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PRICES OF GAS/ KEROSENE

Prices of Cooking Gas, Kerosene increase by over 100% in 12 months — NBS Report.
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According to data released by the National Bureau of Statistics (NBS), the prices of cooking gas and kerosene have increased by 101 percent and 102.38 percent, respectively, in the last year.
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In its Price Watch for August 2022, the Bureau said Taraba State recorded the highest average price for refilling a cylinder of cooking gas with Katsina State being the lowest price. The NBS said, “The average retail price for refilling a 5kg Cylinder of Liquefied Petroleum Gas (Cooking Gas) increased by 1.34% on a month-on-month basis from N4,397.68 recorded in July 2022 to N4,456.56 in August 2022.
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“On a year-on-year basis, this rose by 101.17% from N2,215.33 in August 2021. “On state profile analysis, Taraba recorded the highest average price for refilling a 5kg Cylinder of Liquefied Petroleum Gas (Cooking Gas) with N4,925.44, followed by Adamawa with N4,920.00, and Lagos with N4,782.50.

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