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Namibia inflation slows to 3.6 percent year/year in January

Feb 15, 2018

Namibia’s consumer inflation slowed to 3.6 percent year-on-year in January from 5.2 percent in December, the statistics office said on Thursday.

However, inflation on a month-on-month basis quickened to 1.6 percent from 0.2 percent in December, the Namibia Statistics Agency said in a statement.

Writing by Olivia Kumwenda-Mtambo; Editing by Alison Williams (Reuters)