Countries Urged to Diversify Economies

[New Times] African governments have been urged to focus on growing intra-African trade and diversifying their economies to stop reliance on commodities to reduce vulnerability to external shocks.

[New Times] African governments have been urged to focus on growing intra-African trade and diversifying their economies to stop reliance on commodities to reduce vulnerability to external shocks.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Bitok Lauds Beach Volleyball Duo After Continental Triumph

[New Times] Rwanda volleyball national team head coach Paul Bitok has commended the pair of his women beach volleyball players comprised of Charlotte Nzayisenga and Denyse Mutatsimpundu after the duo clinched a historic CAVB Beach Volleyball African Na…

[New Times] Rwanda volleyball national team head coach Paul Bitok has commended the pair of his women beach volleyball players comprised of Charlotte Nzayisenga and Denyse Mutatsimpundu after the duo clinched a historic CAVB Beach Volleyball African Nations Cup on Sunday in Maputo, Mozambique.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Region Should Take Positive Economic Growth With Cautious Optimism

[New Times] The International Monetary Fund and Fitch Ratings concur on Rwanda’s positive economic outlook. While each country is unique in its circumstance, this reflects on the wider EAC, specifically Uganda, Tanzania and Kenya, which are as favourab…

[New Times] The International Monetary Fund and Fitch Ratings concur on Rwanda's positive economic outlook. While each country is unique in its circumstance, this reflects on the wider EAC, specifically Uganda, Tanzania and Kenya, which are as favourably projected.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Questions Continue to Be Asked About Ongoing Food Crisis

[Nation] Questions continued to be asked on Tuesday about the cause and management of the ongoing food crisis even as it emerged that Kenya has been keeping 3 million bags of maize annually in its strategic food reserve, the same amount it kept 23 year…

[Nation] Questions continued to be asked on Tuesday about the cause and management of the ongoing food crisis even as it emerged that Kenya has been keeping 3 million bags of maize annually in its strategic food reserve, the same amount it kept 23 years ago.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

The Joyful Power of the Diaspora

[New Times] Two weeks ago I met another one of Rwanda’s truly remarkable women – I will refer to her only as Joy. But this article isn’t about her. Rather, it is about the idea behind this article which was planted from meeting Joy.

[New Times] Two weeks ago I met another one of Rwanda's truly remarkable women - I will refer to her only as Joy. But this article isn't about her. Rather, it is about the idea behind this article which was planted from meeting Joy.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Election Dispute Tribunals Have 108 Pending Cases

[Nation] With only two days remaining for the Political Parties Disputes Tribunals (PPDTs) to conclude deciding on the cases arising from the recently concluded primaries, there are 108 undecided disputes among them that of Governor Mwangi wa Iria (Mur…

[Nation] With only two days remaining for the Political Parties Disputes Tribunals (PPDTs) to conclude deciding on the cases arising from the recently concluded primaries, there are 108 undecided disputes among them that of Governor Mwangi wa Iria (Murang'a), Machakos gubernatorial aspirant Wavinya Ndeti (Wiper), and Nyandarua Woman Rep Wanjiku Muhia.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya