Guns for Hire at City Hall Corridors

[Nation] Swaleh, Suleiman Manyange, Mike Mbanya and Bonny: Those are the street names of four of the five men captured on camera assaulting a Nairobi business official last week. The guns for hire, who ply their trade from City Hall, wallow in the muck…

[Nation] Swaleh, Suleiman Manyange, Mike Mbanya and Bonny: Those are the street names of four of the five men captured on camera assaulting a Nairobi business official last week. The guns for hire, who ply their trade from City Hall, wallow in the muck of dirty errands and hit jobs, are always on the beck and call of city politicians, and seem to have police protection.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Kaduna Attack – Police Confirm 45 Killed in Birnin Gwari

[Premium Times] The Kaduna State Police commissioner, Austin Iwar, on Sunday confirmed that 45 villagers were killed by bandits in Birnin Gwari Local Government Area of the state.

[Premium Times] The Kaduna State Police commissioner, Austin Iwar, on Sunday confirmed that 45 villagers were killed by bandits in Birnin Gwari Local Government Area of the state.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Kickboxing Association to Organise Inaugural ‘Never Again’ Tourney

[New Times] RWANDA Kickboxing Club are set to organise the first Genocide Memorial Tournament (GMT). The one-day event will be held on June 24 at Top Gym Muvandimwe in Nyamirambo.

[New Times] RWANDA Kickboxing Club are set to organise the first Genocide Memorial Tournament (GMT). The one-day event will be held on June 24 at Top Gym Muvandimwe in Nyamirambo.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

New Ethiopian Prime Minister Arrives in Kenya for State Visit

[Kenya Presidency] The new Ethiopian Prime Minister, Dr Abiy Ahmed Ali, has arrived in the country for a two-day State Visit geared towards bolstering the existing strong relations between Kenya and Ethiopia.

[Kenya Presidency] The new Ethiopian Prime Minister, Dr Abiy Ahmed Ali, has arrived in the country for a two-day State Visit geared towards bolstering the existing strong relations between Kenya and Ethiopia.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Ethiopian PM, Djibouti President Expected in Kenya for State Visits

[Kenya Presidency] New Ethiopian Prime Minister Dr Abiy Ahmed Ali and Djibouti President Ismail Omar Guelleh are expected in the country for State Visits, State House has announced.

[Kenya Presidency] New Ethiopian Prime Minister Dr Abiy Ahmed Ali and Djibouti President Ismail Omar Guelleh are expected in the country for State Visits, State House has announced.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

4,000 Delegates to Attend Transform Africa Summit

[New Times] Over 4,000 delegates from 75 countries will this week converge in Kigali for this year’s Transform Africa Summit, the largest gathering of stakeholders within the Information and Communication Technology (ICT) space on the continent.

[New Times] Over 4,000 delegates from 75 countries will this week converge in Kigali for this year's Transform Africa Summit, the largest gathering of stakeholders within the Information and Communication Technology (ICT) space on the continent.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

President Kenyatta to Host Ethiopian, Djibouti Leaders This Week

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Djibouti President Ismail Omar Guelleh is expected in the country at the invitation of the President Uhuru Kenyatta, coming at the heels of new Ethiopian Abiye Ahmed’s visit.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Djibouti President Ismail Omar Guelleh is expected in the country at the invitation of the President Uhuru Kenyatta, coming at the heels of new Ethiopian Abiye Ahmed's visit.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Ferwafa to Appeal FIFA Directive to Pay Ex-Amavubi Coach Rwf158 Million

[New Times] The World Football Governing body, FIFA, has instructed Rwanda Football Federation (FERWAFA) to pay former national team coach Johnny McKinstry US$180,000 (about Rwf158 million) for his unlawful dismissal two years ago.

[New Times] The World Football Governing body, FIFA, has instructed Rwanda Football Federation (FERWAFA) to pay former national team coach Johnny McKinstry US$180,000 (about Rwf158 million) for his unlawful dismissal two years ago.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Gakenke – Two Sacco Employees Arrested Over Missing Funds

[New Times] Two employees of a savings and credit cooperation in Nemba in Gakenke District have been arrested in connection with the embezzlement of over Rwf15.8 million from the SACOO’s coffers.

[New Times] Two employees of a savings and credit cooperation in Nemba in Gakenke District have been arrested in connection with the embezzlement of over Rwf15.8 million from the SACOO's coffers.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda