New Deal Seeks to Encourage Investments in Youth Agribusiness

[New Times] Rwanda Youth in Agribusiness Forum (RYAF) has signed a five-year partnership with Ghanaian African Agribusiness Incubation Network (AAIN) to support youth in agribusiness.

[New Times] Rwanda Youth in Agribusiness Forum (RYAF) has signed a five-year partnership with Ghanaian African Agribusiness Incubation Network (AAIN) to support youth in agribusiness.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

What We Need to Address the Plight of Midwives

[New Times] Stories about midwives usually invoke bad memories for many that have been in the labour ward. But there is also another side of midwives that we rarely get to know. It is a story that brings a smile on expecting mothers. Take for example, …

[New Times] Stories about midwives usually invoke bad memories for many that have been in the labour ward. But there is also another side of midwives that we rarely get to know. It is a story that brings a smile on expecting mothers. Take for example, the story of Ruth, a mother of one and marketing executive in Kigali.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

City of Kigali Supports Women Cooperatives

[New Times] City of Kigali has offered Rwf30 million financial support to 12 women cooperatives, four from each of the city’s three districts, to boost their businesses which have been struggling.

[New Times] City of Kigali has offered Rwf30 million financial support to 12 women cooperatives, four from each of the city's three districts, to boost their businesses which have been struggling.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Ambassador Yamina Karitanyi Presents Her Credentials to the President of Ireland

[New Times] Her Excellency Ms. Yamina Karitanyi, Ambassador of the Republic of Rwanda to Ireland, presented her Letters of Credence to The President of Ireland, Michael Higgins, at a formal ceremony held at Áras an Uachtaráin.

[New Times] Her Excellency Ms. Yamina Karitanyi, Ambassador of the Republic of Rwanda to Ireland, presented her Letters of Credence to The President of Ireland, Michael Higgins, at a formal ceremony held at Áras an Uachtaráin.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Akin Omotoso’s ‘VAYA’, ‘Queen of Katwe’, 93 Top AMAA 2017 Nominations

[Vanguard] VAYA, a film direct-ed by Akin Omotoso, a Nigerian living in South Africa and a South African production has been nominated in ten categories for the Africa Movie Academy Awards (AMAA) 2017.

[Vanguard] VAYA, a film direct-ed by Akin Omotoso, a Nigerian living in South Africa and a South African production has been nominated in ten categories for the Africa Movie Academy Awards (AMAA) 2017.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Stonebwoy Reacts to His BET Nomination – Says It’s for Ghana

[Ghana Star] The country woke up to the good news of Stonebwoy been nominated for this year’s BET awards. He was the only Ghanaian artiste to be nominated for the award scheme while Nigeria and South Africa had three nominations each.

[Ghana Star] The country woke up to the good news of Stonebwoy been nominated for this year's BET awards. He was the only Ghanaian artiste to be nominated for the award scheme while Nigeria and South Africa had three nominations each.

source: AllAfrica News: Ghana

5 Richest People Can End Extreme Poverty in Nigeria, Says Oxfam

[Guardian] The Inequality report released by Oxfam International on Wednesday, revealed that the combine wealth of five richest Nigerians, put at $29.9 billion, could end extreme poverty in the country.

[Guardian] The Inequality report released by Oxfam International on Wednesday, revealed that the combine wealth of five richest Nigerians, put at $29.9 billion, could end extreme poverty in the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Disi Tips Local Athletes to End Kenyan Dominance

[New Times] Retired long distance and cross country runner Dieudonné Disi has challenged local athletes to roll up their sleeves and end a decade -long jinx at the Kigali International Peace Marathon ahead of the 2017 edition set for Sunday.

[New Times] Retired long distance and cross country runner Dieudonné Disi has challenged local athletes to roll up their sleeves and end a decade -long jinx at the Kigali International Peace Marathon ahead of the 2017 edition set for Sunday.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda