MPs Start Scrutiny of Bill That Seeks to Tighten the Noose Around the Corrupt

[New Times] Members of the parliamentary Public Accounts Committee (PAC) yesterday started scrutinising a new draft law on the fight against corruption, which seeks to expand the list of crimes described as corruption and toughen penalties for bribery …

[New Times] Members of the parliamentary Public Accounts Committee (PAC) yesterday started scrutinising a new draft law on the fight against corruption, which seeks to expand the list of crimes described as corruption and toughen penalties for bribery related offences.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Police Arrests 115 Shiite Members, Say No Live Lost

[Leadership] The Police Command in the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) on Monday, said it arrested 115 Shiite members of the Islamic Movement of Nigeria ( IMN) during a violent protest in Abuja.

[Leadership] The Police Command in the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) on Monday, said it arrested 115 Shiite members of the Islamic Movement of Nigeria ( IMN) during a violent protest in Abuja.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Director of Winnie Documentary Believes Her Film Has Sparked Important Discussions

[News24Wire] The director of the documentary Winnie, a film about late struggle stalwart Winnie Madikizela-Mandela, feels her film has “unsettled the waters” and caused people to talk about the way the anti-apartheid activist was treated during aparthe…

[News24Wire] The director of the documentary Winnie, a film about late struggle stalwart Winnie Madikizela-Mandela, feels her film has "unsettled the waters" and caused people to talk about the way the anti-apartheid activist was treated during apartheid and by the country's first democratic government.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Biotechnology Will Transform Rwanda’s Health Sector – Expert

[New Times] Professor Jacob Souopgui, a Cameroonian scholar from the Université Libre de Bruxelles in Belgium, together with a research team from Rwanda, have initiated a project that will facilitate the enhancement of skills in the biotech field.

[New Times] Professor Jacob Souopgui, a Cameroonian scholar from the Université Libre de Bruxelles in Belgium, together with a research team from Rwanda, have initiated a project that will facilitate the enhancement of skills in the biotech field.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Irambona Left Out of Rayon Squad After Going Awol

[New Times] Rayon Sports have dropped left back Eric Irambona for the second leg of the Confederation Cup Playoffs against Costa do Sol after he went missing from the team’s hotel on Sunday evening shortly before the Blues left for Mozambique.

[New Times] Rayon Sports have dropped left back Eric Irambona for the second leg of the Confederation Cup Playoffs against Costa do Sol after he went missing from the team's hotel on Sunday evening shortly before the Blues left for Mozambique.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Genocide Suspects in UK Face Fresh Investigation

[New Times] Five key suspects of the 1994 Genocide against the Tutsi currently on British soil have been placed under fresh investigations, UK Metropolitan Police has told The New Times.

[New Times] Five key suspects of the 1994 Genocide against the Tutsi currently on British soil have been placed under fresh investigations, UK Metropolitan Police has told The New Times.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Row Over Sack of 22 Kenya Airways Nigerian Workers

[Daily Trust] Lagos -The controversy over the sack of 22 out of 26 Nigerian employees of Kenya Airways deepened on Monday as the management of the airline accused the union of not doing enough to protect the interest of its members working with it.

[Daily Trust] Lagos -The controversy over the sack of 22 out of 26 Nigerian employees of Kenya Airways deepened on Monday as the management of the airline accused the union of not doing enough to protect the interest of its members working with it.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

UK Announces New Scholarships for Nigeria, 51 Other Countries

[Vanguard] The United Kingdom has announced a new scholarship scheme for Nigerian students and other young people from The Commonwealth to study in low and middle-income countries.

[Vanguard] The United Kingdom has announced a new scholarship scheme for Nigerian students and other young people from The Commonwealth to study in low and middle-income countries.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria