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29-May-2022 to 12:12

Zimbabwe: 13,000 arrested for immigration-related offences

APA-Harare (Zimbabwe) — Zimbabwe arrested about 13,000 people for immigration-related offences during the first four months of 2022, state media reported on Sunday.

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27-May-2022 to 13:47

S/Africa’s apex bank targets inflationary pressures – Official

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — South Africa's rising inflation has become a serious concern for both real incomes and consumption, with food prices and transport costs showing upwards trends, reserve bank deputy governor Kuben Naidoo said on Friday.

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27-May-2022 to 12:34

Ramaphosa hopes ‘monkeypox stays away from S/Africa’

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — President Cyril Ramaphosa says he hopes that monkeypox will spare South Africa in view of the fact that the country is still smarting from the Covid-19 pandemic.

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26-May-2022 to 13:38

S/African government condemns racism at schools

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — The South African government on Thursday condemned acts of racism at the University of Stellenbosch in the Western Cape province.

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26-May-2022 to 11:22

S/Africa exports to Africa surpass $26 billion in 2021 – Minister

APA-Cape Town (South Africa) — South Africa’s exports to fellow African countries surpassed its trade to the European Union in 2021 – with some US$26 billion recorded as compared to exports to the EU which amounted to US$24 billion during the same year, APA has learnt.

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26-May-2022 to 09:58

Zimbabwe’s inflation rate quickens to 131.7 percent in May

APA-Harare (Zimbabwe) — Zimbabwe’s annualised inflation rate quickened to 131.7 percent in May, fuelled by the sharp devaluation of the local currency over the past few weeks.

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25-May-2022 to 17:25

AU chair calls for own rating agency

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — Africa is on Wednesday celebrating Africa Day, with the African Union chairperson and Senegalese President Macky Sall calling for the creation of a Pan-African credit agency to serve the continent much better than the current case with Western ratings agencies.

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