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    16-Apr-2018 to 15:11

    Zimbabwe’s inflation rate eases to 2.68 percent in March

    APA-Harare (Zimbabwe) — Zimbabwe’s annualised consumer inflation dropped marginally to 2.68 percent in March on the back of stable prices of foodstuffs, official data showed on Monday.

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    14-Apr-2018 to 12:55

    Cameroon: Employers association primed for SME development center

    APA-Yaounde (Cameroon) — The Employers’ Association of Cameroon (GIGAM) o Saturday announced the launch next Tuesday in the country’s commercial capital, Douala of its Small and Medium Enterprise Development Center (CDPME).

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    13-Apr-2018 to 18:40

    Sierra Leone seriously broke – President Bio

    APA-Freetown (Sierra Leone) — Sierra Leone’s new President, Julius Maada Bio, has lamented the state of his country’s economy, describing it as the worst since independence.

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    13-Apr-2018 to 15:33

    Kenya enters pact with Schlumberger for oil field development plan

    APA-Nairobi (Kenya) — The National Oil Corporation of Kenya on Friday disclosed they have partnered with the US-based firm, and world’s number one oil and gas services company, Schlumberger Limited, to support in building the field development plan for the Lokichar oil discoveries in northern Kenya.

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    13-Apr-2018 to 15:20

    Franc Zone countries invited to ‘pool efforts’

    APA-Brazzaville (Congo) — Congolese Prime Minister Clement Mouamba on Friday called on Franc Zone countries to “pool their efforts” to provide adequate responses to the challenges facing them, such as the fight against corruption and money laundering.

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    13-Apr-2018 to 14:59

    World's 'biggest diamond' discovered in Botswana

    APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — Diamond miner Lucara announced on Friday that it has recovered a 472 carat, top light brown gem diamond, the third largest diamond ever recovered from its 100 percent-owned Karowe Diamond Mine in central Botswana.

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    13-Apr-2018 to 12:57

    South Africa: Black professionals to transform energy sector - Minister

    APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — South African Energy Minister Jeff Radebe on Friday launched the Black Energy Professionals Association (BEPA), a body that would allow black professionals “to get their hands dirty and work towards transformation in the energy sector.”

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