South Africa's ANC backs Gordhan but warns ministers to obey police summons 14:01 GMT

JOHANNESBURG (Reuters) - South Africa's ruling party backed Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan on Tuesday but said ministers should obey police summons issued during investigations, days after Gordhan declined to meet detectives looking into his time at the tax office.  Full Article

S.African minister tells Eskom to release coal contracts report to Treasury 10:45 GMT 

JOHANNESBURG (Reuters) - South African Public Enterprises Minister Lynne Brown said on Tuesday she had asked state-owned power utility Eskom to immediately provide a report required by the Treasury, which is investigating the utility's coal contracts.  Full Article  

IMF insists on international audit of Mozambique debt 14:43 GMT 

MAPUTO (Reuters) - The International Monetary Fund (IMF) is demanding an external forensic audit of Mozambique's public debt to regain investor confidence after a scandal over more than $2 billion in secret loans, its local representative said on Tuesday.  Full Article  

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