Ruling Party to Formally Pick Kagame As Its Presidential Candidate

[East African] Kigali -The ruling Rwanda Patriotic Front (RPF-Inkotanyi) has started the formal process of choosing President Paul Kagame as its candidate in the August 4 election.

[East African] Kigali -The ruling Rwanda Patriotic Front (RPF-Inkotanyi) has started the formal process of choosing President Paul Kagame as its candidate in the August 4 election.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

EU Rejects Request to Lift Sanctions Imposed On Burundi

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -The European Union (EU) has rejected a request of the East African Community about abolishing restrictions on Burundi, saying the restrictions will continue until the political situation in the country changes.

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -The European Union (EU) has rejected a request of the East African Community about abolishing restrictions on Burundi, saying the restrictions will continue until the political situation in the country changes.

source: AllAfrica News: Burundi

What Govt Told UK Court About Malabu Oil Scandal

[Premium Times] The transfer of over $800 million to accounts controlled by Dan Etete from a Nigerian government account was fraudulent and in contravention of Nigerian laws, the federal government told a UK High Court.

[Premium Times] The transfer of over $800 million to accounts controlled by Dan Etete from a Nigerian government account was fraudulent and in contravention of Nigerian laws, the federal government told a UK High Court.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Police Fire Teargas, Spray Hot Water On Protesting Shiites

[Premium Times] Police on Monday sprayed hot water and fired tear gas sporadically to disperse protesting members of the Islamic Movement of Nigeria at the National Human Rights Commission, NHRC, office in Maitama, Abuja.

[Premium Times] Police on Monday sprayed hot water and fired tear gas sporadically to disperse protesting members of the Islamic Movement of Nigeria at the National Human Rights Commission, NHRC, office in Maitama, Abuja.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Rwanda’s Shares Experience At Peace and Security Conference in Kenya

[New Times] The Rwandan High Commissioner to Kenya, James Kimonyo, last week, shared Rwanda’s experience and efforts to restore peace in the aftermath of the 1994 Genocide against the Tutsi.

[New Times] The Rwandan High Commissioner to Kenya, James Kimonyo, last week, shared Rwanda's experience and efforts to restore peace in the aftermath of the 1994 Genocide against the Tutsi.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda