Ethiopia's inflation rate edged up to 7.9 pct in the year to February from 7.8 percent a month before, after a rise in the price of some non-food items, official data showed on Wednesday.
Ghana's annual consumer price inflation rose to a fresh three-year high of 14.0 percent in February, up from 13.8 percent in January, the West African nation's statistics office said on Wednesday.
Egypt's annual urban inflation rate slowed to 9.8 percent in February, continuing to ease from a near four-year high reached in November, data from the official statistics agency CAPMAS showed on Monday.
South Africa's net gold and foreign exchange reserves beat expectations in February, rising to $45.337 billion from $44.918 billion in January, Reserve Bank data showed on Friday.
Standard & Poor's affirmed on Friday the sovereign credit ratings on the Gabonese Republic at 'BB-/B', citing the country's persistent current account surpluses and the government's modest debt burden.
Rwanda has cut the cost of fuel at the pump after a fall in the price of crude in international markets, the minister of trade and industry said on Thursday.