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S/African president demands global effort to rebuild African economy

South African President Cyril Ramaphosa, on Tuesday, pleaded for global solidarity in the economic recovery from the ...

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Kenyan economy expected to grow by 6.4% in 2021 – National treasury

Kenya’s economy is forecast to grow by 6.4 percent in 2021 from an estimated 0.6 percent in ...

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Zambia, IMF to hold virtual meeting on extended credit facility

The  Zambian government said on Friday that it will next month hold a virtual meeting with the ...

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S. Africa records lowest inflation in 16 years

South Africa’s annual Consumer Price Index (CPI) for 2020 was at 3.3 per cent, the lowest inflation ...

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Egyptian president pledges support for AfCFTA’s activities

Egyptian President Abdel-Fattah al-Sisi on Sunday reiterated his country’s support for the African Continental Free Trade Area ...

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Mozambique’s economy may be affected by border closure with S. Africa – minister

Janfar Abdulai, the Mozambican minister of transport and communications, said that the partial closure of the borders ...

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Kenya secures debt service suspension for 6 months from Paris Club

Kenya’s creditors said on Monday they have agreed to suspend the east African nation’s debt service for ...

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China cancels $28m of DR Congo debt to help coronavirus fight

China has cancelled a part of the debt owed by DR Congo to help the sub-Saharan giant ...

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Buhari signs Nigeria’s 2021 budget of N13.5trn into law

Nigerian  President, Muhammadu Buhari has signed the 2021 budget into law. The signing was done at the ...

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After Covid-19: Reviving ruined economies using limited resources

By JAMES ANYANZWA East African governments are full of expectations that come 2021 their battered economies will ...

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