Envoy Presents Credentials in Cyprus

[New Times] The Rwandan Ambassador to Israel, Col Joseph Rutabana, yesterday presented his letters of credence to the President of Cyprus, Nico Anastasiades, beginning his official diplomatic duties in the Mediterranean Island nation.

[New Times] The Rwandan Ambassador to Israel, Col Joseph Rutabana, yesterday presented his letters of credence to the President of Cyprus, Nico Anastasiades, beginning his official diplomatic duties in the Mediterranean Island nation.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Several Killed as Clashes Erupt Over Kabila

[Al Jazeera] Eleven people have been killed in the Democratic Republic of Congo during protests to demand that President Joseph Kabila step down after his mandate expired, according to the government’s spokesman.

[Al Jazeera] Eleven people have been killed in the Democratic Republic of Congo during protests to demand that President Joseph Kabila step down after his mandate expired, according to the government's spokesman.

source: AllAfrica News: Congo-Kinshasa

US Military Ends Anti-IS Operation in Libya’s Sirte

[Deutsche Welle] The US has ended a military operation to support Libya’s fledgling government in its efforts to retake the former IS stronghold of Sirte. The militant group still retains a presence in the country.

[Deutsche Welle] The US has ended a military operation to support Libya's fledgling government in its efforts to retake the former IS stronghold of Sirte. The militant group still retains a presence in the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Libya

Jammeh Condemns Mediation, Refuses to Step Down

[Deutsche Welle] Gambian President Yahya Jammeh has condemned mediation efforts by the African regional bloc ECOWAS that aims to get him to leave power. Speaking on state television, he has repeated that he will not step down.

[Deutsche Welle] Gambian President Yahya Jammeh has condemned mediation efforts by the African regional bloc ECOWAS that aims to get him to leave power. Speaking on state television, he has repeated that he will not step down.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Women Bowl Over Critics, End Fine Year at the Crease

[Nation] Monday’s victory for Kenya at the inaugural International Women’s Twenty-20 Cup organised by the Emirates Cricket Board at the Sharjah Cricket Stadium summed up a promising year for the resurgent game in Kenya.

[Nation] Monday's victory for Kenya at the inaugural International Women's Twenty-20 Cup organised by the Emirates Cricket Board at the Sharjah Cricket Stadium summed up a promising year for the resurgent game in Kenya.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Govt Power Firm, European Suppliers to End Row On Power

[Citizen] Mwanza -Tanzania, Norway and Denmark governments have agreed to amicably resolve the dispute between Tanzania Electric Supply Company (Tanesco) and two Scandinavian firms over the installation of 10 power generation turbines in Nyakato in 2013.

[Citizen] Mwanza -Tanzania, Norway and Denmark governments have agreed to amicably resolve the dispute between Tanzania Electric Supply Company (Tanesco) and two Scandinavian firms over the installation of 10 power generation turbines in Nyakato in 2013.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Why Former Ministers Were Charged for Fraud, Money Laundering

[Premium Times] Eighteen years after Nigeria’s richest oil block, OPL 245, was controversially awarded to a new company, the then petroleum minister has been charged for crimes related to the block.

[Premium Times] Eighteen years after Nigeria's richest oil block, OPL 245, was controversially awarded to a new company, the then petroleum minister has been charged for crimes related to the block.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Jazz Maestro Herbert Rock to Entertain Bankers

[New Times] As the sun sets on 2016, bankers will take off time on Friday for an evening of fun and networking as they shed off all the stress accumulated over the past 12 months and usher in the festive season. The event dubbed the ‘Bankers Party Nigh…

[New Times] As the sun sets on 2016, bankers will take off time on Friday for an evening of fun and networking as they shed off all the stress accumulated over the past 12 months and usher in the festive season. The event dubbed the 'Bankers Party Night' will also see bankers mingle with clients.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda