Border Closure: Nigerians Starve To Death As Food Prices Nearly Double

Nigerians recently have been lamenting as the prices of commodities skyrockets due to closure of the Nigerian borders. Food items such as rice, frozen foods and other commodities continue to an increase of up to 75%. According to traders in major markets, the action is punitive because a lot of them who are doing legitimate businesses now have their containers stranded at the border. Nigerians are feeling the pangs of the border closure as the price of a bag of rice that was sold around N12,000 to N15,000 before now...


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Published By: newsrescue - Monday, 14 October