Overall Inflation in January rose to 3.67% from 3.20% last month figures from the Kenya National Bureau of Statistics show. Food and non alcoholic drinks index went up by 1.24%, while Housing, Water, Gas and electricity also went up by 1.06%. Transport index also went up by 0.61% due to high fares.
The Star (Nairobi)
Kenya: Inflation Rises in January
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