- The rising prices of foodstuff in Nigeria is a cause of concern for many
- So much so that many have taken to social media to share their thoughts
- Popular actress Kate Henshaw appears to be leading the charge
Most Nigerians have come out to complain about the high costs of food commodities in recent times. With the prices of staple foods such as rice, beans and garri at a record high, the current government has been lambasted by many.
Actress Kate Henshaw took to her Twitter account to share a list of prices of foodstuff currently and some of the reactions were hilarious.
See the tweet below:
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Meanwhile, Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development, Audu Ogbeh according to Leadership Newspaper promised that the federal government will intervene to make the prices reduce drastically.
“The federal government will intervene on the prices of rice and other commodities in the next two weeks. Details of the intervention would be spelt out for all Nigerians. We are talking to farmers to ensure that the prices are drastically reduced. Government has also put in place different measures aimed at making farming encouraging.”
We are still waiting for the price reduction sir.
NAIJ.com recently visited some markets in Lagos to confirm the prices of foodstuff. Watch our report below: