A vendor writes in a notebook at a market in Khartoum

Sudan inflation quickens to 72.9 pct in Dec -state news agency

KHARTOUM (Reuters) - Sudan's inflation rate increased to 72.94 percent in December from 68.93 percent in November, state news agency SUNA said on Thursday.

Since Dec. 19, Sudan has seen widespread anti-government protests, triggered by price increases and limits on cash withdrawals.

(Reporting by Khalid Abdelaziz, writing by Lena Masri; Editing by James Dalgleish)

2019-01-18 10:14:24

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