Early Release of Genocide Criminals One More Betrayal

[New Times] In what was later called one of the most ignominious resolutions in the history of the Security Council, the abandonment of Rwanda came late in the evening of April 21, 1994. It was at 10. 30 pm when the Security Council of the United Natio…

[New Times] In what was later called one of the most ignominious resolutions in the history of the Security Council, the abandonment of Rwanda came late in the evening of April 21, 1994. It was at 10. 30 pm when the Security Council of the United Nations voted to withdraw its peacekeeping force from Rwanda, aware all the while that Genocide against the Tutsi was underway. It is worth recalling the indifference there was. As those terrible days unfolded, the more evidence of genocide emerged the more reluctant politici

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Factionalisation of Boko Haram Boosted Counter-Insurgency Operations – Nigerian General

[Premium Times] The emergence of Musab Al-Barnawi, a Boko Haram factional leader, was a boost to the Nigerian Army’s counter insurgency efforts, an official has said.

[Premium Times] The emergence of Musab Al-Barnawi, a Boko Haram factional leader, was a boost to the Nigerian Army's counter insurgency efforts, an official has said.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Again, APC Postpones National Caucus, NEC Meetings

[Premium Times] The governing All Progressives Congress, APC, has again postponed a meeting of the National Caucus and National Executive Committee, NEC, earlier scheduled for April 24 and 25, 2017 respectively.

[Premium Times] The governing All Progressives Congress, APC, has again postponed a meeting of the National Caucus and National Executive Committee, NEC, earlier scheduled for April 24 and 25, 2017 respectively.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

U.S. Investors Seek Joint Ventures With Local SMEs

[New Times] Local small and medium enterprises (SMEs) have an opportunity to secure funding, as well as network and form partnerships and joint ventures with investors from the US at the ongoing annual Rwanda Investment Conference in Kigali.

[New Times] Local small and medium enterprises (SMEs) have an opportunity to secure funding, as well as network and form partnerships and joint ventures with investors from the US at the ongoing annual Rwanda Investment Conference in Kigali.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Boko Haram Strikes Again, Kills Soldiers

[Premium Times] Nigerian troops fighting the extremist Boko Haram sect have suffered major setbacks, with the terror group sacking an army battalion, killing eight soldiers and wounding 11 others in two separate attacks in three days, reliable military…

[Premium Times] Nigerian troops fighting the extremist Boko Haram sect have suffered major setbacks, with the terror group sacking an army battalion, killing eight soldiers and wounding 11 others in two separate attacks in three days, reliable military insiders have told PREMIUM TIMES.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

World Bank Scheme to Support Africa’s Top Digital Entrepreneurs

[New Times] The World Bank Group has launched a five-month business acceleration programme, dubbed XL Africa, designed to support 20 most promising digital start-ups from Sub-Saharan Africa.

[New Times] The World Bank Group has launched a five-month business acceleration programme, dubbed XL Africa, designed to support 20 most promising digital start-ups from Sub-Saharan Africa.

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Lagos Airport Records Second Accident in 48 Hours

[Premium Times] Less than 48 hours after an Aero Contractor aircraft was engulfed in smoke while trying to land at the Murtala Muhammed Airport in Lagos, another accident occurred at the airport on Thursday when two aircraft belonging to Air Peace coll…

[Premium Times] Less than 48 hours after an Aero Contractor aircraft was engulfed in smoke while trying to land at the Murtala Muhammed Airport in Lagos, another accident occurred at the airport on Thursday when two aircraft belonging to Air Peace collided while trying to manoeuvre their way around the tarmac of the local terminal.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Malabu Scandal – Group Wants Nigerian Govt Involved in Italian Trial

[Premium Times] The Human and Environmental Development Agenda, HEDA Resource Centre, has petitioned Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, requesting the representation of Nigeria as an aggrieved party in the hearing of the Milan Court’s prosecution of Shell a…

[Premium Times] The Human and Environmental Development Agenda, HEDA Resource Centre, has petitioned Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, requesting the representation of Nigeria as an aggrieved party in the hearing of the Milan Court's prosecution of Shell and ENI with respect to the scandalous Malabu deal.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria