macroafricaintel Weekly | 14 May

By Rafiq Raji, PhD
Twitter: @DrRafiqRaji

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Date Data / Event Period Forecast Previous
16 May South Africa Retail Sales, % yy Mar 2018 2.6 4.9
Botswana CPI, % yy (mm) Apr 2018 2.3 (0.3) 2.8 (0.1)
Namibia CPI, % yy (mm) Apr 2018 3.4 (0.2) 3.5 (0.1)
Nigeria CPI, % yy (mm) Apr 2018 12.2 (0.6) 13.3 (0.8)
South Africa CPI, % yy (mm) Apr 2018 3.9 (0.2) 3.8 (0.4)

macroafricaintel Weekly | 7 May [Update]

By Rafiq Raji, PhD
Twitter: @DrRafiqRaji

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Date Data / Event Period Forecast Previous
10 May South Africa Manufacturing Production, % yy Mar 2018 0.3 0.6
10 May South Africa Mining Production, % yy Mar 2018 0.1 3.1
Seychelles CPI, % yy (mm) Apr 2018 4.2 (0.2) 4.7 (0.0)
Tanzania CPI, % yy (mm) Apr 2018 3.9 (0.5) 3.9 (1.2)
Botswana CPI, % yy (mm) Apr 2018 2.3 (0.3) 2.8 (0.1)
Namibia CPI, % yy (mm) Apr 2018 3.4 (0.2) 3.5 (0.1)
Nigeria CPI, % yy (mm) Apr 2018 12.2 (0.6) 13.3 (0.8)
Ghana CPI, % yy (mm) Apr 2018 9.6 (0.9) 10.4 (1.1)
South Africa CPI, % yy (mm) Apr 2018 3.9 (0.2) 3.8 (0.4)
Mauritius CPI, % yy (mm) Apr 2018 6.4 (0.6) 6.7 (0.6)

macroafricaintel Weekly | 7 May

By Rafiq Raji, PhD
Twitter: @DrRafiqRaji

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Date Data / Event Period Forecast Previous
Seychelles CPI, % yy (mm) Apr 2018 4.2 (0.2) 4.7 (0.0)
Tanzania CPI, % yy (mm) Apr 2018 3.9 (0.5) 3.9 (1.2)
Botswana CPI, % yy (mm) Apr 2018 2.3 (0.3) 2.8 (0.1)
Namibia CPI, % yy (mm) Apr 2018 3.4 (0.2) 3.5 (0.1)
Nigeria CPI, % yy (mm) Apr 2018 12.2 (0.6) 13.3 (0.8)
Ghana CPI, % yy (mm) Apr 2018 9.6 (0.9) 10.4 (1.1)
South Africa CPI, % yy (mm) Apr 2018 3.9 (0.2) 3.8 (0.4)
Mauritius CPI, % yy (mm) Apr 2018 6.4 (0.6) 6.7 (0.6)

macroafricaintel | #Africa #FX Monthly – May 2018

By Rafiq Raji, PhD
Twitter: @DrRafiqRaji

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Currency   1 month

(31 May 2018)

3 month

(31 Jul 2018)

6 month

(31 Oct 2018)

12 month

(30 Apr 2019)

South African Rand (USD:ZAR) 12.5 12.1 13.0 13.3
Nigerian Naira (USD:NGN) 361.0 363.0 350.0 367.0
Ghanaian Cedi (USD:GHS) 4.5 4.3 4.4 4.1
Kenyan Shilling (USD:KES) 100.3 100.5 100.1 101.0
Ugandan Shilling (USD:UGX) 3,750 3,721 3,711 3,743
Tanzanian Shilling (USD:TZS) 2,277 2,271 2,275 2,280
Ethiopian Birr (USD:ETB) 27.7 27.9 28.1 28.5
Mauritian Rupee (USD:MUR) 34.9 34.7 34.5 34.6
Namibian Dollar (USD:NAD) 12.5 12.1 13.0 13.3
Botswanan Pula (USD:BWP) 9.7 9.6 9.8 10.1
Zambian Kwacha (USD:ZMW) 9.8 9.7 9.9 10.0
US Dollar Index (DXY) 93.0 93.1 92.7 95.0

macroafricaintel Weekly | 30 Apr

By Rafiq Raji, PhD
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Date Data / Event Period Forecast Previous
30 Apr South Africa M3, % yy Mar 2018 5.3 6.9
30 Apr Kenya CPI, % yy (mm) Apr 2018 3.1 (0.7) 4.2 (1.4)
Uganda CPI, % yy (mm) Apr 2018 2.0 (0.5) 2.0 (0.5)
Seychelles CPI, % yy (mm) Apr 2018 4.2 (0.2) 4.7 (0.0)
Tanzania CPI, % yy (mm) Apr 2018 3.9 (0.5) 3.9 (1.2)
Botswana CPI, % yy (mm) Apr 2018 2.3 (0.3) 2.8 (0.1)
Namibia CPI, % yy (mm) Apr 2018 3.4 (0.2) 3.5 (0.1)
Nigeria CPI, % yy (mm) Apr 2018 12.2 (0.6) 13.3 (0.8)
Ghana CPI, % yy (mm) Apr 2018 9.6 (0.9) 10.4 (1.1)
South Africa CPI, % yy (mm) Apr 2018 3.9 (0.2) 3.8 (0.4)
Ethiopia CPI, % yy (mm) Apr 2018 14.4 (0.9) 15.2 (1.6)
Mauritius CPI, % yy (mm) Apr 2018 6.4 (0.6) 6.7 (0.6)

macroafricaintel Weekly | 23 Apr

By Rafiq Raji, PhD
Twitter: @DrRafiqRaji

Date Data / Event Period Forecast Previous
26 Apr South Africa PPI, % yy (mm) Mar 2018 4.1 (0.3) 4.2 (-0.3)
30 Apr South Africa M3, % yy Mar 2018 5.3 6.9
30 Apr Kenya CPI, % yy (mm) Apr 2018 3.1 (0.7) 4.2 (1.4)
Uganda CPI, % yy (mm) Apr 2018 2.0 (0.5) 2.0 (0.5)
Seychelles CPI, % yy (mm) Apr 2018 4.2 (0.2) 4.7 (0.0)
Tanzania CPI, % yy (mm) Apr 2018 3.9 (0.5) 3.9 (1.2)
Botswana CPI, % yy (mm) Apr 2018 2.3 (0.3) 2.8 (0.1)
Namibia CPI, % yy (mm) Apr 2018 3.4 (0.2) 3.5 (0.1)
Nigeria CPI, % yy (mm) Apr 2018 12.2 (0.6) 13.3 (0.8)
Ghana CPI, % yy (mm) Apr 2018 9.6 (0.9) 10.4 (1.1)
South Africa CPI, % yy (mm) Apr 2018 3.9 (0.2) 3.8 (0.4)
Ethiopia CPI, % yy (mm) Apr 2018 14.4 (0.9) 15.2 (1.6)
Mauritius CPI, % yy (mm) Apr 2018 6.4 (0.6) 6.7 (0.6)
Zambia CPI, % yy (mm) Apr 2018 7.5 (0.7) 7.1 (1.3)