The Uganda Bureau of Statistics (UBOS) announced that the annual inflation rate for the year ending June 2011 eased to 15.8% from 16.0% in May 2011.

Kenya’s overall inflation rate increased to 14.49 percent in June 2011 from 12.95 percent registered in the year ended May 2011. This increase is highly attributed to higher food inflation rate (22.52%) registered in year ended June 2011.

Zambia inflation rate for the month of June 2011 stood at 9.0% from 8.9% recorded in the month of May 2011.