Four More Years of Buhari? Nigeria Deserves Better

[Deutsche Welle] Nigeria’s President Muhammadu Muhari has annouced he will run again in the 2019 election. He has just started his work on important reforms — but that’s exactly the problem, says DW’s Thomas Mösch

[Deutsche Welle] Nigeria's President Muhammadu Muhari has annouced he will run again in the 2019 election. He has just started his work on important reforms -- but that's exactly the problem, says DW's Thomas Mösch

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Woman Recognised By Queen of England

[New Times] Rwanda Women’s Network (RWN) Founder and Director, Mary Balikungeri has been awarded with the Commonwealth Points of Light Award for her dedication to improving the welfare and rehabilitation of women.

[New Times] Rwanda Women's Network (RWN) Founder and Director, Mary Balikungeri has been awarded with the Commonwealth Points of Light Award for her dedication to improving the welfare and rehabilitation of women.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

President Kagame Swears in New Leaders

[New Times] President Paul Kagame yesterday urged new leaders at the Rwanda Investigation Bureau (RIB) and the Ministry of Finance and Economic Planning to work with commitment and always serve the interests of all Rwandans.

[New Times] President Paul Kagame yesterday urged new leaders at the Rwanda Investigation Bureau (RIB) and the Ministry of Finance and Economic Planning to work with commitment and always serve the interests of all Rwandans.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Rwandan Investment Guru Visits Zimbabwe

[The Herald] Government is keen to learn from Rwanda’s development model and yesterday the chief executive of the Rwanda Development Board, Ms Clare Akamanzi, arrived in Harare to share her country’s experience at the request of President Mnangagwa.

[The Herald] Government is keen to learn from Rwanda's development model and yesterday the chief executive of the Rwanda Development Board, Ms Clare Akamanzi, arrived in Harare to share her country's experience at the request of President Mnangagwa.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Nigerians in UK Protest Against Buhari’s Re-Election Bid

[Daily Trust] Presidency has confirmed that Nigerians in the United Kingdom on Monday protested against President Muhammadu Buhari’s re-election bid on his arrival in London.

[Daily Trust] Presidency has confirmed that Nigerians in the United Kingdom on Monday protested against President Muhammadu Buhari's re-election bid on his arrival in London.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Danish Court Backs Bid to Extradite Genocide Suspect

[New Times] A court in the Danish town of Hillerød on Tuesday ruled that Genocide suspect Wenceslas Twangirayezu be handed over to Rwandan authorities for prosecution over genocide crimes he committed in the former Gisenyi prefecture.

[New Times] A court in the Danish town of Hillerød on Tuesday ruled that Genocide suspect Wenceslas Twangirayezu be handed over to Rwandan authorities for prosecution over genocide crimes he committed in the former Gisenyi prefecture.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Team Nigeria Makes Clean Sweep of Para-Weightlifting Gold Medals

[This Day] Roland Ezuruike on Tuesday sparked Team Nigeria’s gold rush at the ongoing XXI Commonwealth Games in Gold Coast, Australia. By the time competition ended on Day Six of the Games, Team Nigeria moved up from just two silver to four gold and fo…

[This Day] Roland Ezuruike on Tuesday sparked Team Nigeria's gold rush at the ongoing XXI Commonwealth Games in Gold Coast, Australia. By the time competition ended on Day Six of the Games, Team Nigeria moved up from just two silver to four gold and four silver medals and ninth on the overall medals standings.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Bizimana – Interahamwe Were Supplied With Tonnes of Machetes Prior to Genocide

[New Times] The Executive Secretary of the National Commission for the Fight against Genocide (CNLG), Dr Jean Damascene Bizimana, yesterday delivered a lecture to over 500 police officers and spoke about how the 1994 Genocide against the Tutsi was prep…

[New Times] The Executive Secretary of the National Commission for the Fight against Genocide (CNLG), Dr Jean Damascene Bizimana, yesterday delivered a lecture to over 500 police officers and spoke about how the 1994 Genocide against the Tutsi was prepared, right from the colonial period to its execution and its current effects.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Islamic Group Renews Call for Zakzaky’s Release

[Guardian] The Academic Forum of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria on Tuesday urged the U.S. to prevail on the Federal Government to release their detained leader, Sheik Ibrahim Zakzaky.

[Guardian] The Academic Forum of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria on Tuesday urged the U.S. to prevail on the Federal Government to release their detained leader, Sheik Ibrahim Zakzaky.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria