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Zimbabweans enter coronavirus lockdown amid severe economic crisis 12:30 GMT

   HARARE (Reuters) - Zimbabwe began a 21-day nationwide lockdown on Monday, following neighbour South Africa in implementing some of the world's toughest anti-coronavirus measures likely to hurt an economy already suffering hyperinflation and food shortages.  Full Article
   S.Africa records second coronavirus death as infections jump to 1,280

   
   Africa's web of creditors complicates coronavirus debt relief
   
   Five days of worship that set a virus time bomb in France

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South Africa's rand crashes to all-time low after Moody's pulls the plug 09:42 GMT

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   South Africa could seek IMF loan to fight coronavirus
   Top platinum miners declare force majeure after coronavirus lockdown
   Vedanta to suspend operations at Namibian zinc unit
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We will win fight against coronavirus, says marathon great Kipchoge 11:42 GMT

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Metals & Mining

       Symbol         Last      Net Change
   GOLD CON1      JPY  5,619.00 JPY  26.00
   SILVER CON1    JPY  49.00    JPY  0.00
   PLATINUM CON1  JPY  2,543.00 JPY  32.00
   PALLADIUM CON1 JPY  5,600.00 JPY  0.00

Energy & Oil

         Symbol          Last     Net Change
   ICE Brent Crude c1 USD  23.00  USD  -1.93
   GAS OIL APR8       USD  298.75 USD  -1.50
   LIGHT CRUDE CON1   USD  20.24  USD  -1.27
   NATURAL GAS CON1   USD  1.65   USD  -0.02

Agricultural Commodities

      Symbol         Last      Net Change
   COFFEE C CON1 USC  118.40   USC  2.55
   COCOA CON1    USD  2,275.00 USD  18.00
   SUGAR 11 CON1 USC  11.01    USC  -0.09

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