Meet the Women Acheivers of 2016

[New Times] There are women who have made evident progress over the years, some have demystified stereotypes and joined male-dominated fields, others have chosen to give back to society through humanitarian work, some have made it all the way to the to…

[New Times] There are women who have made evident progress over the years, some have demystified stereotypes and joined male-dominated fields, others have chosen to give back to society through humanitarian work, some have made it all the way to the top of the corporate ladder, and some are making it big in business. Donah Mbabazi looks at some of the Rwandan women who stood out this year;

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Govt to Rehabilitate Cyanika Road to Boost Regional Trade

[New Times] A FEASIBILITY study for the rehabilitation of the 79-kilometre road network stretching from Ngororero, Nyabihu and Musanze town to the Rwanda-Uganda border at Cyanika is complete and the works will begin soon.

[New Times] A FEASIBILITY study for the rehabilitation of the 79-kilometre road network stretching from Ngororero, Nyabihu and Musanze town to the Rwanda-Uganda border at Cyanika is complete and the works will begin soon.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Commercial Banks Directed to Increase Lending

[New Times] National Bank of Rwanda (BNR) has signaled commercial banks to consider increasing loans issuance after revising downwards the key repo rate from 6.5 per cent to 6.25 per cent.

[New Times] National Bank of Rwanda (BNR) has signaled commercial banks to consider increasing loans issuance after revising downwards the key repo rate from 6.5 per cent to 6.25 per cent.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Army Issues Warning On Civilian Clothes Resembling Military Uniforms

[News24Wire] Authorities have warned Zimbabweans against wearing camouflage or clothes that resembled army uniforms, saying this was illegal in terms of the country’s Defence Act.

[News24Wire] Authorities have warned Zimbabweans against wearing camouflage or clothes that resembled army uniforms, saying this was illegal in terms of the country's Defence Act.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Chief Justice Appointment Chaos Vindicates NCA, Says Madhuku

[New Zimbabwe] NATIONAL Constitutional Assembly (NCA) leader, Lovemore Madhuku says the controversy over the search for the country the country’s next Chief Justice has vindicated his party which strongly opposed the constitution making process.

[New Zimbabwe] NATIONAL Constitutional Assembly (NCA) leader, Lovemore Madhuku says the controversy over the search for the country the country's next Chief Justice has vindicated his party which strongly opposed the constitution making process.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Gicumbi FC Threatens to Pull Out of League

[New Times] Following the threat by Pépinière to withdraw from the national league, Gicumbi FC has become the second team that has taken the same route in protest over the decision by football body FERWAFA to bar them from hosting their home matches in Gicumbi district.

[New Times] Following the threat by Pépinière to withdraw from the national league, Gicumbi FC has become the second team that has taken the same route in protest over the decision by football body FERWAFA to bar them from hosting their home matches in Gicumbi district.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Chinotimba Wants Chinamasa to Scrap 5 Percent Incentive for Exporters

[New Zimbabwe] BUHERA South MP Joseph Chinotimba has urged government to abandon debate on the proposed Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe Amendment Bill and further scrap the 5 percent incentive granted to exporters following the introduction of bond notes.

[New Zimbabwe] BUHERA South MP Joseph Chinotimba has urged government to abandon debate on the proposed Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe Amendment Bill and further scrap the 5 percent incentive granted to exporters following the introduction of bond notes.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe