The following company announcements, scheduled economic indicators, debt and currency market moves and political events may affect African markets on Tuesday. – – – – – EVENTS: UGANDA – The central bank sets its benchmark lending rate at about 0800 GMT. The bank held the rate at 9.5 percent in December. GLOBAL MARKETS Asian stocks pulled further away from two-month lows on Tuesday, lifted by Wall Street’s extended rebound from last week’s steep fall, but investors remained cautious

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