Zimbabwe has discontinued the usage of foreign currencies in the country.
The Democratic Republic of Congo’s new leadership is under mounting pressure to diversify the country’s economy from its dependence on raw materials following the plunge in the price of cobalt.
Data released by StatsSA last week indicate that the total value of all the goods and services produced in South Africa (i.e. the Gross Domestic Product or GDP) fell in the first quarter of 2019.
Ethiopia’s economy is expected to grow at 9% in 2019/2020 financial year according to Finance Minister Ahmed Shide, more than 1.5% higher than the International Monetary Fund’s growth projection of 7.7%.
Fuel retailers have expressed frustration over the Department of Energy delaying the release of the new fuel price adjustments