Age Limit – FDC’s Mafabi Released From Police Custody

[Monitor] Mbale -The Budadiri West MP Nathan Nandala Mafabi who doubles the Forum for Democratic Change (FDC) secretary general was on Sunday night released from police custody after spending two nights in cells.

[Monitor] Mbale -The Budadiri West MP Nathan Nandala Mafabi who doubles the Forum for Democratic Change (FDC) secretary general was on Sunday night released from police custody after spending two nights in cells.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

40 Young Entrepreneurs Stand to Win Up to Rwf8.5 Million Each

[New Times] Forty young business operators have been selected to undergo an eight-month entrepreneurship training at Accelerate Academy run by These Numbers Have Faces (TNHF), an American-based start-up support organisation. The beneficiaries were sele…

[New Times] Forty young business operators have been selected to undergo an eight-month entrepreneurship training at Accelerate Academy run by These Numbers Have Faces (TNHF), an American-based start-up support organisation. The beneficiaries were selected from 150 young entrepreneurs who pitched their ideas during the recent Accelerate Summit training and competition that targeted start-ups by university students and fresh graduates.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

At Least 100 Tourists Robbed in Victoria Falls – Report

[News24Wire] A Zimbabwean lawmaker has reportedly urged government to tighten security around the southern African country’s resort towns after at least 100 tourists were allegedly robbed in the last 4 months in Victoria Falls.

[News24Wire] A Zimbabwean lawmaker has reportedly urged government to tighten security around the southern African country's resort towns after at least 100 tourists were allegedly robbed in the last 4 months in Victoria Falls.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

New Project to Equip Disabled Youth With Vocational, Business Skills

[New Times] More youth living with disabilities will be able to acquire technical and business management skills as part of initiatives aimed at promoting entrepreneurship and self-employment among persons with disabilities (PWDs).

[New Times] More youth living with disabilities will be able to acquire technical and business management skills as part of initiatives aimed at promoting entrepreneurship and self-employment among persons with disabilities (PWDs).

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Gor, Leopards Must Think Beyond Local Glory

[Nation] Congratulations are in order for perennial arch-rivals Gor Mahia and AFC Leopards for winning the SportPesa Premier League and GOtv Shield titles, respectively, earning the rights to represent the country in Africa next season.

[Nation] Congratulations are in order for perennial arch-rivals Gor Mahia and AFC Leopards for winning the SportPesa Premier League and GOtv Shield titles, respectively, earning the rights to represent the country in Africa next season.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Buhari Replies Jonathan – Our Achievements Are Real, Not Propaganda

[Premium Times] President Muhammadu Buhari said his administration has recorded concrete achievements which are there for all to see, contrary to the assertion by immediate past president Goodluck Jonathan that the administration is running on propagan…

[Premium Times] President Muhammadu Buhari said his administration has recorded concrete achievements which are there for all to see, contrary to the assertion by immediate past president Goodluck Jonathan that the administration is running on propaganda and lies.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Employment Services Body Unveils Rwf500 Million for University Graduates’ Agribusiness Projects

[New Times] The government has set aside Rwf500 million to fund agribusiness projects by university graduates, the Capacity Development and Employment Services Board (CESB) has said. The move is part of efforts geared at enhancing support to scalable a…

[New Times] The government has set aside Rwf500 million to fund agribusiness projects by university graduates, the Capacity Development and Employment Services Board (CESB) has said. The move is part of efforts geared at enhancing support to scalable and profitable agribusinesses operated by young graduates to support entrepreneurship and job-creation along the agriculture value chain as well as attract more youth into the sector.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

MPs Task Labour Ministry Over Unemployment Among Fresh Graduates

[New Times] Members of the Parliamentary Standing Committee on Education, Technology, Culture and Youth yesterday tasked the Minister for Public Service and Labour, Fanfan Rwanyindo, to explain what her ministry was doing to reduce the number of unempl…

[New Times] Members of the Parliamentary Standing Committee on Education, Technology, Culture and Youth yesterday tasked the Minister for Public Service and Labour, Fanfan Rwanyindo, to explain what her ministry was doing to reduce the number of unemployed fresh graduates.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda