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

Meet Buhura, the Kindergarten Teacher Advocating for Eloquence in Kinyarwanda

[New Times] Shamira Buhura is a teacher and has been the school principal at Green Hills Nursery School for seven years. The wife and mother of four is also an advocate for Kinyarwanda, and uses various platforms to encourage young people, especially c…

[New Times] Shamira Buhura is a teacher and has been the school principal at Green Hills Nursery School for seven years. The wife and mother of four is also an advocate for Kinyarwanda, and uses various platforms to encourage young people, especially children, to speak their native language. Women Today's Sharon Kantengwa caught up with her for insights on the inspiration behind her advocacy for the mother tongue.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Rivers United Captain Warns Against Complacency Ahead of Rayon Clash

[New Times] Despite carrying a two-goal advantage from the first leg of the CAF Confederation Cup playoff round against Rayon Sport, Rivers United captain Austin Festus has warned his side against complacency heading into the second leg this Saturday a…

[New Times] Despite carrying a two-goal advantage from the first leg of the CAF Confederation Cup playoff round against Rayon Sport, Rivers United captain Austin Festus has warned his side against complacency heading into the second leg this Saturday at Amahoro National Stadium.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda