Tag: closed land borders

Why Nigeria’s food inflation is increasing drastically

Nigeria’s headline inflation witnessed another uptick in November to 11.85, while food inflation rose to 14.48 per cent as the country continues to grapple with the impact of the closed land borders. Ayodeji Balogun, Country Manager for Afex Commodities Exchange joins CNBC Africa for more.

Ghana traders eagerly anticipating re-opening of Nigerian land borders

Ghanaian Traders under the aegis of Ghana Union of Traders Association (GUTA) are asking for the reopening of Nigeria’s closed land borders. Joseph Paddy, Public Relations Officer of the union joins CNBC Africa to discuss this and more.