Botswana stock exchange reports down slide
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Botswana stock exchange reports down slide

from ODIRILE TOTENG in Gaborone, BotswanaGABORONE, (CAJ News) – THE Botswana Stock Exchange (BSE) is struggling to recover from the economic gloom emanating from the coronavirus pandemic. The…

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Drought leaves Madagascar on the brink of catastrophe
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Drought leaves Madagascar on the brink of catastrophe

from MARIO RAJOMAZANDRY in Antananarivo, MadagascarANTANANARIVO, (CAJ News) – WITH acute malnutrition rates rising rapidly especially among children, urgent action is required to address an unfolding humanitarian crisis…

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Zimplats increases spend on exploration projects
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Zimplats increases spend on exploration projects

by DANAI MWARUMBWAHARARE, (CAJ News) – ZIMPLATS has spent US$0,7 million on exploration projects since the beginning of the current year. This is a slight increase from the…

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‘Africa has the potential to feed the world’
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‘Africa has the potential to feed the world’

from ALEXIS DOUMBIA in Abidjan, Ivory CoastABIDJAN, (CAJ News) – FINANCIAL institutions and researchers have pledged to work closely with African leaders to address rising hunger on the…

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‘Racist’ banks sucked into ANC factional battles
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‘Racist’ banks sucked into ANC factional battles

from SAVIOUS KWINIKA in Johannesburg, South AfricaJOHANNESBURG, (CAJ News) – SOUTH African banks have come under pressure from unions following the financial institutions’ targeting of indigenous firm, Ayo…

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Japan finances Zimbabwe COVID-19 intervention
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Japan finances Zimbabwe COVID-19 intervention

by MARCUS MUSHONGA HARARE, (CAJ News) – JAPAN has allocated over US$1 million to support Zimbabwe’s coronavirus (COVID-19) response. The financial support given to the United Nations Children’s…

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Mobile fraud in Africa dealt a blow
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Mobile fraud in Africa dealt a blow

from AKANI CHAUKE in Johannesburg, South AfricaJOHANNESBURG, (CAJ News) – AN alliance between some leading technology companies is anticipated to eradicate mobile fraud, which cost Africa US$4 billion…

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Zimbabwe to deploy drones to curb corruption at borders
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Zimbabwe to deploy drones to curb corruption at borders

by MARCUS MUSHONGAHARARE, (CAJ News) – ZIMBABWE plans to invest US$2 million in the procurement of drones to reduce smuggling and underhand deals at points of entry. The…

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Huawei performance in line with forecast
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Huawei performance in line with forecast

from TINTSWALO BALOYI in Johannesburg, South AfricaJOHANNESBURG, (CAJ News) – HUAWEI has reported increases of more than 3 percent in revenues and net profit in 2020 on the…

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How Africa lost billions to cyber criminals in 2020
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How Africa lost billions to cyber criminals in 2020

from SAIOUS KWINIKA in Johannesburg, South AfricaJOHANNESBURG, (CAJ News) – A MOBILE payment cyber security specialist has lifted the lid on the business model underpinning the mobile fraud…

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