A story about Emeka and GDP rebasing

Nonso Obikili shares his thoughts on Rebasing the Nigerian GDP and other stories…

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I have a friend called Emeka. Emeka loves to run. Every morning Emeka runs from Obalende bus stop to Eko bridge and back. Of course the point of running for Emeka is to stay healthy. He heard running 5km a day is good enough to remain healthy. Emeka isn’t sure but by his estimates running from Obalende bus stop to Eko bridge and back is about 6.5km so that’s fine for him.

On April 6th 2014 Emeka upgraded. On that day his aunt bought a hi-tech GPS enabled running tracker for him. His running tracker informs him that the distance he runs every morning from Obalende bus stop to Eko bridge and back is actually 7km. Emeka is happy because he now knows that he had been running 7km all along.

Of course Emeka still ran from Obalende to Eko bridge and back that morning, same as he did…

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