Rwanda Takes Vice Chair of African Correctional Services Association

[New Times] The Commissioner General of Rwanda Correctional Services (RCS), George Rwigamba was elected vice chairperson of the African Correctional Services Association (ACSA), during the biennial conference that ended in Kigali yesterday.

[New Times] The Commissioner General of Rwanda Correctional Services (RCS), George Rwigamba was elected vice chairperson of the African Correctional Services Association (ACSA), during the biennial conference that ended in Kigali yesterday.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

State Oil Firm Finalises $6 Billion Worth of Oil-for-Product Swaps

[Premium Times] The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC, is in the final stage of signing $6 billion worth of deals to exchange more than 300,000 barrels per day (bpd) of crude oil for imported gasoline and diesel, PREMIUM TIMES has learnt.

[Premium Times] The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC, is in the final stage of signing $6 billion worth of deals to exchange more than 300,000 barrels per day (bpd) of crude oil for imported gasoline and diesel, PREMIUM TIMES has learnt.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Man Who Injected Late Nigerian Senator, Adeleke, With ‘Banned’ Drug, Speaks

[Premium Times] Alfred Aderibigbe, the man who administered several injections on Osun senator, Isiaka Adekele, shortly before his death, has testified before the Corona inquest into the lawmaker’s, saying he was only one of many nurses the politician …

[Premium Times] Alfred Aderibigbe, the man who administered several injections on Osun senator, Isiaka Adekele, shortly before his death, has testified before the Corona inquest into the lawmaker's, saying he was only one of many nurses the politician had in Lagos and Abuja.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

APR FC, AS Kigali in Battle for Second Place

[New Times] Two days after losing the league title to archrivals Rayon Sports, APR FC will visit AS Kigali on Friday afternoon at Stade de Kigali hoping to win and continue their push for a second-place finish.

[New Times] Two days after losing the league title to archrivals Rayon Sports, APR FC will visit AS Kigali on Friday afternoon at Stade de Kigali hoping to win and continue their push for a second-place finish.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Over 10,000 Nigerian Refugees Forced Out By Cameroon Arrive Home

[Premium Times] A total of 10,500 of the 79,000 Nigerian refugees forced to flee their homes in Borno State to Cameroon by Boko Haram insurgents about two years ago, have returned.

[Premium Times] A total of 10,500 of the 79,000 Nigerian refugees forced to flee their homes in Borno State to Cameroon by Boko Haram insurgents about two years ago, have returned.

source: AllAfrica News: Cameroon

New Fort Portal Road Boosting Trade, Says District Chairman

[Monitor] Contractors upgrading the 66-kilometre road from Kamwenge to Fort Portal, an access route aimed at boosting trade between western Uganda and Democratic Republic of Congo through Bundibugyo District is to be completed in July.

[Monitor] Contractors upgrading the 66-kilometre road from Kamwenge to Fort Portal, an access route aimed at boosting trade between western Uganda and Democratic Republic of Congo through Bundibugyo District is to be completed in July.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Workers to Lose Jobs As Cane Shortage Hikes Sugar Prices

[Monitor] Kampala -Sugar producers have blamed the sharp increase in the prices of the commodity on sugarcane shortages that have more than doubled the cost of the raw material compared to what it used to be paid for seven months ago.

[Monitor] Kampala -Sugar producers have blamed the sharp increase in the prices of the commodity on sugarcane shortages that have more than doubled the cost of the raw material compared to what it used to be paid for seven months ago.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Byanyima Proved That You Don’t Have to Scorn Political Rivals to Be Influential

[Monitor] The scripture, “The memory of the righteous will be a blessing, but the name of the wicked will rot,” taken from Proverbs 10:7, is what immediately came to mind as the news of the passing of the legendary politician Boniface Byanyima was rela…

[Monitor] The scripture, "The memory of the righteous will be a blessing, but the name of the wicked will rot," taken from Proverbs 10:7, is what immediately came to mind as the news of the passing of the legendary politician Boniface Byanyima was relayed. Life is predictable - yes, at least everyone that's born of mortal man and is sane, knows they'll die some day and wish to do so gracefully! Therefore, we ought to live well and leave impactful legacy to people around us.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Minister’s Building Skipped in Entebbe Road Demolition

[Monitor] Entebbe -As Uganda National Roads Authority (Unra) demolished illegal buildings and other structures constructed in road reserves along Kampala-Entebbe High way on Monday, Millennium Chambers was skipped.

[Monitor] Entebbe -As Uganda National Roads Authority (Unra) demolished illegal buildings and other structures constructed in road reserves along Kampala-Entebbe High way on Monday, Millennium Chambers was skipped.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Mulwana Elected First Woman UMA Chair

[Monitor] Kampala -Uganda Manufacturers Association (UMA) yesterday elected Ms Barbara Mulwana as the new chairperson of the association replacing Mr Amos Nzeyi who has served for two terms.

[Monitor] Kampala -Uganda Manufacturers Association (UMA) yesterday elected Ms Barbara Mulwana as the new chairperson of the association replacing Mr Amos Nzeyi who has served for two terms.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda