Rwanda Improves By 8 Places in FIFA Rankings

[New Times] The national football team (Amavubi) has moved up by 8 places from 127th to 119th in the latest FIFA world rankings that were released on Thursday morning at FIFA headquarters in Zurich. Also, last month, Rwanda improved by one position fro…

[New Times] The national football team (Amavubi) has moved up by 8 places from 127th to 119th in the latest FIFA world rankings that were released on Thursday morning at FIFA headquarters in Zurich. Also, last month, Rwanda improved by one position from 128th to 127th.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Nearly 200 Refugees ‘Thrown’ Into Yemen Sea

[Al Jazeera] More refugees and migrants have been “deliberately drowned” by human smugglers for the second time in 24 hours off the coast of Yemen, according to the United Nations migration agency.

[Al Jazeera] More refugees and migrants have been "deliberately drowned" by human smugglers for the second time in 24 hours off the coast of Yemen, according to the United Nations migration agency.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

Amavubi Arrive in Uganda Ahead of Chan Qualifier

[New Times] Amavubi coach Antoine Hey has named the final 18-man squad for the 2018 African Nations Championship (CHAN) third-round qualifier first leg against Uganda which will be played on Saturday at St. Mary’s College Kitende Stadium in Kampala.

[New Times] Amavubi coach Antoine Hey has named the final 18-man squad for the 2018 African Nations Championship (CHAN) third-round qualifier first leg against Uganda which will be played on Saturday at St. Mary's College Kitende Stadium in Kampala.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

30 Civilians, Including Red Cross Workers, Killed

[Al Jazeera] Clashes between an armed group and a self-defence group in southeastern Central African Republic have left at least 30 civilians dead including six Red Cross volunteers who were attending a crisis meeting at a health facility, officials sa…

[Al Jazeera] Clashes between an armed group and a self-defence group in southeastern Central African Republic have left at least 30 civilians dead including six Red Cross volunteers who were attending a crisis meeting at a health facility, officials said on Wednesday.

source: AllAfrica News: Central African Republic

Pensioners Cry Foul Over Delayed Review of Retirement Packages

[New Times] Promises by the Rwanda Social Security Board (RSSB) to increase pension benefits for retirees remain unfulfilled, Rwanda Pensioners’ Association (ARR) has said.

[New Times] Promises by the Rwanda Social Security Board (RSSB) to increase pension benefits for retirees remain unfulfilled, Rwanda Pensioners' Association (ARR) has said.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Bread Shortage, Prices Soar

[Radio Dabanga] El Gedaref / Nyala -The capital of El Gedaref state has witnessed a severe bread shortage since Monday. A resident told Radio Dabanga that people must queue for hours at bakeries hoping to get some bread.

[Radio Dabanga] El Gedaref / Nyala -The capital of El Gedaref state has witnessed a severe bread shortage since Monday. A resident told Radio Dabanga that people must queue for hours at bakeries hoping to get some bread.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

I Will Be Back in 2024 – Habineza

[New Times] The Democratic Green Party of Rwanda may have lost in this year’s presidential elections but the party’s president, Frank Habineza, says that a decision has already been made that he will participate in the next presidential polls come 2024.

[New Times] The Democratic Green Party of Rwanda may have lost in this year's presidential elections but the party's president, Frank Habineza, says that a decision has already been made that he will participate in the next presidential polls come 2024.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Opinion – Déjà Vu After Kenya Elections

[Deutsche Welle] Even before the result is official, there can be no doubt that Uhuru Kenyatta has been reelected president of Kenya. But the threat of violence remains, says DW’s Andrea Schmidt.

[Deutsche Welle] Even before the result is official, there can be no doubt that Uhuru Kenyatta has been reelected president of Kenya. But the threat of violence remains, says DW's Andrea Schmidt.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya