Zimbabwe approaches SA for more power supplies

Eskom power

Eskom power from MARCUS MUSHONGA in Harare, Zimbabwe HARARE – ZIMBABWE, which is experiencing massive load-shedding, is making frantic efforts to secure power supplies from neighbouring countries despite it owing foreign power utilities. It is pinning most of its hopes on South Africa and neighbouring Mozambique. President Emmerson Mnangagwa More...

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Frogfoot Head of Sales, Shane Chorley
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New administration fails to inspire comatose Angola economy

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Business builds bridges between Nigeria, South Africa

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