RwandAir Soars Higher, Enters European Market

[New Times] This year has, arguably, been critical to the local aviation sector as it registered key developments and milestones that are expected to propel the sector and, particularly RwandAir to greater heights. The launch of works on the proposed B…

[New Times] This year has, arguably, been critical to the local aviation sector as it registered key developments and milestones that are expected to propel the sector and, particularly RwandAir to greater heights. The launch of works on the proposed Bugesera International Airport underlined the country's push to improve and expand aviation infrastructure and make the sector more competitive.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

ACK Power Wrangles Put Church in the Spotlight Again

[Nation] I was a young reporter at the now defunct Kenya Times newspaper when I was assigned to cover the election of the Archbishop of the Anglican Church of Kenya at the All Saints’ Cathedral in 1996.

[Nation] I was a young reporter at the now defunct Kenya Times newspaper when I was assigned to cover the election of the Archbishop of the Anglican Church of Kenya at the All Saints' Cathedral in 1996.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Rwf600 Million Project for Industrial Development of Local Herbal Medicines

[New Times] Rwanda seeks to greatly reduce imports by supporting and reviving different sectors of the economy to produce locally many of the products that are presently being imported. Under the domestic market recapturing strategy, the country seeks …

[New Times] Rwanda seeks to greatly reduce imports by supporting and reviving different sectors of the economy to produce locally many of the products that are presently being imported. Under the domestic market recapturing strategy, the country seeks to create import substitution industries that will produce some of the goods that are currently being imported to help reduce the widening trade imbalance and boost Rwanda's forex reserves, among others.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Priest Whose Radio Show Made Our Christmas Days So Memorable

[Nation] On Christmas day and every Sunday at 3 o’clock, gospel radio programme, Wimbo Niupendao, would play on the Kiswahili Service of then only radio station in the country, the Voice of Kenya (VoK). President Jomo Kenyatta and his young family – Ma…

[Nation] On Christmas day and every Sunday at 3 o'clock, gospel radio programme, Wimbo Niupendao, would play on the Kiswahili Service of then only radio station in the country, the Voice of Kenya (VoK). President Jomo Kenyatta and his young family - Mama Ngina, Uhuru, Nyokabi and Muhoho - would be together listening to the gospel show, and the head of state wouldn't entertain any distraction until the programme was over.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

RPF Members in Belgium Celebrate Party’s 30th Anniversary

[New Times] Members of Rwanda Patriotic Party (RPF-Inkotanyi) living in Belgium joined by Friends of Rwanda on Sunday gathered in Brussels to celebrate the 30th anniversary of the party

[New Times] Members of Rwanda Patriotic Party (RPF-Inkotanyi) living in Belgium joined by Friends of Rwanda on Sunday gathered in Brussels to celebrate the 30th anniversary of the party

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Withdraw Your Wards From Local Turkish Schools, Erdogan Tells Africans

[Premium Times] The President of Turkey, Recep Erdogan, has called on parents in Africa to withdraw their children from Turkish-run schools across the continent because the schools are run by those he described as terrorists.

[Premium Times] The President of Turkey, Recep Erdogan, has called on parents in Africa to withdraw their children from Turkish-run schools across the continent because the schools are run by those he described as terrorists.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria