30-Jun-2022 to 16:37

UEMOA reaches 6.1 percent growth rate in 2021

APA - Dakar (Senegal) — The economy of the sub-regional monetary bloc is gradually recovering from the Covid-19 pandemic.

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29-Jun-2022 to 08:52

Botswana, De Beers extend rough diamond sale pact

APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — The Botswana government and the De Beers Group have extended by a year an agreement under which a jointly owned diamond mine sells the bulk of its rough gems to the global giant.

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28-Jun-2022 to 17:06

Trans-Saharan gas pipeline project reaches important stage

APA - Niamey (Niger) — Niger’s Oil Minister has announced a new development towards the realization of the Trans-Saharan Gas Pipeline (TSGP), a project linking his country to Algeria and Nigeria.

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28-Jun-2022 to 08:34

Malawi: Catholic priest, others get life sentences for albino murder

APA-Blantyre (Malawi) — A Malawian judge has sentenced a Catholic priest and several others to prison terms ranging from 30 years to life over the murder of a man with albinism in March 2018.

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28-Jun-2022 to 07:04

Air Canada to launch new route from Ottawa to Rwanda

APA - Kigali (Rwanda) — Air Canada will soon operate a new route between Ottawa and Kigali, an official source confirmed Monday.

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27-Jun-2022 to 12:12

Zimbabwe central bank hikes policy rate to record 200 percent

APA-Harare (Zimbabwe) — Zimbabwe's central bank has raised its policy rate to a record high of 200 percent in a move aimed at aligning interest rates with surging commodity prices and exchange rate developments.

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27-Jun-2022 to 11:49

Zimbabwe to maintain multi-currency system – Minister

APA-Harare (Zimbabwe) — The Zimbabwe government will continue using the country’s multi-currency payment system for the next five year as part of a raft of measures announced by Finance Minister Mthuli Ncube on Monday.

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