A vendor poses as he counts Nigerian naira banknotes inside a shop in Idumota Market, in Lagos

Nigeria consumer inflation falls slightly to 11.31 pct in Feb – stats office

ABUJA (Reuters) - Nigeria's consumer inflation grew 11.31 percent in February from a year earlier, compared to January's 11.37 percent annual growth for January, the National Bureau of Statistics said on Friday.

February's food inflation rose 13.47 percent year-on-year, versus January's growth of 13.51 percent.

(Reporting by Paul Carsten; Editing by Jon Boyle)

2019-03-15 10:18:34

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