10-Jul-2020 to 18:03

Financial Services industry dominates trading at Nigerian bourse

APA – Lagos (Nigeria) — The Financial Services industry led the activity chart this week on the floor of the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) with 629.368 million shares valued at N5.186 billion traded in 9,887 deals.

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10-Jul-2020 to 11:04

Nigerian press focuses on planned signing of the revised 2020 budget, others

APA – Lagos (Nigeria) — The signing of the revised 2020 budget by President Buhari and the decision by the Nigerian government to stop subsidizing petrol are the trending stories in Nigerian newspapers on Friday.

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09-Jul-2020 to 17:58

Egypt gets $90m USAID funding to boost various sectors

APA-Rabat (Morocco) — Egypt and the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) on Thursday signed six financing agreements worth 90 million dollars to implement priority development projects in the sectors of basic education, higher education, scientific research, science and technology, health, agriculture, trade and investment.

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08-Jul-2020 to 13:48

S/Africa: ‘Let’s protect workers, jobs worldwide’ - Ramaphosa

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — The international community should protect workers against the rising tide of unemployment through universal social protection, South African President Cyril Ramaphosa said on Wednesday.

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08-Jul-2020 to 11:46

Covid-19: AfDB predicts 3 percent growth rebound in Africa in 2021

APA-Abidjan (Cote d'Ivoire) — Africa is expected to witness an economic growth rebound of 3 percent in 2021 against -3.4 percent in the worst-case scenario for 2020 if the Covid-19 crisis is not contained, the African Development Bank (AfDB) said in a supplement to its “African Economic Outlook 2020 report.”

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05-Jul-2020 to 10:59

Rwanda's international flights not to resume before August 1

APA- Kigali (Rwanda) — Rwanda's Ministry of Infrastructure has announced that the country will reopen airport operations for scheduled commercial flights on August 1 but added that several measures shall be adhered to safeguard the health of passengers, crew and staff.

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04-Jul-2020 to 10:09

Covid-19: Bollore Logistics extends airlift with Africa

APA-Dakar (Senegal) — Against the backdrop of the Covid-19 health crisis, Bolloré Logistics is extending until 31 July 2020 the Wara Air Service, its special weekly cargo freight service between Europe and West Africa.

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