Crops Worth Rwf4 Billion Destroyed By Heavy Rains

[New Times] Farmers in various parts of the country are worried that they might face food insecurity following heavy rains that have ravaged the country for the past months, submerging crops on thousands of hectares.

[New Times] Farmers in various parts of the country are worried that they might face food insecurity following heavy rains that have ravaged the country for the past months, submerging crops on thousands of hectares.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Bleeding Cleric Jumped Out of Window to Escape Mosque Attackers

[News24Wire] A Muslim cleric, who was among the three people attacked by knife-wielding suspects at the Imam Hussain Mosque in Ottawa, Verulam, jumped out of a second-floor window of the mosque to escape.

[News24Wire] A Muslim cleric, who was among the three people attacked by knife-wielding suspects at the Imam Hussain Mosque in Ottawa, Verulam, jumped out of a second-floor window of the mosque to escape.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Diplomatic Immunity for Grace Mugabe Unconstitutional, Court Hears

[News24Wire] Former international relations and cooperation minister Maite Nkoane-Mashabane acted unconstitutionally when she granted former Zimbabwean first lady, Grace Mugabe, diplomatic immunity.

[News24Wire] Former international relations and cooperation minister Maite Nkoane-Mashabane acted unconstitutionally when she granted former Zimbabwean first lady, Grace Mugabe, diplomatic immunity.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

African Governance Report launch set for Sunday, says ECA’s Ikome

[Economic Commission for Africa] Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, May 10, 2018 (ECA) — The African Governance Report (AGR-V) will be launched Sunday afternoon at the United Nations Conference Centre in Addis Ababa, says Francis Ikome, Chief of Governance in th…

[Economic Commission for Africa] Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, May 10, 2018 (ECA) -- The African Governance Report (AGR-V) will be launched Sunday afternoon at the United Nations Conference Centre in Addis Ababa, says Francis Ikome, Chief of Governance in the Macroeconomic Policy Division in the Economic Commission for Africa (ECA).

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Meeting to discuss measures needed to tackle illicit financial flows in Africa

[Economic Commission for Africa] Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, May 10, 2018 (ECA) — A side event to help African ministers, lawmakers and others to deepen their understanding of the measures required to tackle illicit financial flows from Africa and priority…

[Economic Commission for Africa] Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, May 10, 2018 (ECA) -- A side event to help African ministers, lawmakers and others to deepen their understanding of the measures required to tackle illicit financial flows from Africa and priority policies, including laws relating to the effective management of the continent's natural resources for the benefit of its people, will be held on the sidelines of the 2018 Conference of Ministers in Addis Ababa.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Green economy under the spotlight in high level policy event during CoM 2018

[Economic Commission for Africa] Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, May 10, 2018 (ECA) — A high-level policy event on the inclusive green economy and structural transformation in Africa will be held Sunday at the United Nations Conference Centre in Addis Ababa s…

[Economic Commission for Africa] Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, May 10, 2018 (ECA) -- A high-level policy event on the inclusive green economy and structural transformation in Africa will be held Sunday at the United Nations Conference Centre in Addis Ababa starting at 2pm.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Seminar to discuss Africa’s railway network set for Sunday

[Economic Commission for Africa] Addis Ababa, May 10, 2018 (ECA) — A seminar aiming to enhanced advocacy for the major expansion of the rail sector in Africa will be held in Addis Ababa Sunday with ministers and stakeholders discussing the need for t…

[Economic Commission for Africa] Addis Ababa, May 10, 2018 (ECA) -- A seminar aiming to enhanced advocacy for the major expansion of the rail sector in Africa will be held in Addis Ababa Sunday with ministers and stakeholders discussing the need for the continent to speed up its efforts for an efficient railway network.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia