IMF demanded that Congo ensure the long-term sustainability of its debt as a precondition for a three-year extended credit facility programs.
Motorists have a reason to celebrate, the price of fuel has dropped by almost R1 a litre. It is the first time in six months that petrol prices have decreased.
Oil prices were mixed on Tuesday as supply cuts, led by producer club OPEC, and US sanctions on fuel exports from Iran and Venezuela supported crude, while concerns about an economic slowdown weighed on the market.
A group of producers led by the OPEC, known as OPEC+, has been withholding oil supply since the start of the year to tighten the market and prop up prices.
Millions of Venezuelans were hit by a new blackout on Monday, the second to hit the OPEC nation this month, that shuttered businesses, plunged the main airport into darkness and left commuters stranded in the capital.