Tag : Restrictions

African News

Morocco locks down Casablanca, shuts schools over virus

Morocco imposed a lockdown on Casablanca and shut its schools Monday, the day they were supposed to reopen after summer, in a bid to stop...

Nigeria’s GDP contracts by 6.10 percent in Q2

Reuters Nigeria’s Gross Domestic Product (GDP) growth rate contracted by –6.10 per cent (year-on-year) in real terms in the second quarter of the year (Q2...
Business Insurance

South Africa retailers feel pain from virus pandemic

South Africa’s retail industry is feeling the pain from the coronavirus pandemic on two fronts — store closures during lockdown and the sharply reduced purchasing...