In Crackdown, Malawi Jails 35 Illegal Loggers Seized in National Park

[Thomson Reuters Foundation] Blantyre, Malawi -“My warning to the criminals is that we will not relent until we are done with them,” warns Malawi’s national parks director

[Thomson Reuters Foundation] Blantyre, Malawi -"My warning to the criminals is that we will not relent until we are done with them," warns Malawi's national parks director

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Foreign Affairs Minister Outlines Foreign Policy Priorities for Next Fiscal Year

[New Times] Rwanda’s relations with other countries have been improving over the last few years and government will do more to further promote bilateral cooperation.

[New Times] Rwanda's relations with other countries have been improving over the last few years and government will do more to further promote bilateral cooperation.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

New Regional Assembly Legislators Pledge to Advance Integration Agenda

[New Times] The country’s newly-elected representatives to the East African Legislative Assembly (EALA) have pledged to take the region’s integration agenda to the next level when they begin their duties next month.

[New Times] The country's newly-elected representatives to the East African Legislative Assembly (EALA) have pledged to take the region's integration agenda to the next level when they begin their duties next month.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Why Kigali Lies in the Path of China’s Silk Road

[New Times] China’s ambitious Belt and Road Initiative and the EAC are part of an ongoing story that includes an ancient shipwreck and commerce dating back to the early 15th century along the East African coast.

[New Times] China's ambitious Belt and Road Initiative and the EAC are part of an ongoing story that includes an ancient shipwreck and commerce dating back to the early 15th century along the East African coast.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

‘Fao Does Not Force GMO Technology On Countries’

[Guardian] Nourou Macki Tall, is the Country Representative, Food and Agricultural Organisation (FAO); he spoke with MATHIAS OKWE, and JOKE FALAJU, in Abuja, on a wide range of issues. These include the FAO Nigeria Country Framework Programme, which is…

[Guardian] Nourou Macki Tall, is the Country Representative, Food and Agricultural Organisation (FAO); he spoke with MATHIAS OKWE, and JOKE FALAJU, in Abuja, on a wide range of issues. These include the FAO Nigeria Country Framework Programme, which is winding down this year; the next plan of action; the FAO intervention in the North East humanitarian crisis; the joint United Nations agencies' initiative to end constant farmers/pastoralists clashes and the new increased yield farming technologies to ensure food secur

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Divergent Views Hamper Sustainable EA Financing Mechanism – Ministers

[New Times] There are still divergent views that need to be ironed out prior to developing a sustainable financing mechanism for the East African Community, the Council of Ministers meeting has reported.

[New Times] There are still divergent views that need to be ironed out prior to developing a sustainable financing mechanism for the East African Community, the Council of Ministers meeting has reported.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Hailemariam Urges Chinese Companies to Increase Investment Engagement

[Ethiopian Herald] Prime Minister Hailemariam Dessalegn conferred in China with companies engaged in investments in Ethiopia urging for their increased engagement in huge potential sectors.

[Ethiopian Herald] Prime Minister Hailemariam Dessalegn conferred in China with companies engaged in investments in Ethiopia urging for their increased engagement in huge potential sectors.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

New EALA Team Should Drum Up Renewed Momentum to Advance Integration Agenda

[New Times] Rwanda yesterday picked its nine representatives to the East African Legislative Assembly (EALA), leaving Kenya the only member state yet to elect its representatives to the regional economic community parliament.

[New Times] Rwanda yesterday picked its nine representatives to the East African Legislative Assembly (EALA), leaving Kenya the only member state yet to elect its representatives to the regional economic community parliament.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Homosexuality – Man, 23, Nabs for Raping a Blind Man’s Guide

[Daily Trust] Katsina -The Police in Katsina have arrested 23-year-old Mustapha Lawal of Sabuwar Unguwa in Katsina metropolis for raping a 12-year-old boy (names withheld).

[Daily Trust] Katsina -The Police in Katsina have arrested 23-year-old Mustapha Lawal of Sabuwar Unguwa in Katsina metropolis for raping a 12-year-old boy (names withheld).

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria