Bank of Kigali Profits Decline

[East African] The Bank of Kigali has reported thinner profit margins, which it blames on declining deposits and a low appetite for loans during the first quarter of 2017.

[East African] The Bank of Kigali has reported thinner profit margins, which it blames on declining deposits and a low appetite for loans during the first quarter of 2017.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

4th National Development Plan

[Government of Namibia] The NDP4 is differentiated from its three predecessors by a number of focus issues. Firstly, this is a higher-level plan, characterized by fewer and more carefully selected and sequenced goals and associated target values.

[Government of Namibia] The NDP4 is differentiated from its three predecessors by a number of focus issues. Firstly, this is a higher-level plan, characterized by fewer and more carefully selected and sequenced goals and associated target values.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

UN Should Investigate Kasai Violence

[HRW] Geneva -The United Nations Human Rights Council should urgently establish a commission of inquiry into the situation in the central Kasai region of the Democratic Republic of Congo, a coalition of 262 Congolese and 9 international nongovernmental…

[HRW] Geneva -The United Nations Human Rights Council should urgently establish a commission of inquiry into the situation in the central Kasai region of the Democratic Republic of Congo, a coalition of 262 Congolese and 9 international nongovernmental organizations said today. The 35th session of the Human Rights Council begins June 6, 2017, in Geneva.

source: AllAfrica News: Congo-Kinshasa

23 Officers Dismissed From the Burundian Army

[Iwacu] According to a presidential decree issued on 26 May, 23 officers have been dismissed from the Burundi National Defense Forces. They are accused of deserting Burundian army. One of dismissed officers accuses the government of repressing the sold…

[Iwacu] According to a presidential decree issued on 26 May, 23 officers have been dismissed from the Burundi National Defense Forces. They are accused of deserting Burundian army. One of dismissed officers accuses the government of repressing the soldiers of the former armed forces (ex FAB).

source: AllAfrica News: Burundi

Filipe Mukenga Hails Exchange Between Angolan and Brazilian Musicians

[ANGOP] Luanda -The Angolan musician, Filipe Mukenga, on Wednesday in Luanda considered the exchange between national and Brazilian musicians an opportunity to increase cultural relations between the two countries.

[ANGOP] Luanda -The Angolan musician, Filipe Mukenga, on Wednesday in Luanda considered the exchange between national and Brazilian musicians an opportunity to increase cultural relations between the two countries.

source: AllAfrica News: Angola

Inside the Ambitious NDP5 Blueprint

[New Era] Windhoek -The newly launched Fifth National Development Plan (NDP5) seeks to increase the population’s longevity, while making investments in areas that would fortify the country against expected demographic changes.

[New Era] Windhoek -The newly launched Fifth National Development Plan (NDP5) seeks to increase the population's longevity, while making investments in areas that would fortify the country against expected demographic changes.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Chagos Archipelago – Committee of Parliamentarians Meets to Take Stock of Latest Development

[Government of Mauritius] The Committee of Parliamentarians on the Chagos Archipelago met on 31 May 2017 under the chairmanship of the Minister of Defence, Minister for Rodrigues, Sir Anerood Jugnauth to exchange views on latest developments relating t…

[Government of Mauritius] The Committee of Parliamentarians on the Chagos Archipelago met on 31 May 2017 under the chairmanship of the Minister of Defence, Minister for Rodrigues, Sir Anerood Jugnauth to exchange views on latest developments relating to the Chagos Archipelago.

source: AllAfrica News: Mauritius

Elaboration of a Master Plan to Fight Drug Scourge in Mauritius

[Government of Mauritius] A three-day workshop to develop a National Drug Control Master Plan for Mauritius so as to effectively address the drug problem in the country kicked off yesterday at Le Voilà Hotel, Bagatelle. It is a joint initiative of the Ministry of Defence and Rodrigues, the Prime Minister’s Office in collaboration with the United Nations office of Drugs and Crime (UNODC).

[Government of Mauritius] A three-day workshop to develop a National Drug Control Master Plan for Mauritius so as to effectively address the drug problem in the country kicked off yesterday at Le Voilà Hotel, Bagatelle. It is a joint initiative of the Ministry of Defence and Rodrigues, the Prime Minister's Office in collaboration with the United Nations office of Drugs and Crime (UNODC).

source: AllAfrica News: Mauritius