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Ghana budget deficit expected to fall to 4.9 pct this year: president

Ghana's gross domestic product is expected to grow more than 8 percent next year, compared with a projected 4.1 percent this year.

Re-elected Zambia president Edgar Lungu pledges focus on economy

Lungu said Zambians should put the divisive elections behind them and work as one to develop the country.

Zuma says S.Africa's nuclear expansion plan on despite tight funds

Africa's most industrialised country has said it intends to build new nuclear power stations to reduce its heavy dependence on coal.

Ex-Barclays chief Diamond still on the hunt for Barclays Africa

Diamond is looking to acquire Barclays' remaining 50 percent stake in Barclays Africa Group.

Dark side of S.A's city of gold

Scores of illegal miners die each year in the labyrinth of tunnels that stretch beneath the streets of Johannesburg and beyond.

Women vs men – savings habits

Only 39% of women have banked cash savings, while this figure is 45% for men, according to Old Mutual Savings and Investment Monitor.

Digital crowdfunding in Africa

Entrepreneurs who seek funding for their businesses have to pitch their projects to an audience of potential backers.

SA is not in recession – Gordhan

South Africa has a better than 50 percent chance of avoiding a downgrade of its credit rating to "junk" status this year, Gordhan told business leaders in Johannesburg on Tuesday.

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