16-Sep-2021 to 08:16

Zimbabwe eyes power imports from Mozambique, Zambia

APA-Harare (Zimbabwe) — Zimbabwe has turned to two neighbouring countries to ease crippling shortages of electricity that have seen the country experiencing power cuts in the past few weeks.

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16-Sep-2021 to 07:18

Afreximbank to provide $500m to Ethiopian commercial banks

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — The African Export-Import Bank (Afreximbank) Wednesday announced plan to provide $500 million to back up Ethiopian commercial banks through its trade facilitation program.

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15-Sep-2021 to 09:48

Nigeria: Inflation rate drops by over 17 percent - Official

APA-Abuja (Nigeria) — Nigeria's rate of inflation has witnessed a 17.01 percent drop in August compared to 17 38 percent in July of this year, APA can report quoting the national statistics office on Wednesday.

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13-Sep-2021 to 18:16

Togo emulates C/d’Ivoire’s Electricity For All Programme

APA-Abidjan (Côte d'Ivoire) — A Togolese delegation led by the Minister of Energy and Mines, Mrs. Mawunyo Mila Aziable, has been in immersion in Cote d’Ivoire’s Electricity for All Programme from September 9 to 10, 2021.

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13-Sep-2021 to 12:48

BAT negotiated bribe for Mugabe, new evidence suggests

APA-Harare (Zimbabwe) — Global cigarette manufacturer British America Tobacco was on Monday caught in the eye of a storm amid revelations that it offered a bribe to former Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe to have some people released from prison.

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10-Sep-2021 to 09:16

AfDB approves $137m loan for Botswana’s post-COVID recovery

APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — The African Development Bank has approved a US$137-million loan to support Botswana’s post-COVID-19 economic recovery, the bank announced on Friday.

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10-Sep-2021 to 09:00

Weekly update on SANUSI 18 Currency Index

APA-Freetown-(Sierra Leone) — The value of the SANUSI 18 Currency Index appreciated by 0.93% against the US Dollar over the week, September 3 to September 10, 2021.

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