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Tanzania: Cashew Processing to Be Done Locally

Dodoma — THE government on Thursday underscored the need to increase processing cashew nut locally to ensure a reliable local market for the crop.

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Plans to Expand Kariba Power Plant Hit Snag

PLANS by Zimbabwe to add two more generators to Kariba South have all but hit a brick wall, with the authority responsible for Kariba Dam saying the project was not feasible.

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Angola: Products Manufactured in Glopol to Replace Imports

Luanda — The minister of Geology and Mining and Industry, Joaquim David, Monday, in Viana district, said that the manufacture of plastic products in the country will replace their imports.

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Rapid Growth in Private Healthcare

With urban middle classes expanding more Africans are willing to pay for health protection, giving the insurance industry a boost - but coverage for the masses remains elusive.

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