Kagame Poised for Poll Victory but Ex-PM Slams Rights Record

[RFI] President Paul Kagame has already claimed victory in Friday’s presidential election. He is credited with steering Rwanda from genocide to prosperity but his critics argue that development can’t replace freedom.

[RFI] President Paul Kagame has already claimed victory in Friday's presidential election. He is credited with steering Rwanda from genocide to prosperity but his critics argue that development can't replace freedom.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

2017 Election – Polls Close in China

[New Times] Beijing -The polling station at the Rwandan embassy in Beijing, China closed at exactly 5:45p.m local time after 1200 Rwandans cast their votes at the site.

[New Times] Beijing -The polling station at the Rwandan embassy in Beijing, China closed at exactly 5:45p.m local time after 1200 Rwandans cast their votes at the site.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

After Meeting Osinbajo, Niger Delta Leaders Withdraw Ultimatum to Nigerian Govt

[Premium Times] A group of leaders and elders from Nigeria’s oil rich Niger Delta region has withdrawn the ultimatum they gave the Nigerian government to accede to their 16-point demand or face withdrawal from ongoing peace efforts.

[Premium Times] A group of leaders and elders from Nigeria's oil rich Niger Delta region has withdrawn the ultimatum they gave the Nigerian government to accede to their 16-point demand or face withdrawal from ongoing peace efforts.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Government Cautions States Against New Loans As Local Debt Hits N3 Trillion

[Guardian] Abuja -State governments have been advised to embrace frugality and a new strategy in fiscal plans and implementation as the era when they had easy access to borrowing from either foreign or local windows is over.

[Guardian] Abuja -State governments have been advised to embrace frugality and a new strategy in fiscal plans and implementation as the era when they had easy access to borrowing from either foreign or local windows is over.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria