Kenyans Still Worse Off Economically - Report

Inflation has dropped to the lowest in over 20 months according to a report by the Kenya National Bureau of Statistics, but consumers are still worse off.

Nairobi shoppers (file photo): Consumers still suffering despite inflation going down.

  • Kenya:   Relief As Inflation Rate Hits Lowest Level Ever

    The Star, 29 December 2012

    Annual inflation slowed to 3.20 per cent in December, down from 3.25 per cent last month, to equal the historical lowest level recorded in October 2010. Read more »

  • Kenya:   Inflation Drops Again

    The Star, 28 December 2012

    This month's overall inflation rate dropped to 3.20% compared to last month's 3.25% due to slowing food prices. Housing,water, electricity, gas and other fuel index went up due to… Read more »

  • Kenya:   Inflation Eases Slightly in December

    Capital FM, 28 December 2012

    Kenya's overall inflation rate has dropped further to 3.20 percent in December, compared to 3.25 percent in November. Read more »

  • Kenya:   Citizens Upbeat On 2013 Economy, Jobs

    The Star, 28 December 2012

    THE economy, politics and employment opportunities will improve in the New Year, Kenyans believe. According to a poll by Ipsos Synovate this month, 65 per cent of Kenyans are… Read more »

  • Kenya:   Economy Grows in Third Quarter

    The Star, 26 December 2012

    Kenya's economy increased by 4.7 percent in the third quarter of 2012 compared to a 4 percent growth recorded in the same quarter last year. Read more »

  • Kenya:   Govt Approves Supplementary Budget

    EA Business, 25 December 2012

    The Kenyan cabinet last week approved an additional $870 million supplementary budget to ease government functions ending months of speculation and anxiety. Read more »