Nigeria:Countrywide Fuel Queues As Officials Scramble to Abort Crisis

[Premium Times] Despite assurances given by the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC against any impending fuel crisis, most filling stations, particularly in the South-west part of the country, are still without the product.

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Zimbabwe: Causes of Price Hikes Under Probe

[The Herald] Government yesterday engaged captains of industry and Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe (RBZ) officials with a view to locating and solving challenges that triggered recent price increases and hoarding of products by consumers.Industry and Commerce Minister Dr Mike Bimha said last night that he held marathon meetings with representatives of the Confederation of Zimbabwe Industries (CZI), Zimbabwe National Chamber of Commerce (ZNCC), Oil Expressers Association of Zimbabwe and Confederation of Zimbabwe Retailers (CZR

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