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Zimbabwe reintroduces use of foreign currency before COVID-19 lockdown

5 hours ago
Zimbabwe on Sunday reintroduced the use of foreign currencies in local transactions ahead of...

Egypt’s banks introduce limitations on cash withdrawals and deposits amid COVID-19 outbreak

6 hours ago
Egyptian banks have been instructed to apply temporary limits on daily withdrawals and deposits...

AfDB launches $3 billion “Fight COVID-19” social bond

1 day ago
The African Development Bank (AfDB) announced that it had raised $3 billion in a...

Nigeria needs $330 million for COVID-19 battle

3 days ago
Nigeria has appealed to private companies to make voluntary contributions toward the 120 billion...

East African Community calls for free movement of goods amid COVID-19 battle

4 days ago
The East African Community (EAC) on Thursday announced a number of resolutions designed to...

IMF, World Bank Clear Somalia for Debt Relief

4 days ago
The IMF and the World Bank on Wednesday said Somalia had taken the necessary...
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Africa needs $100 billion stimulus pkg to fight COVID-19, says UN

26 mins ago
Africa is two to three weeks away from the worst of the coronavirus storm and needs an emergency economic stimulus of $100 billion to bolster preventative...
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Kenya records eight new COVID-19 cases

1 hour ago
The number of confirmed cases of the coronavirus in Kenya stands at 50 after the government recorded eight new cases of the virus. Kenyan Health...
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Marathon great Kipchoge: We will win fight against coronavirus

3 hours ago
Eliud Kipchoge, the world’s greatest marathon man, reckoned his first reaction was shock when he heard at home in Kenya that the 2020 Olympic...
Halligan Agade

The current global picture of the spread of COVID-19

3 hours ago
Countries affected by the coronavirus pandemic entered another week of strict quarantine measures and several nations introduced new economic stimulus to aid citizens and...
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South Africa announces tax relief for businesses hit by COVID-19

4 hours ago
South Africa’s National Treasury said on Sunday it was introducing a new tax subsidy of 500 rand ($28) per month for each worker to...
CGTN Africa

Africa needs $100 billion stimulus pkg to fight COVID-19, says UN

26 mins ago
Africa is two to three weeks away from the worst of the coronavirus storm and needs an emergency economic stimulus of $100 billion to bolster preventative...
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Kenya records eight new COVID-19 cases

1 hour ago
The number of confirmed cases of the coronavirus in Kenya stands at 50 after the government recorded eight new cases of the virus. Kenyan Health...
Halligan Agade

Marathon great Kipchoge: We will win fight against coronavirus

3 hours ago
Eliud Kipchoge, the world’s greatest marathon man, reckoned his first reaction was shock when he heard at home in Kenya that the 2020 Olympic...
Halligan Agade

The current global picture of the spread of COVID-19

3 hours ago
Countries affected by the coronavirus pandemic entered another week of strict quarantine measures and several nations introduced new economic stimulus to aid citizens and...
CGTN Africa

South Africa announces tax relief for businesses hit by COVID-19

4 hours ago
South Africa’s National Treasury said on Sunday it was introducing a new tax subsidy of 500 rand ($28) per month for each worker to...
CGTN Africa