Uganda exported 264,611 60-kg bags of coffee in June, down 27 percent from a year earlier, regulator Uganda Coffee Development Authority (UCDA) said on Wednesday.
Ghana's national statistics office said on Wednesday that annual producer price inflation was 33.1 percent year-on-year in June.
PayPal has signed up "tens of thousand" of Nigerians in its first week of operating in Africa's biggest economy, with consumers already purchasing items from Britain, China and the United States via its online platform, a company official said.
Nigeria's central bank held interest rates at 12 percent on Tuesday, keeping them at the same level as the last two years, but its new governor said he would be seeking a gradual reduction in rates over the next five years.
The Bank of Ghana will issue a 400 million-cedi ($117 million) three-year domestic bond on July 31 to support the government's budget, head of the treasury Yao Abalo said on Monday.
Cameroon, the world's fifth cocoa grower, has exported 152,941 tonnes of cocoa beans from the start of the 2013/14 season to end-June, down from 203,220 tonnes in the corresponding previous season, the National Cocoa and Coffee Board said on…