11-Apr-2019 to 18:53

Sub-Saharan bloc set for renaissance

APA-N'Djaména (Chad) By Adam Hassane Deyé — The Community of Sahel-Saharan States (CEN-SAD) is set to hold an extraordinary summit in N'Djamena on Saturday to revive its activities, APA learned Thursday at the opening of a meeting of experts to prepare for the Council of Ministers meeting.

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11-Apr-2019 to 05:32

Nissan invests over $200m in S/African car plant

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — South African President Cyril Ramaphosa on Wednesday praised Japanese automotive giant Nissan’s US$214 million investment into its Rosslyn car plant in the capital Pretoria.

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08-Apr-2019 to 14:06

S/African gov't unease about Brexit impact on trade with EU

APA-Johannesburg (South Africa) — South Africa's sugar and automotive trade with the 27 member states of the European Union is a matter of concern for the ruling African National Congress should Britain leaves the union on Friday as scheduled, Trade and Industry Minister Rob Davies has said.

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08-Apr-2019 to 12:06

Mozambique, Lesotho utilities ink power trading pact

APA-Maputo (Mozambique) — Mozambique’s state-owned power utility Electricidade de Mocambique (EDM) on Monday renewed a contract for the supply of electricity to Lesotho Electricity Company (LEC) for another year.

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05-Apr-2019 to 12:15

S/Africa hands over leadership of BRICS council to Brazil

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — South Africa has handed over the leadership of the BRICS Business Council to Brazil following 12 successful months at the helm of the group of the world's leading emerging economies, the diplomacy has said.

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03-Apr-2019 to 11:55

S/Africa: BRICS bank’s annual meeting "a success" – Minister

APA-Cape Town (South Africa) — South African Finance Minister Tito Mboweni on Wednesday declared the 4th annual meeting of the BRICS’ New Development Bank (NDB) held in Cape Town for the past three days to be “a resounding success.”

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02-Apr-2019 to 14:17

Botswana, Zambian leaders to discuss bridge project

APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — Botswana’s President Mokgweetsi Masisi is leading a high-powered delegation visiting Zambia to discuss construction of the Kazungula Bridge, APA learnt here on Tuesday.

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