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Thursday, February 27, 2020



Kenyan dollar reserves pile up amid rise in inflows

Kenya's U.S. dollar reserves rose by a record 244 million U.S. dollars last week boosted by a stronger shilling and a surge in inflows...

Kenyan dollar reserves dip below US$9 billion

The Kenyan foreign exchange reserves fell below the 9 billion U.S. dollars mark last week for the first time in over a month-and-a half. The...
Cattle farmers

Cattle farmers demand for grazing reserves

The Ghana National Association of Cattle Farmers (GNACAF) says the solution to the incessant crop farmers and herdsmen clash is the demarcation of cattle...

Namibia’s foreign exchange reserves decline in November

Namibia's foreign exchange reserves declined to a five-month low of 28.5 billion Namibian dollars (2.3 billion U.S. dollars) at the end of November, statistics...
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8 Chinese nationals join Zambia police as reserves

The head of the Zambia Police on Monday formally welcomed eight Chinese nationals into its reserve wing in an effort aimed at enhancing security...
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Kenya’s dollar reserves dip as apex bank supports shilling

Kenya's foreign exchange reserves declined by at least 60 million U.S. dollars this week as the Central Bank fought to buttress the shilling amid...

GNACAF States The Need for Grazing Reserves Cattle Herders

The Ghana National Association of Cattle Farmers (GNACAF) has called for the creation of grazing reserves for cattle to help address the conflict between...

Forestry Guards to be Handed Weapons – Forestry Commission

The forestry commission is considering arming its forest guards to protect them from armed attacks of illegal miners and illegal chainsaw operations. According to the...
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Madagascar’s currency reserves record 40-percent increase

Madagascar's currency reserves has increased by 40 percent from 2015, a government official said Friday. Madagascar's currency reserves stand currently at about...
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Kenyan shilling recovers steadying dollar reserves

Kenya shilling has appreciated slightly against the U.S. dollar in the last one week, putting less pressure on the country's foreign exchange reserves. ...

Stakeholders Sensitize On Forest Conservation

Mrs Simone Lovera, the Executive Director of Global Forest Coalition (GFC), has asked Ghana to adopt the Community Conservation Resilience Initiative (CCRI) to protect...

Our Forest At The Mercy of Galamsey Operators

At this point, it makes sense to perhaps humbly ask God to take charge of the steering, since we have lost control over the...

Chinese Forex Reserves Kept Slipping in November

China's foreign exchange reserves fell for the fifth straight month in November, the country's forex regulator said Wednesday. Foreign exchange reserves stood at 3.05 trillion...

China forex reserves fall for 4th straight month

China's foreign exchange reserves shrank for a fourth straight month in October, the central bank said Monday. The world's largest currency hoard fell to 3.12...

China reserves right to recover looted relics

China reserves the right to recover any Chinese cultural relics confirmed to have been illegally looted, the State Administration of Cultural Heritage (SACH) said...
An exhibitor from Amiran Kenya sets his fresh produce during the Annual Naivasha Horticulture Trade Fair held in Naivasha, Nakuru County recently. Kenyan fruits and vegetables face ban in the EU market due to failure to meet set regulations. Photo: Antony Gitonga/Standard

Tanzania has enough food reserves

"Farmers will also have to export surplus crop harvests," said William Ole Nasha, the country's Deputy Minister for Agriculture, Livestock and Fisheries. ...
President Jacob Zuma

South African court stash judgment in case involving spy tapes of Zuma

After hearing the matter for three consecutive days, Deputy Judge President Aubrey Ledwaba, and two other judges in the court decided to reserve judgment...

South African court holds judgment in Nkandla case

The case was taken to the highest court in the country by the opposition Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) and Democratic Alliance (DA), with support...
China Money

China’s currency reserves plunged

China has been running down its vast foreign currency reserves in an attempt to boost the value of its own currency and stem a...

Planning An Affordable Vacation In Ghana

Just imagining the cost of a Vacation to Ghana is enough to cause a nervous breakdown. The Country’s Mesmerizing beaches, Luxurious hotels, Landmarks, Reserves...

Ukraine’s foreign exchange reserves increased by $5.8 bn

"We have managed to increase reserves without creating an imbalance in the foreign exchange market," Gontareva told reporters during a conference. She said that the...
Mahama Ayariga

Rededicate yourselves to purifying the ecosystem – Mahana Ayariga

Fourth Session of the General Assembly of the African Network of Biosphere Reserves (AfriMAB) has opened in Accra with a call on countries to...

Officials predicts that forex reserves of Algeria will sink 2016

Benkhalfa said the oil rich nation's foreign exchange reserves are expected to hit 151 billion U.S. dollars at the end of 2015 and 121...
Vice President Amissah-Arthur in a group photograph with former President Thabo Mbeki and his delegation

Vice President assures High Level Panel

He said currently the government had empowered the Intelligence Centre to be able to deal decisively with illicit financial flows out of the country. Vice...

China Places Checks On Overseas Funding

Beijing has eased the restrictions on Chinese companies seeking to raise funds overseas, after a record monthly decline in China?s foreign exchange reserves in...

Tanzanians has enough food reserve due to god harvest

He told the National Assembly that as of May 7, this year, the National Food Reserve Agency (FNRA) had a total of 420,190.21 tonnes...

Jonathan has squan?dered reserves totalling $67 billion

 Bisi Abidoye, AbujaThe Federal Government has denied the allegation by former President Oluse­gun Obasanjo that the administration of President Goodluck Jonathan has squan­dered...
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Nigeria’s foreign reserves stands at $36,682,393,745

There appears to be no end in sight for Nigeria?s sliding foreign reserves which have fallen by a total of $2.186 billion in December,...
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Russia says its currency crisis is over

Russia said yesterday its currency crisis was over even though its forex reserves have plunged and annual inflation has climbed above 10 percent, add?ing...
President Goodluck

Jonathan?s Eligibility In Doubt

An Abuja Federal High Court on Monday reserved ruling until Jan. 12 in a suit filed by Olatoye Wahab and Adejumo Ajegbe, seeking to disqualify President Goodluck...