MTN Group recently made a takeover attempt for Telkom, which would have seen South Africa's second and third largest telecoms providers merge, according to people familiar with the matter. Read more.
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The International Monetary Fund (IMF) says Zambia’s new administration need to take steps to restore macroeconomic stability while protecting the vulnerable and creating more inclusive growth. Read more.
With the objective being to pluck Zambia out of its protracted debt crisis, the country’s newly appointed Finance Minister Situmbeko Musokotwane, last week on Friday made a pledge to conclude talks with the International Monetary Fund (IMF) on matters of lending programme by October. Read more.
Businesses and economists are keeping a close eye on newly appointed Finance Minister Enoch Godongwana and his approach to policy, but have pledged to support him in the wake of Tito Mboweni’s surprise resignation and as President Cyril Ramaphosa announced a Cabinet reshuffle. Read more.
President Cyril Ramaphosa announced the resignation of Minister of Finance Tito Mboweni and the appointment of Enoch Godongwana to replace him on Thursday night, as he reshuffled his Cabinet for the first time in over two years. Read more.