Reconciliation Was a Pre-Condition of Rwanda’s Recovery, Says Kagame

[New Times] President Paul Kagame has said that reconciliation and forgiveness were among the key necessities as Rwanda embarked on a reconstruction journey, following the 1994 Genocide against the Tutsi.

[New Times] President Paul Kagame has said that reconciliation and forgiveness were among the key necessities as Rwanda embarked on a reconstruction journey, following the 1994 Genocide against the Tutsi.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Why ‘Outsiders’ Control Niger Delta Oil Blocks – Olu of Warri

[Guardian] The Olu of Warri, His Majesty Ogiame Ikenwoli, has explained why those he called outsiders control the oil blocks in the Niger Delta region, particularly in Delta State.He attributed the development to lack of unity among the various ethnic …

[Guardian] The Olu of Warri, His Majesty Ogiame Ikenwoli, has explained why those he called outsiders control the oil blocks in the Niger Delta region, particularly in Delta State.He attributed the development to lack of unity among the various ethnic groups inhabiting the region, which emboldened outsiders to take over their resources.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Pres. Lungu in New York for UN Assembly

President Edgar Lungu is in New York for the 72nd Session of the United Nations General Assembly joining other global leaders. The general debate of the 72nd General Assembly will open on Tuesday, 19 September 2017, with a focus on … Continued

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ZambiaH.E. Mr. Edgar Chagwa LunguPresidentGeneral Assembly Seventy-first session: Opening of the General Debate 71 United Nations, New York President Edgar Lungu is in New York for the 72nd Session of the United Nations General Assembly joining other global leaders. The general debate of the 72nd General Assembly will open on Tuesday, 19 September 2017, with a focus on the theme, ‘Focusing on People: Striving for Peace and a Decent Life for All on a Sustainable Planet’ President Lungu will hold side meetings with other world leaders. The Head of State will get his chance to address the assembly on Tuesday. President Lungu will on Tuesday evening be among world leaders at a reception to be hosted United States President Donald Trump. He will also attend an African Union meeting on Wednesday as part of the continental engagements. The post Pres. Lungu in New York for UN Assembly appeared first on Zambia Reports.

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Rich Harare Churches Among the Top Rates Cheaters

[New Zimbabwe] Harare churches are among the biggest rates and bill defaulters with reports saying the municipality is now owed about $700 million by residents, companies and organisations.

[New Zimbabwe] Harare churches are among the biggest rates and bill defaulters with reports saying the municipality is now owed about $700 million by residents, companies and organisations.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Buhari, Jonathan, Tinubu, Others Make Most Influential Nigerians List

[Vanguard] Nigeria’s number one tracker on the self-made, Most Influential Nigerians, MIN, has released the list of influential Nigerians, with President Muhammadu Buhari, Ex-President Goodluck Ebele Jonathan, National Leader of the All Progressives Co…

[Vanguard] Nigeria's number one tracker on the self-made, Most Influential Nigerians, MIN, has released the list of influential Nigerians, with President Muhammadu Buhari, Ex-President Goodluck Ebele Jonathan, National Leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Chief Bola Tinubu, Aliko Dangote, Tony Elumelu coming on the forefront amongst other boldfaced names enlisted.

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Artists Live On the Border Between Chaos and Order – Jimmy Nwanne

[Vanguard] Born in Kaduna, Jimmy Nwanne studied fine arts at the Nnamdi Azikiwe University, Awka, Nigeria, with a major in painting. He currently lives and works in Kaiserslautern, Germany. Nwanne’s works have been exhibited in Denmark, Germany and Nig…

[Vanguard] Born in Kaduna, Jimmy Nwanne studied fine arts at the Nnamdi Azikiwe University, Awka, Nigeria, with a major in painting. He currently lives and works in Kaiserslautern, Germany. Nwanne's works have been exhibited in Denmark, Germany and Nigeria.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Group Dares Army, Says Will Continue Agitation for Biafra’s Freedom

[Vanguard] The Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB and its leadership worldwide under the leadership of Mazi Nnamdi Kanu has described as illegal and unconstitutional the alleged declaration by the Nigerian Army that it is a terrorist group.

[Vanguard] The Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB and its leadership worldwide under the leadership of Mazi Nnamdi Kanu has described as illegal and unconstitutional the alleged declaration by the Nigerian Army that it is a terrorist group.

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