The amount Nigeria hopes to borrow to fund its newly licensed Development Bank of Nigeria.
The minimum share of black ownership (up from 26%) of mining assets being proposed by South African mines minister Mosebenzi Zwane as part of a long-delayed and contentious mining charter.
The number of Africans newly elevated to the elite rank of cardinal within the Catholic Church by Pope Francis. Archbishop Jean Zerbo, 73, from Mali.
The Central Bank of Ghana's new benchmark interest rate after it was cut from 23.5% by the new governor.
The number of months by which OPEC members have agreed to extend a global output cut aimed at mopping up excess supply.
Mozambique's GDP growth in the first quarter of 2017, down from 5.3% a year ago.
The expected value of goods handled annually by Africa's...