‘I Am Kigali’ Festival Impresses Despite Downpour

[New Times] Despite the Saturday afternoon downpour, ‘I am Kigali’ Festival was impressive. Although the rain affected the turn up, musicians who performed did not disappoint those who turned up.

[New Times] Despite the Saturday afternoon downpour, 'I am Kigali' Festival was impressive. Although the rain affected the turn up, musicians who performed did not disappoint those who turned up.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Local Designers Take Centre Stage At Fashion Night Out

[New Times] A big turn up marked an amazing night for Rwanda’s finest fashion designers who got a golden opportunity to showcase their talents during the Fashion Night Out on Friday.

[New Times] A big turn up marked an amazing night for Rwanda's finest fashion designers who got a golden opportunity to showcase their talents during the Fashion Night Out on Friday.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Muslims Protest Arrest of Their Leaders

[Monitor] Kampala -Enraged Muslims have accused President Museveni’s government of persecution and demanded that the police authorities explain “endless arrests” of their leaders on what they called “bogus charges” under the guise of police investigati…

[Monitor] Kampala -Enraged Muslims have accused President Museveni's government of persecution and demanded that the police authorities explain "endless arrests" of their leaders on what they called "bogus charges" under the guise of police investigations into the spate of killings that have rocked the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Germany Pledges Millions to Support Fight Against Terrorism in Nigeria

[Deutsche Welle] German Defense Minister Ursula von der Leyen has pledged 4.2 million euros to help in the fight against Boko Haram militants. The extremist group has killed tens of thousands of people in Nigeria since 2009.

[Deutsche Welle] German Defense Minister Ursula von der Leyen has pledged 4.2 million euros to help in the fight against Boko Haram militants. The extremist group has killed tens of thousands of people in Nigeria since 2009.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria