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Zimbabwe releases more bank notes, threatening a repeat recession

Despite fears in July that releasing more than 200 million bank notes would lead to hyper inflation, Zimbabwe has planned to release 300 million.

All that is solid turns to currency

Things that signify value include faces on notes to the currency of a social media following, and a return to the barter system

Madiba’s image to grace new bank notes

President Jacob Zuma has announced that all of the new South African bank notes will bear the image of former president Nelson Mandela.

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Concourt to hear Zondo commission’s application for contempt order against Zuma on March 25

The former president has been one week to file answering papers in the application that also seeks a prison sentence imposed on him

Koko maintains he had no idea he was exchanging emails with a man likely to be Salim Essa

In his four turn on the witness stand, the former Eskom CEO maintains he was tricked into sharing company information with a third party

Zuma foundation claims ex-president was prepared to testify, but Zondo played politics

Zuma’s namesake organisation twists facts and the law – he told Zondo he would answer questions but only in private to the deputy chief justice

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