announced on Tuesday.

The inflation rate in February rose by 11.4 per cent, and 9.6 per cent in January.