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Ethiopia's inflation at 10.4 percent year-on-year in August

ADDIS ABABA, Sept 4 (Reuters) – Ethiopia’s inflation rose to 10.4 percent year-on-year in August from 9.4 percent a month earlier, the statistics office said on Monday.

The Central Statistics Agency said in a statement that food inflation rose to 13.3 percent in August from 12.5 percent in July.

Non-food inflation increased to 7.1 percent from 5.9 percent the previous month, it said. (Reporting by Aaron Maasho; Editing by George Obulutsa)