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Relief as Kenyans pay less for basic items - The Standard;

Relief as Kenyans pay less for basic items - The Standard

The StandardRelief as Kenyans pay less for basic itemsThe StandardA drastic fall in the prices of Irish potatoes helped relieve the cost of living for Kenyans in July as inflation moved towards the Central Bank's (CBK) targets. According to the latest figures by the Kenya National Bureau of Statistics (KNBS ...and more »

Inflation drops to 7.47pc on lower food costs - Citizen TV (press release);

Inflation drops to 7.47pc on lower food costs - Citizen TV (press release)

Citizen TV (press release)Inflation drops to 7.47pc on lower food costsCitizen TV (press release)Imelda Akinyi, 25, arranges fruits at her stall in the trading centre of Kogelo, west of Kenya's capital Nairobi, July 14, 2015. REUTERS/Thomas Mukoya. The country's rate of inflation has for the third month running dropped to hit 7.47 percent in July ...and more »

Kenya's rate of inflation eases to 7.47 percent - Kenya Broadcasting Corporation;

Kenya's rate of inflation eases to 7.47 percent - Kenya Broadcasting Corporation

Kenya Broadcasting CorporationKenya's rate of inflation eases to 7.47 percentKenya Broadcasting CorporationBy Benson Rioba-The cost of living has eased helped by lower cost of food items and energy. The rate of inflation has bounced back to the government's medium term target easing to 7.47 percent from 9.21 percent last month. The drought experienced in ...and more »

Kenya's overall inflation rate declines to 7.47 pct in July - Xinhua

Kenya's overall inflation rate declines to 7.47 pct in JulyXinhuaNAIROBI, July 31 (Xinhua) -- Kenya's overall inflation rate declined to 7.47 percent in July compared to last month's 9.21 percent, the statistics bureau said on Monday. "The drop was mainly caused by significant falls in the price of several foods ...and more »

Relief for households as drop in food costs eases inflation - Business Daily (press release) (blog);

Relief for households as drop in food costs eases inflation - Business Daily (press release) (blog)

Business Daily (press release) (blog)Relief for households as drop in food costs eases inflationBusiness Daily (press release) (blog)Inflation dropped to 7.47 per cent last month on falling food prices, moving within the government's preferred range for the first time since February this year. The rate rose above the government's preferred band of 2.5 to 7.5 per cent earlier in ...and more »

Inflation back to governments' target range at 7.47pc - Capital FM Kenya (press release) (blog);

Inflation back to governments' target range at 7.47pc - Capital FM Kenya (press release) (blog)

Capital FM Kenya (press release) (blog)Inflation back to governments' target range at 7.47pcCapital FM Kenya (press release) (blog)By KENNEDY KANGETHE, NAIROBI, Kenya, Jul 31 – Inflation has dropped to governments' targeted 7.47 percent in July from last months' 9. 21 percent just seven days to the General Election. This was attributed to the significant drop in food prices in the ...and more »

UPDATE 1-Kenya year-on-year inflation falls to 7.47 pct in July - Reuters Africa

UPDATE 1-Kenya year-on-year inflation falls to 7.47 pct in JulyReuters AfricaNAIROBI, July 31 (Reuters) - Kenya's annual inflation dropped to 7.47 percent this month from 9.21 percent in June, falling within the government's preferred range for the first time since February this year, the statistics office said on Monday. The ...and more »