By ANDREW MULENGA –
ZAMBIA’S inflation for September this year has gone up to 12 per cent from 10.8 per cent recorded the previous month mainly due to movement in food prices. According to the Zambia Statistical Agency (ZAMSTAT) monthly bulletin this means that on average, prices of goods and services increased by
12 per cent between September 2022 and September 2023.
ZAMSTAT statistician general Mulenga Musepa said the annual inflation for September 2023 had increased to 12 per cent from the previously recorded 10.8 per cent in August this year