Rwigara Presents Nomination Papers

[New Times] Diane Shima Rwigara yesterday submitted her nomination papers to the National Electoral Commission (NEC), officially declaring her interest to stand for the presidency.

[New Times] Diane Shima Rwigara yesterday submitted her nomination papers to the National Electoral Commission (NEC), officially declaring her interest to stand for the presidency.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

UN Secretary General Expected to Arrive in Uganda for Refugee Summit

[Monitor] Kampala -The Secretary General of United Nations (UN) António Guterres is expected to arrive today in the country for the Refugee Solidarity Summit that starts tomorrow.

[Monitor] Kampala -The Secretary General of United Nations (UN) António Guterres is expected to arrive today in the country for the Refugee Solidarity Summit that starts tomorrow.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

40 Years After – Ebonyi Constructs Road, Bridge Across 5 Agrarian Communities

[Vanguard] Abakaliki -THE present administration has begun the massive construction of roads and bridges across different communities in the state in line with its campaign promises to better the lot of the people of the State. What is striking about t…

[Vanguard] Abakaliki -THE present administration has begun the massive construction of roads and bridges across different communities in the state in line with its campaign promises to better the lot of the people of the State. What is striking about the construction of these projects in the state is Governor David Umahi's large heartedness towards constructing all roads, both urban and rural, irrespective of whether they are State or Federal government-owned.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Kudos to Police On Arrest of ‘Evans’

[Vanguard] The much-vilified Nigeria Police Force, NPF, has something to crow about after consistently being in the news for its inability to rein in rampaging criminals across the country. The Force has the right to celebrate the recent exploits of it…

[Vanguard] The much-vilified Nigeria Police Force, NPF, has something to crow about after consistently being in the news for its inability to rein in rampaging criminals across the country. The Force has the right to celebrate the recent exploits of its men in tracking and nabbing Chukwudubem George Onwuamadike, popularly known as "Evans", the leader of a highly- organised syndicate responsible for the kidnap of prominent Nigerians across the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Senior UN Official Urges Steps Towards Political Dialogue Amid Ongoing Fragility

[UN News] Amid Burundi’s “fragile” security situation, marked by recent grenade attacks in the capital, Bujumbura, a senior United Nations political official told the Security Council today that regional actors and international partners must press for…

[UN News] Amid Burundi's "fragile" security situation, marked by recent grenade attacks in the capital, Bujumbura, a senior United Nations political official told the Security Council today that regional actors and international partners must press for confidence-building measures that would be conducive for holding an inclusive and credible political dialogue in the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Burundi

NHRC Not Entitled to Pre-Action Notice – Court of Appeal

[Vanguard] The Court of Appeal sitting in Abuja has held that the National Human Rights Commission, NHRC, was not entitled to pre-action notice before any legal action can be brought against it.

[Vanguard] The Court of Appeal sitting in Abuja has held that the National Human Rights Commission, NHRC, was not entitled to pre-action notice before any legal action can be brought against it.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Justice Needed for Lasting Peace in CAR

[HRW] Civilians in the Central African Republic caught a break this week. The government and armed groups signed a peace accord on June 19 that includes a ceasefire and political reform measures, which could put an end to a conflict that has claimed th…

[HRW] Civilians in the Central African Republic caught a break this week. The government and armed groups signed a peace accord on June 19 that includes a ceasefire and political reform measures, which could put an end to a conflict that has claimed thousands of lives and caused immense suffering.

source: AllAfrica News: Central African Republic

Over 96 Graduate From Kepler

[New Times] A total of 96 graduates received bachelors degrees in communications, health care management and business management studies at Kepler Kigali Campus in Kimironko, Kigali, last Saturday.

[New Times] A total of 96 graduates received bachelors degrees in communications, health care management and business management studies at Kepler Kigali Campus in Kimironko, Kigali, last Saturday.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda