Clashes Between Herders, Farmers Claim 2,500 in 1-Yr – Abdulsalami

[Daily Trust] Minna -Violent clashes between farmers and herders have claimed over 2500 lives in four states of Kaduna, Benue, Plateau and Nasarawa within one year, former head of state General Abdulsalami Abubakar has said.

[Daily Trust] Minna -Violent clashes between farmers and herders have claimed over 2500 lives in four states of Kaduna, Benue, Plateau and Nasarawa within one year, former head of state General Abdulsalami Abubakar has said.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Ex-Oil Minister Begs Court to Delete Her Name From Criminal Charge

[This Day] A former Minister of Petroleum Resources, Mrs. Diezani Alison-Madueke, on Monday moved to compel a Federal High Court in Lagos to issue an order listing her as a party to a N500 million fraud charge involving a Senior Advocate of Nigeria (SA…

[This Day] A former Minister of Petroleum Resources, Mrs. Diezani Alison-Madueke, on Monday moved to compel a Federal High Court in Lagos to issue an order listing her as a party to a N500 million fraud charge involving a Senior Advocate of Nigeria (SAN), Mr. Dele Belgore.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Rights Commission Wants Decree on Transit Centres to Be Fast-Tracked

[New Times] The National Commission for Human Rights (NCHR) has called on the Ministry of Local Government to speed up the process to operationalise a ministerial decree determining the duties and operational structure of the country’s transit centres.

[New Times] The National Commission for Human Rights (NCHR) has called on the Ministry of Local Government to speed up the process to operationalise a ministerial decree determining the duties and operational structure of the country's transit centres.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Rwanda Finish 6th as Tunisia is Crowned African Champions

[New Times] Rwanda finished sixth at the 2017 Men’s African Nations Championships after losing to Morocco 2-3 at Cairo Stadium Complex on Sunday, while Tunisia stunned favourites Egypt 3-0 in the final to win the title.

[New Times] Rwanda finished sixth at the 2017 Men's African Nations Championships after losing to Morocco 2-3 at Cairo Stadium Complex on Sunday, while Tunisia stunned favourites Egypt 3-0 in the final to win the title.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

How Rwanda Can Meet Domestic Savings Targets

[New Times] The government is targeting to increase national savings ratio to 20 per cent of the country’s gross domestic product (GDP) in the next three years. Currently, Rwanda’s savings stand at 10.2 per cent of GDP and, yet the country seeks to tra…

[New Times] The government is targeting to increase national savings ratio to 20 per cent of the country's gross domestic product (GDP) in the next three years. Currently, Rwanda's savings stand at 10.2 per cent of GDP and, yet the country seeks to transform to a middle-income economy by 2020.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

A Year Later, Rwanda Looks to Expand Delivery of Medical Supplies By Drones

[New Times] It was around noon on a rainy Friday two weeks ago in Ruhango District’s Kinazi area when Joseph Ndagijimana, an employee in charge of customer success at Zipline’s Rwanda office in Muhanga, announced that we could rush into his company car…

[New Times] It was around noon on a rainy Friday two weeks ago in Ruhango District's Kinazi area when Joseph Ndagijimana, an employee in charge of customer success at Zipline's Rwanda office in Muhanga, announced that we could rush into his company car and go to Nyanza Hospital.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Ruling Party MP Resigns, Defects to Opposition

[Daily News] The Singida North Member of Parliament, Mr Lazaro Nyalandu has just tendered in his resignation and used the occasion to cross over from the ruling party-Chama Cha Mapinduzi to the opposition camp-Chama Cha Demokrasia na Maendeleo (CHADEMA).

[Daily News] The Singida North Member of Parliament, Mr Lazaro Nyalandu has just tendered in his resignation and used the occasion to cross over from the ruling party-Chama Cha Mapinduzi to the opposition camp-Chama Cha Demokrasia na Maendeleo (CHADEMA).

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania