• Recession: Prices of food soer higher as carton of fish hit N22,000

    Recession: Prices of food soer higher as carton of fish hit N22,000

    Recession: As the country celebrates its 56th independence anniversary, some women in the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) have decried the continuous hike in the prices of food items in the market as carton of fish hit N22,000.

    Some of them, who spoke with newsmen in Abuja on Friday called on government at all levels to introduce price regulatory system to protect the consumers from unwarranted price hike.

    Mrs Agnes Itoro, a housewife, told pressmen that some traders were using the pretext of […]

  • Bag of Rice now sells for N17,500 as prices of food items crash in Kano

    Bag of Rice now sells for N17,500 as prices of food items crash in Kano

    Prices of food items are coming down following the arrival of new harvests at Kano markets where a bag of rice now sells for N17,500 as against previous price of N19,000 and above.

    A survey at some markets in the state revealed that prices of some grains have drastically reduced but rice, still experiencing high demand, remains costly but with slight drop in price. A bag of maize is now selling for N10,000 as against N13, 000 it sold last month, […]