Give Scientists the Chance to Compete Professionally – Kagame

[New Times] President Paul Kagame has advocated for the consideration of African technical expertise during the implementation of projects as opposed to always outsourcing them as if often the case.

[New Times] President Paul Kagame has advocated for the consideration of African technical expertise during the implementation of projects as opposed to always outsourcing them as if often the case.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Another Hollywood Episode From Tytan and Olinda

[263Chat] It is a relationship that was built on thorns and rubbles, guaranteed of bumping into countless stumbling blocks ahead, but since igniting romance early last year, Bulawayo based rapper,Tytan and UK based entrepreneur Olinda Chapel, have defi…

[263Chat] It is a relationship that was built on thorns and rubbles, guaranteed of bumping into countless stumbling blocks ahead, but since igniting romance early last year, Bulawayo based rapper,Tytan and UK based entrepreneur Olinda Chapel, have defied the odds and officially got married this past weekend.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Sierra Leone High Court Vacates Interim Injunction On Tuesday’s Presidential Run-Off

[Premium Times] A High Court sitting in Freetown, Sierra Leone, has vacated its earlier interim injunction restraining the National Electoral Commission (NEC) and its Chief Electoral Commissioner from conducting the Tuesday’s presidential run-off elect…

[Premium Times] A High Court sitting in Freetown, Sierra Leone, has vacated its earlier interim injunction restraining the National Electoral Commission (NEC) and its Chief Electoral Commissioner from conducting the Tuesday's presidential run-off election in the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Sierra Leone

New Rwf23 Billion Project to Revamp Water Transport, Boost Cross-Border Trade

[New Times] It is a beehive of activity as livestock and other traders move back and forth loading tens of goats and sheep and other commodities onto a rickety boat at Ruganda ‘port’. The boat is headed for a journey across Lake Kivu to DR Congo. I am …

[New Times] It is a beehive of activity as livestock and other traders move back and forth loading tens of goats and sheep and other commodities onto a rickety boat at Ruganda 'port'. The boat is headed for a journey across Lake Kivu to DR Congo. I am told the cross-border traders perform the 'ritual' twice a week during the two market days at Ruganda landing site in Bwishyura sector, Karongi District.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

I Won’t Go Back to Dapchi School – Student

[Premium Times] A year two senior student of the Government Girls Science Technical College, Dapchi, has said she will not return to the school even after Boko Haram returned nearly all 110 students kidnapped from the school.

[Premium Times] A year two senior student of the Government Girls Science Technical College, Dapchi, has said she will not return to the school even after Boko Haram returned nearly all 110 students kidnapped from the school.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

War Veterans Say Country Needs All Minority Groups

[New Zimbabwe] VETERANS of Zimbabwe’s liberation war who were at the forefront of terrorizing commercial farmers at the turn of the century have announced that they will soon be engaging local whites with a view making sure they are not left out in the…

[New Zimbabwe] VETERANS of Zimbabwe's liberation war who were at the forefront of terrorizing commercial farmers at the turn of the century have announced that they will soon be engaging local whites with a view making sure they are not left out in the development of the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Over 15M Africans Suffered Transatlantic Slave Trade – UN Chief

[Premium Times] UN Secretary-General António Guterres has said more than 15 million Africans suffered the brutalities of the Transatlantic slave trade, calling for respect for the dignity of every human being.

[Premium Times] UN Secretary-General António Guterres has said more than 15 million Africans suffered the brutalities of the Transatlantic slave trade, calling for respect for the dignity of every human being.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Ex-Minister Moyo Asks African Leaders to Check on ‘Persecuted’ Mugabe

[New Zimbabwe] Former Higher Education Minister Jonathan Moyo has sent out a public appeal to African leaders including Thabo Mbeki to save ousted President Robert Mugabe from harassment by authorities in Harare.

[New Zimbabwe] Former Higher Education Minister Jonathan Moyo has sent out a public appeal to African leaders including Thabo Mbeki to save ousted President Robert Mugabe from harassment by authorities in Harare.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe