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    03-Dec-2018 to 08:14

    Mozambique eyes $5b extractive sector investment in 2019 – Official

    APA-Maputo (Mozambique) — Mozambique’s northern region is eyeing US$5 billion foreign direct investment into the extractive sector in 2019, Investment and Exports Promotion Agency head Lourenço Sambo has said.

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    02-Dec-2018 to 14:03

    Africa’s debt crisis back in the spotlight

    APA-Nairobi (Kenya) — Over 200 economists and other key stakeholders are in Nairobi for a five- day Africa Economic Consortium conference to discuss Africa's looming debt crisis.

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    02-Dec-2018 to 13:40

    Kenya, Tanzania launch one-stop border post

    APA-Nairobi (Kenya) — President Uhuru Kenyatta and his Tanzanian counterpart, John Pombe Magufuli on Saturday pitched for small traders as they officially launched the Namanga One-Stop Border Post (OSBP).

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    30-Nov-2018 to 13:36

    Kenya: Inflation rises to 5.58 percent in November

    APA-Nairobi (Kenya) — Kenya’s overall inflation rate for the month of November rose marginally to 5.58 percent, from 5.53 percent in October, mainly due to an increase in the cost of transport, the Kenya National Bureau of Statistics (KNBS) disclosed on Friday.

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    29-Nov-2018 to 13:43

    Cameroon secures 11.7b fCFA loan from AfBD

    APA-Douala (Cameroon) by Mbog Achille — The African Development Bank (AfDB) Group has granted a 11.7 billion CFA francs loan to Cameroon for the construction of the Ring Road, which links the country’s northwest and southwest regions to Nigeria.

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    29-Nov-2018 to 05:34

    S/African power utility interim profit plunges 89%

    APA-Johannesburg (South Africa) — South Africa’s power utility Eskom’s first-half profit have plunged 89% and the situation at the parastatal is likely to worsen in the next six months, according to its chairperson Jabu Mabuza on Wednesday.

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    28-Nov-2018 to 19:04

    Kenya: Unclaimed financial assets amounts to $20m

    APA-Nairobi(Kenya) — Kenyan institutions holding unclaimed financial assets have surrendered 2.58 billion shillings( $20 million) and over 100 million units of abandoned shares more in the just concluded year 2018 compliance cycle, a preliminary report released on Wednesday shows.

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