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ZIMBABWE | "Certain industries need to be protected", Shingai Mutasa, Masawara Holdings

TSVANGIRAYI MUKWAZHI FOR TAR
ITW, Shingai Mutasa, Majority shareholder, Masawara Holdings
Through the prism of Sable Chemicals and the Cresta hotel group – assets he acquired in early 2018 – the Zimbabwean magnate talks about his hopes for the country’s economy and the strategies its new government must adopt

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Zimbabwe plans new currency as dollar shortage bites - Finance Minster

AP/SIPA

HARARE - Zimbabwe will introduce a new currency in the next 12 months, the country's Finance Minister said, as a shortage of U.S. dollars plunges the financial system into disarray, forcing businesses to close and threatening unrest.

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South Africa needs to bail out Eskom, says former Eskom adviser Rothschild

Windmills generating electricity for South Africa's electric company Eskom- Credits: AP Photo/Schalk van Zuydam

The South African government needs to "bite the bullet" and bail out struggling state-run power firm Eskom, which has asked for 100 billion rand ($7 billion) in government support

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Day in the life: Samuel Muzimbi

Lidudumalingani MqombothiSamuel Muzimbi’s makeshift stand, hung with his self-made shoes and accessories, has been a landmark in Melville, Johannesburg, for 11 years

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Steinhoff shares tumble after accounts, PwC probe delayed

A shopper takes his shopping cart along one of the wide walk-ways at the newly-opened Mall of Africa in Midrand, South Africa, Thursday April 28, 2016. (AP Photo/Denis   A probe into accounting irregularities at Steinhoff International and the release of the retailer's restated results have been delayed, it said on Thursday, sending its shares down as much as 21 percent.

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