Quincy B’s Manager ‘Broken’ By LNP Charge Against Him

[Observer] Lewiz McCarthy, the manager of the late musical icon Quincy B., has revealed for the first time that he was totally broken when the Liberia National Police charged him with ‘consent of unregistered vehicles’ and ‘failure to maintain proof of…

[Observer] Lewiz McCarthy, the manager of the late musical icon Quincy B., has revealed for the first time that he was totally broken when the Liberia National Police charged him with 'consent of unregistered vehicles' and 'failure to maintain proof of financial security.'

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

UN Rights Chief Alarmed By Rape Chants in Burundi

[New Times] The UN High Commissioner for Human Rights Zeid Ra’ad Al Hussein has expressed outrage at an apparent widespread pattern of rallies in several provinces across Burundi, where young men from the Imbonerakure militia – the youth wing of the ru…

[New Times] The UN High Commissioner for Human Rights Zeid Ra'ad Al Hussein has expressed outrage at an apparent widespread pattern of rallies in several provinces across Burundi, where young men from the Imbonerakure militia - the youth wing of the ruling CNDD-FDD political party - repeatedly chant a call to impregnate or kill opponents.

source: AllAfrica News: Burundi

Economy Defies Key Indicators to Grow At 5.8%

[Nation] Kenya’s economy recorded a 5.8 per cent growth last year despite a decline in major sectors of the economy, according to the latest data from the Kenya National Bureau of Statistics.

[Nation] Kenya's economy recorded a 5.8 per cent growth last year despite a decline in major sectors of the economy, according to the latest data from the Kenya National Bureau of Statistics.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Woman Accused of Killing Husband ‘Hid’ American, Court Hears

[Nation] A woman accused of killing her husband did not disclose that an American was present during his death at a resort, a senior African Union official told a Mombasa court.

[Nation] A woman accused of killing her husband did not disclose that an American was present during his death at a resort, a senior African Union official told a Mombasa court.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Govt to Adopt Children As It Phases Out Orphanages

[New Times] Three years since the government kicked off search for foster families for children living in orphanages and subsequently started to close down the facilities, the Minister for Gender and Family Promotion Esperance Nyirasafari says several …

[New Times] Three years since the government kicked off search for foster families for children living in orphanages and subsequently started to close down the facilities, the Minister for Gender and Family Promotion Esperance Nyirasafari says several children living with severe disabilities may permanently be under government care because the magnitude of their disability lowers their chances of finding homes.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Amavubi Coach Starts Player Selection for CHAN and AFCON Qualifiers

[New Times] Rwanda national football team (Amavubi) will enter residential camp on May 29 to start preparations for the upcoming CAF competitions qualifiers, which will start in June, head coach Antoine Hey told Times Sport on Tuesday.

[New Times] Rwanda national football team (Amavubi) will enter residential camp on May 29 to start preparations for the upcoming CAF competitions qualifiers, which will start in June, head coach Antoine Hey told Times Sport on Tuesday.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Farmers Urged to Cooperate in Fight Against Armyworms

[New Times] Farmers in the Eastern Province have been called upon to cooperate with Rwanda Agriculture Board (RAB) in the ongoing exercise to spray pesticides to kill armyworm, a devastative pest to crops, especially maize and sorghum.

[New Times] Farmers in the Eastern Province have been called upon to cooperate with Rwanda Agriculture Board (RAB) in the ongoing exercise to spray pesticides to kill armyworm, a devastative pest to crops, especially maize and sorghum.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda