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Kenya’s finance ministry cut its 2019 economic growth estimate to 5.6%, from an initial estimate of growth of about 6%.
The former finance minister Henry Rotich was criticised for raising spending in June and imposing additional tax measures on already squeezed taxpayers.
CNBC Africa's Kenneth Igbomor also caught up with former CEO of Access Bank Aigboje AIG-Imoukhuede to get his take on the merger.
South Africa's new Finance Minister Malusi Gigaba said on Wednesday Treasury is committed to fiscal consolidation plans outlined in the 2017 budget after S&P and Fitch downgraded the country to sub-invest
Pravin Gordhan tells CNBC Africa that he is still finance minister outside the North Gauteng High Court in South Africa's capital, Pretoria. "I'm here, I'm still finance minister," said Pravin Gordhan. This comes on...
ANC spokesman Zizi Kodwa denied the president had attacked the ministry, saying the article was poor journalism.
Nigeria, Africa's biggest economy and an OPEC member which relies on crude sales for about 70 percent of national income, has been hit hard by the fall in global crude prices since mid-2014.