Rice is a very important foodstuff in Nigeria and especially the world. That it is botanically known as “Oryza Sativa” and it is one of the most best grain/cereal eaten by peoples.
After One year ago the price of rice in Nigeria was 18000 Naira but now it increases more than the price at the back. In 2019 even poor people eat the Rice as Everyday Food, but nowadays a poor people can not afford to buy it. it was now increase more than their Monthly income the earns or per day
See the current price of Nigerian rice.
In 2020, 50kg bag of foreign rice is sold for huge N31, 000 while Nigerian rice is sold for N25, 000 because of the unstable economy and only richest citizens can afford to eating rice on a daily basis.
Rice (50kg) @ Mile 12 Market, Lagos == N28,000 (imported)
Rice (Paint Bucket) @ Mile 12 Market, Lagos.== N2,400 (imported)
Rice (50kg) @ Ninth Mile Market, Enugu == N28,000 (local)
Rice (Paint Bucket) @ Ninth Mile Market == N2,650 (local)
Rice (50kg) @ Ughelli Main Market == N30,000 (local)
Rice (Paint Bucket) @ Ughelli Main Market == N2,500 (local)
Please people share you opinion at comment section and also pray for those that they cannot afford to buy it.