Compiled by Eunice Nwakwo
PRICES for essential commodities varies from day to day.
Here are lists for certain commodities which include:
A painter of garri – N500
3 cups of garri – N100
A basket of fresh tomatoes is – N30,000
Palm oil 1 liter is – N300
A cup of mellon, hand peel – N250
Engine peel – N200
A bag of foreign rice 50kg is between – N15,500 to N17,000
A bag of local rice 50kg is between N12,000 and N13,000
10kg semovita is – N2,500
1 litre vegetable oil is about – N600
Half painter palm fruits is between N250 and N300.
400grames of tin tomatoes is N250
There is little rise in prices of foods as farmers have started cultivating crops.