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Ethiopia inflation falls to 6.7 pct in December – Reuters

ADDIS ABABA (Reuters) – Ethiopia’s year-on-year inflation dropped to 6.7 percent in December from 7.0 percent the previous month, the statistics office said on Thursday.

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The Central Statistics Agency said food inflation slowed to 5.3 percent in December from 6.1 percent in November. Non-food inflation was 8.2 percent in December, compared with 8.1 percent in November.

(Reporting by Aaron Maasho; Writing by Duncan Miriri; Editing by Louise Ireland)

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