Aga Khan’s Lifeline for Farmers

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -For many years Athumani Mohamed Omolo, a smallholder farmer in Mtwara Rural District, couldn’t produce enough to feed his family. He wasn’t the only one, with many smallholder farmers in this district facing a four-month lean p…

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -For many years Athumani Mohamed Omolo, a smallholder farmer in Mtwara Rural District, couldn't produce enough to feed his family. He wasn't the only one, with many smallholder farmers in this district facing a four-month lean period year after year. It wasn't until he received training from an Aga Khan Foundation (AKF)-trained lead farmer that he learned how to farm sustainably and increase productivity.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Grand Reception As His Highness the Aga Khan Arrives in Dar

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -The founder and chairman of the Aga Khan Development Network (AKDN), His Highness the Aga Khan, arrived in Dar es Salaam on Wednesday for a two-day official visit.

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -The founder and chairman of the Aga Khan Development Network (AKDN), His Highness the Aga Khan, arrived in Dar es Salaam on Wednesday for a two-day official visit.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Over 100,000 Farmers Benefit From Aga Khan Foundation Support

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -As the Aga Khan celebrates 60 years of leadership and his Diamond Jubilee, more than 100,000 Tanzanian famers in Mtwara and Lindi regions have been beneficiaries through the Aga Khan Foundation (AKF) since 2009.

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -As the Aga Khan celebrates 60 years of leadership and his Diamond Jubilee, more than 100,000 Tanzanian famers in Mtwara and Lindi regions have been beneficiaries through the Aga Khan Foundation (AKF) since 2009.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Rwanda Offers Rich Potential for Tourism Investment – PM

[New Times] Prime Minister Edouard Ngirente has made a case for regional and global investors to consider Rwanda as an investment destination, specifically tourism-related.

[New Times] Prime Minister Edouard Ngirente has made a case for regional and global investors to consider Rwanda as an investment destination, specifically tourism-related.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Charly and Nina Set for ‘Album Launch of the Year’

[New Times] After four eventful years in the local music industry, girl duo Charly and Nina are preparing for what music pundits say will be the biggest music album launch in 2017.

[New Times] After four eventful years in the local music industry, girl duo Charly and Nina are preparing for what music pundits say will be the biggest music album launch in 2017.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Bail Hearing for Rwigara Family Members Pushed for Third Time

[New Times] The Nyarugenge Intermediate Court on Wednesday adjourned, for the third time, the pre-trial hearing of Anne Rwigara, Diane Rwigara and their mother Adeline Rwigara to Friday.

[New Times] The Nyarugenge Intermediate Court on Wednesday adjourned, for the third time, the pre-trial hearing of Anne Rwigara, Diane Rwigara and their mother Adeline Rwigara to Friday.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

France Should Come Clean on Genocide, Says Mushikiwabo

[New Times] French officials should come clean on their role in the 1994 Genocide against the Tutsi, instead of continuing to cover it up with ‘sham’ litigations that are more political than judicial, the Minister for Foreign Affairs, Louise Mushikiwab…

[New Times] French officials should come clean on their role in the 1994 Genocide against the Tutsi, instead of continuing to cover it up with 'sham' litigations that are more political than judicial, the Minister for Foreign Affairs, Louise Mushikiwabo, has said.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda