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    • Sierra Leone: Press focuses on run-off election

      APA-Freetown (Sierra Leone) — The Sierra Leonean newspapers on Friday focus on the pending presidential run-off election, notably preparations of the two contending political parties and a court action threaten...

    • Gates Foundation invests over $1bn on healthcare in Nigeria

      APA-Abuja (Nigeria) — The Co-Chair, Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, Mr. Bill Gates, says his Foundation has invested over $1 billion in Nigeria’s healthcare system.

    • Swaziland braces for floods

      APA-Mbabane (Swaziland) — Swaziland's National Disaster Management Agency and the Meteorological Services Department warned on Friday that ongoing rains might result in flooding in parts of the country duri...

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    14-Mar-2018 to 18:52

    Namibia finally implements Solidarity Wealth Tax

    APA-Windhoek (Namibia) — The decision by the Namibian treasury to increase income tax for high income earners and to reduce levies for low earners is the implementation of the long-promised Solidarity Wealth Tax, Finance Minister Calle Schlettwein revealed.

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    14-Mar-2018 to 18:23

    Mozambican leader challenges police graduates on cybercrime

    APA-Maputo (Mozambique) — Mozambican President Filipe Nyusi has challenged graduates of the Academy of Police Sciences (ACIPOL) to fight and prevent cybercrimes as part of strategy to reduce the theft of assets and money in businesses and government agencies which has been on the rise.

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    14-Mar-2018 to 18:15

    Storm hits Swaziland, destroys $2.6m maternity ward

    APA-Mbabane (Swaziland) — A recently constructed maternity ward in Swaziland's only referral hospital was reduced to debris after a storm hit the country over the weekend.

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    14-Mar-2018 to 14:45

    Swaziland courts foreign investors for high speed telecoms network

    APA-Mbabane (Swaziland) — Swaziland Communications Commission chief executive officer Mvila Dlamini says his organisation is engaging potential foreign investors to build infrastructure that is capable of sustaining high speed networks.

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    14-Mar-2018 to 13:43

    S/African leader, CEOs vow to improve governance of state firms

    APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — South African President Cyril Ramaphosa and chief executive officers (CEOs) of the country’s state-owned companies (SOCs) on Wednesday committed themselves to improve governance of the SOCs in order to ensure economic growth in the country, the presidency said.

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    14-Mar-2018 to 13:33

    Swaziland apex bank slashes 2018 growth forecast

    APA-Mbabane (Swaziland) — The Central Bank of Swaziland (CBS) on Wednesday forecast economic growth of 1.3 percent for 2018, significantly lower than an initial projection of 2.8 percent.

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    14-Mar-2018 to 13:04

    S/Africa's apex bank launches forex forum

    APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — The South African Reserve Bank has established the South African Foreign Exchange Committee (SAFXC) to guide and encourage market participants to adhere to the Foreign Exchange Global Code, the central bank announced on Wednesday.

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