Rwandan Provincial Governor Hails Kindness to Refugees

[Daily News] Bukoba -THE Governor for Rwanda’s Eastern Province, Madame Judith Kazayire has reiterated her government’s commitment to strengthening relations and creating a conducive business environment to further improve trade between the two countries.

[Daily News] Bukoba -THE Governor for Rwanda's Eastern Province, Madame Judith Kazayire has reiterated her government's commitment to strengthening relations and creating a conducive business environment to further improve trade between the two countries.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Wynberg School Boy Haircut Dispute Resolved

[News24Wire] Wynberg Junior Boys High School has apologised to the father of a boy ordered to cut his hair, blaming the furore on an old “form letter”, and not the child’s “fade” cut.

[News24Wire] Wynberg Junior Boys High School has apologised to the father of a boy ordered to cut his hair, blaming the furore on an old "form letter", and not the child's "fade" cut.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Nigeria Loses N9.74 Billion to Public Holidays in One Year

[Guardian] Nigeria lost at least N9.74 billion in 2016 as a result of multiple public holidays observed during the year. The Guardian’s investigation revealed that in 2016 alone, about 15 national public holidays were observed, excluding others declare…

[Guardian] Nigeria lost at least N9.74 billion in 2016 as a result of multiple public holidays observed during the year. The Guardian's investigation revealed that in 2016 alone, about 15 national public holidays were observed, excluding others declared in some states.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Declassified – Apartheid Profits – Who Funded the National Party?

[Daily Maverick] While researching the recently published book Apartheid, Guns and Money: A Tale of Profit, Open Secrets collected approximately 40,000 archival documents from 25 archives in seven countries. This treasure trove contains damning details…

[Daily Maverick] While researching the recently published book Apartheid, Guns and Money: A Tale of Profit, Open Secrets collected approximately 40,000 archival documents from 25 archives in seven countries. This treasure trove contains damning details of the individuals and corporations that propped up apartheid and profited in return. Many of these documents were kept secret until now. Most remain hidden despite South Africa's transition to democracy. OPEN SECRETS believes that it is vital to allow the public to scrutini

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

ANC ‘Free Agents’ Should Take a Walk – Secretary-General

[Daily Maverick] ANC MPs who want to ignore the party line should have found their consciences before going to Parliament on the party’s ticket. That was the message from ANC Secretary-General Gwede Mantashe on Monday, reporting back from the ANC NEC l…

[Daily Maverick] ANC MPs who want to ignore the party line should have found their consciences before going to Parliament on the party's ticket. That was the message from ANC Secretary-General Gwede Mantashe on Monday, reporting back from the ANC NEC lekgotla, which focused on the economy and, briefly, corruption. By GREG NICOLSON.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

US, UK Offer to Help Police Probe Election Official’s Murder

[Capital FM] Nairobi -The United States and the United Kingdom have offered assistance to the National Police Service for the investigation into the murder of Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC) ICT Manager Chris Msando whose body wa…

[Capital FM] Nairobi -The United States and the United Kingdom have offered assistance to the National Police Service for the investigation into the murder of Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC) ICT Manager Chris Msando whose body was found dumped in a forest in Kikuyu on Saturday.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Osinbajo Meets African Union Peace Council Over Insurgency

[Guardian] Acting President Yemi Osinbajo yesterday held a crucial meeting with ?a delegation from the African Union Peace and Security Council (PSC), which has been visiting countries in the lake Chad basin on a fact-finding mission.

[Guardian] Acting President Yemi Osinbajo yesterday held a crucial meeting with ?a delegation from the African Union Peace and Security Council (PSC), which has been visiting countries in the lake Chad basin on a fact-finding mission.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Hassabo Chairs Meeting of Committee for Weapons Collection

[SNA] Khartoum -The Vice President of the Republic, Hassbo Abdul-Rahman has chaired, Monday, at the Republican Palace the meeting of the higher committee for the weapons collection.

[SNA] Khartoum -The Vice President of the Republic, Hassbo Abdul-Rahman has chaired, Monday, at the Republican Palace the meeting of the higher committee for the weapons collection.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan