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Nigeria - Borno and Yobe States Market Monitoring


Nigeria - Borno and Yobe States Market Monitoring

This monthly bulletin provides a synopsis on price changes for commonly consumed staples and on prices of food commodities in Borno and Yobe states. Its main objective is to monitor and analyze commodity prices in order to inform stakeholders: of food price changes over time, at different markets and how these prices of staples change relative to other local commodities that are key sources of meeting food requirements for vulnerable households. To this end, WFP Nigeria Country Office is implementing a bi-weekly market monitoring system in 11 markets in Yobe State, which include Damaturu, Bursari, Fune, Potiskum, Jakusko, Geidam, Yunusari, Yusufari, Bade, Nguru, Nangere markets are monitored and in 9 main markets (Monday market, Abbaganaram, Budum, Kasuwan Shanu, Bullumkutu, Baga Road, Tashan Bama, Custom market and Bolori Stores) within Maiduguri and Jere Local Government Areas (LGAs) of Borno State to highlight the impact of market trends on households’ access to food.