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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.


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.


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.


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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