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Consumer Watch: Know prices of goods and commodities

THIS week, the prices of some food items increased and some reduced. 50kg of long grain rice  increased from N16, 000 to N18, 000 while 50kg of short grains increased from N17, 500 to N19, 000. A crate of eggs has also increased from N1000 to N1,100. 12.5kg Cooking Gas is now N4, 500 from N4, 800. Kerosene has also reduced from N1, 600 to N1, 300. Palm oil has reduced from N24, 000 to N16, 000. Hope to see more of these reductions next week.

Lake rice

Basket of Tomatoes        N5,500-N7, 000
A bag of Pepper        N5, 000-N7, 000
A bag of Long pepper      N3, 000 – N6000
A bag Onion (white)        N18, 000 – N20, 000
A bag of Onion (Red) N17, 000- N18, 000        50kg of long grains Rice      N18,000
A derica of long grains Rice N300
50kg of short grains Rice.   N19,000
A derica of short grains Rice N320
A crate of egg (36 pieces) N1,100
A bag of Olotu beans N35,000
A bag of Oloyin  beans          N16,000
A bag of Yam Flour (Elubo) N40, 000-N70, 000
A bag of Gaari   N11, 000
A paint bucket N550
20 Litres of Groundnut Oil N15, 500-N16000
10Litres N6, 500-N 7000
5Litres N3, 200
25 Litres  of Palm Oil    N16, 000
Noodles N1600- N1970
Semovita N2, 700- N2, 900
Pampers (cartons of 8) N3, 400
Seasonings N110 – N500
Tomato paste (big N1200-N1800
Tomato paste (Medium) N550-N700
Tomato paste(small) N150-N350
Tomato sachet (a roll) N250 –N300
Pack of toilet roll (48pieces) N1800-N2, 300
A Satchet of milk N30-N50
A Sachet of beverage N45-N50
Toothpaste N250-N270
5 Litres of Kerosine.  N1,300
A drum of Kerosene N62,500
12.5kg. Cooking gas     N4,500
Yam (1 tuber).  N300- N700
Ugwu Leaf (a bundle) N3, 500–N4,000
A dozen of tied Ugwu Leaf N1, 800
Moin-Moin Leaf (a dozen) N800
Carton Titus ice Fish N19, 000
1 kg ofTitus ice Fish N1,000
1 Carton of Kote ice fish N16, 200
1 kg of Kote ice fish N 900
1 Carton of Sawa iced Fish N10, 000


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