Inflation may continue rising in the coming months. Economist AlyKhan Satchu says a weakening shilling as witnessed recently will also fuel inflationary pressures, especially with the upcoming elections that come with increased spending. Inflation went up for the first time in a year this month to stand at 3.67 from 3.20 in December.
Kenya: Inflation Could Be On an Upward Trend From Here-Analyst
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