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APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — The Southern African Customs Union (SACU) has resolved to strengthen its industrial capacity to cushion its member states from the vagaries of global geo-politics and other shocks triggered by events such as the Russia-Ukraine war and the COVID-19 pandemic.

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APA – Lagos (Nigeria) — The price of OPEC basket of 13 crudes stood at $117.64 a barrel on Wednesday, June 29, 2022, compared with $117.55 the previous day, according to OPEC Secretariat calculations.

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APA – Accra (Ghana) — The 88th Ordinary Session of the Council of Ministers of the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) will hold in Accra, Ghana from Thursday, June 30 to July 1, 2022.

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APA – Accra (Ghana) — The report that Ghana will host the 61st Ordinary Session of the Authority of the ECOWAS Heads of State and Government in Accra on July 3, 2022, which will mark the end of the second-year stewardship of President Akufo-Addo as Chair of ECOWAS is one of the leading stories in the Ghanaian press on Thursday.

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APA – Lagos (Nigeria) — The plan by business leaders and government officials from Nigeria and Europe to identify new opportunities to unlock the Nigerian economy towards win-win outcomes for Nigeria and Europe at the 8th EU-Nigeria Business Forum taking place in Lagos this week is one the trending stories in Nigerian newspapers on Thursday.

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APA-Harare (Zimbabwe) — The leader of Zimbabwe’s Council of Chief was elected president of the Pan African Parliament in polls held at the continental legislature in South Africa on Wednesday.

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