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Nigeria inflation drops to 12.48% in April

By CNBC
16 May 2018   |   8:39 am
Nigeria's annual inflation dropped to 12.48 percent in April, the lowest level in more than two years. This is according to fresh data from the National Bureau of Statistics.

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