You are currently viewing our desktop site, do you want to download our app instead?
Moneyweb Android App Moneyweb iOS App Moneyweb Mobile Web App
Home    News

LATEST Africa  

Zimbabwe, beset by soaring Covid-19 cases

25 Jan 2021 /  MacDonald Dzirutwe, Reuters  
Gets vaccine offers from Russia, China.

Zimbabwe seeks to list company holding state mining assets

25 Jan 2021 /  Antony Sguazzin, Bloomberg   2
To raise cash to meet government obligations, the nation’s finance minister said.

Courage doesn’t mean you aren’t afraid

25 Jan 2021 /  Cathy Buckle   4
Inspiring words from an advocate recently incarcerated in Zimbabwe.

In Zimbabwe, coronavirus sick told to buy own ventilators

24 Jan 2021 /  Ray Ndlovu, Bloomberg   1
Private hospitals are better equipped, but out of reach for most Zimbabweans.

Africa trade pact gets $1bn to offset revenue losses

22 Jan 2021 /  Prinesha Naidoo and Eileen Gbagbo, Bloomberg  
For countries that lower cross-border tariffs as part of the world’s biggest free-trade area.

Zimbabwe government reduces operations

22 Jan 2021 /  Desmond Kumbuka, Bloomberg   1
Amid Covid-19 resurgence.

Nigeria now expects first Covid-19 vaccines in February

22 Jan 2021 /  William Clowes and Ruth Olurounbi, Bloomberg  
With health workers, top government officials and vulnerable people to be given priority.

Africa trade pact gets $1bn to offset revenue losses

21 Jan 2021 /  Prinesha Naidoo and Eileen Gbagbo, Bloomberg   1
The world’s biggest free-trade area was implemented January 1.

Africa’s Covid-19 death rate now higher than global rate

21 Jan 2021 /  Nairobi newsroom and Maggie Fick, Reuters   1
Africa's coronavirus case fatality rate stands at 2.5%, higher than the global level of 2.2%.

Zimbabwe’s foreign minister dies after contracting Covid-19

20 Jan 2021 /  MacDonald Dzirutwe, Bloomberg  
Sibusiso Moyo was a former army general.

Covid-19 shots to cost $3 to $10 under African Union vaccine plan

20 Jan 2021 /  Giulia Paravicini, Ludwig Burger and Michael Erman, Reuters   2
According to a draft briefing on the plan prepared by the African Export-Import Bank (Afreximbank).

Key questions answered on Covid-19 vaccines for African countries

19 Jan 2021 /  Benjamin Kagina   3
What’s immediately available?

African central bankers out of policy space to fight recessions

19 Jan 2021 /  Prinesha Naidoo, Bloomberg  
Monetary policy committees have limited scope to provide stimulus after aggressive easing.

Zimbabwe banks shut 17% of branches

18 Jan 2021 /  Ray Ndlovu, Bloomberg   1
As virus drives digitisation.

Follow us:

Search Articles:Advanced Search
Click a Company: