Ombudsman Seeks Special Court for Corruption Cases

[New Times] A special court or a special desk within Rwandan courts should be established to bring about efficiency in trying corruption suspects and help curb the vice, the Chief Ombudsman has said. Aloysie Cyanzayire made the call yesterday while app…

[New Times] A special court or a special desk within Rwandan courts should be established to bring about efficiency in trying corruption suspects and help curb the vice, the Chief Ombudsman has said. Aloysie Cyanzayire made the call yesterday while appearing before MPs in the Lower Chamber of Parliament's Standing Committee on Political Affairs and Gender, who have embarked on analysing her report for the 2015/2016 fiscal year.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Former CBK Governor Ndung’u Faces Sh50 Million Legal Fee Suit

[Nation] Flamboyant Nairobi lawyer Donald Kipkorir has turned on his long-time client, Njuguna Ndung’u, hitting the former Central Bank of Kenya (CBK) governor with a Sh50 million legal fee claim.

[Nation] Flamboyant Nairobi lawyer Donald Kipkorir has turned on his long-time client, Njuguna Ndung'u, hitting the former Central Bank of Kenya (CBK) governor with a Sh50 million legal fee claim.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

10 Detained As Police Close NGO Offices

[Monitor] Sironko -Police in Sironko District have closed offices for Compassion-Africa, a non-governmental organisation (NGO), and detained 10 staff over alleged extortion.

[Monitor] Sironko -Police in Sironko District have closed offices for Compassion-Africa, a non-governmental organisation (NGO), and detained 10 staff over alleged extortion.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Kagame in India for Business Summit

[New Times] President Paul Kagame is today afternoon scheduled to speak at the opening ceremony of the Eighth Vibrant Gujarat Summit, a global business forum in India.

[New Times] President Paul Kagame is today afternoon scheduled to speak at the opening ceremony of the Eighth Vibrant Gujarat Summit, a global business forum in India.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

One Year Later, Kilembe Mines Is Yet to Reopen

[Monitor] Kasese -It is nearly a year ever since activities at Kilembe Copper Mines Limited in Kasese District were put to a halt by National Environmental Management Authority (Nema) as a result of non-compliance to environmental standards.

[Monitor] Kasese -It is nearly a year ever since activities at Kilembe Copper Mines Limited in Kasese District were put to a halt by National Environmental Management Authority (Nema) as a result of non-compliance to environmental standards.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

2016 – Entertainment Industry Thrives Admist Recession – PMAN President

[Daily Trust] Mr Pretty Okafor, President of the Performing Musicians Association of Nigeria (PMAN) has said that the economic recession facing the nation since 2016 did not stop its entertainment industry from thriving.

[Daily Trust] Mr Pretty Okafor, President of the Performing Musicians Association of Nigeria (PMAN) has said that the economic recession facing the nation since 2016 did not stop its entertainment industry from thriving.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

People Don’t Like to Support Gospel Artists – E-Praiz

[Vanguard] With his anointing laced single titled, “Na your Grace”, up and coming gospel singer, E-Praiz is on the verge of writing his name in gold in the Nigerian gospel music scene.

[Vanguard] With his anointing laced single titled, "Na your Grace", up and coming gospel singer, E-Praiz is on the verge of writing his name in gold in the Nigerian gospel music scene.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Maiduguri Blasts – Suicide Bombers ‘Hugged Victims Before Explosion’

[Premium Times] Witnesses in Kaleri suburb of Maiduguri, Borno State, where two female suicide bombers attacked and killed two persons on Sunday, said the attackers hugged the victims first before the bombs went off.

[Premium Times] Witnesses in Kaleri suburb of Maiduguri, Borno State, where two female suicide bombers attacked and killed two persons on Sunday, said the attackers hugged the victims first before the bombs went off.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria