Constitutional Moves in Great Lakes Region Expose State Fragility

[Monitor] Something seems to have snapped in the Great Lakes region this year. The entire region is in need of urgent attention. Some are emergency cases like South Sudan that has continued to slide into strife and chaos exporting more than one million…

[Monitor] Something seems to have snapped in the Great Lakes region this year. The entire region is in need of urgent attention. Some are emergency cases like South Sudan that has continued to slide into strife and chaos exporting more than one million refugees to Uganda.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Rwandan Bikes Attract Regional Buyers

[New Times] Motorcycles assembled in Rwanda have attracted a lot of interest from countries in the region, particularly Tanzania and the Democratic Republic of Congo, the firm behind the project has said.

[New Times] Motorcycles assembled in Rwanda have attracted a lot of interest from countries in the region, particularly Tanzania and the Democratic Republic of Congo, the firm behind the project has said.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Witchcraft Letting Down Masavu – Gitta

[Monitor] Kampala -Superstition, not players’ ineptness, has been cited by Masavu head coach Alex Gitta as the waves rocking the club’s sinking ship. The Entebbe based side is rock bottom on the 16-team Uganda Premier League table and has won just one …

[Monitor] Kampala -Superstition, not players' ineptness, has been cited by Masavu head coach Alex Gitta as the waves rocking the club's sinking ship. The Entebbe based side is rock bottom on the 16-team Uganda Premier League table and has won just one game - against Proline - in nine matches.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Kenya Writes Protest Note to Tanzania Over Auction of Cows, Burning of Chicks

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Foreign Affairs Cabinet Secretary Amina Mohammed has written an official protest note to Tanzania over the confiscation and auction of 1300 cows and burning of day-old chicks from Kenya.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Foreign Affairs Cabinet Secretary Amina Mohammed has written an official protest note to Tanzania over the confiscation and auction of 1300 cows and burning of day-old chicks from Kenya.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Niyodusenga on Coping With Albinism, Stigma

[New Times] It was a struggle for Bernadette Niyodusenga’s parents to raise 12 children. But apart from family financial struggles, Niyodusenga was also struggling with her own misfortune- a congenital disorder characterised by complete or partial abse…

[New Times] It was a struggle for Bernadette Niyodusenga's parents to raise 12 children. But apart from family financial struggles, Niyodusenga was also struggling with her own misfortune- a congenital disorder characterised by complete or partial absence of pigment in the skin, hair and eyes - otherwise known as albinism.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Former Minister Imena’s Trial Begins in Substance

[New Times] The Nyarugenge Intermediate Court on Wednesday heard in substance the case involving the former State Minister for Mining, Evode Imena, who was released on bail back in February.

[New Times] The Nyarugenge Intermediate Court on Wednesday heard in substance the case involving the former State Minister for Mining, Evode Imena, who was released on bail back in February.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda