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Why this economist thinks Zim’s foreign currency ban is a premature move

In the battle of Zimbabwe versus the world, foreign currencies have been banned for all local transactions. The announcement made by Finance Minister Mthuli Ncube officially put an end to Zimbabwe's multiple currency regime. Who stands to gain or lose the most? Economist, John Robertson joins CNBC Africa for more.

How Zimbabweans are surviving exorbitant food prices

Zimbabwe has been struggling with a knock to the price of food and other goods as inflation has increased massively. For more on the impact of the dire situation In Zimbabwe CNBC Africa’s Fifi Peters spoke to people on the ground who have been affected the most by the economic crisis.