UN’s Early Release of Genocide Convicts Condemned

[New Times] The umbrella body for Genocide survivors’ associations, IBUKA, has condemned the recent decision to grant an early release of two convicted masterminds of the 1994 Genocide against the Tutsi.

[New Times] The umbrella body for Genocide survivors' associations, IBUKA, has condemned the recent decision to grant an early release of two convicted masterminds of the 1994 Genocide against the Tutsi.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Govt, Businesses Discuss Ways to Boost Manufacturing, Exports

[New Times] Manufacturers and business experts have called on the government and the private sector to do more to boost Small and Medium Enterprises to significantly bridge the country’s trade deficit.

[New Times] Manufacturers and business experts have called on the government and the private sector to do more to boost Small and Medium Enterprises to significantly bridge the country's trade deficit.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Genocide Suspect Ntaganzwa’s Trial Pushed to 2017

[New Times] The Specialised Chamber for International Crimes at the High Court yesterday postponed the hearing of Genocide suspect Ladislas Ntaganzwa to March, after the accused prayed for more time to prepare his defence.

[New Times] The Specialised Chamber for International Crimes at the High Court yesterday postponed the hearing of Genocide suspect Ladislas Ntaganzwa to March, after the accused prayed for more time to prepare his defence.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Two Main Coalitions Set to Debate Election Laws

[Nation] The stage has been set for a clash between Jubilee and Cord MPs in Parliament on Tuesday when they are expected to hold a special sitting to debate the laws and regulations that will guide the 2017 General Election.

[Nation] The stage has been set for a clash between Jubilee and Cord MPs in Parliament on Tuesday when they are expected to hold a special sitting to debate the laws and regulations that will guide the 2017 General Election.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

MP Mpuuga Is a Mad Man, Says Museveni

[Monitor] Masaka -President Museveni has shot back at Masaka Municipality MP Mathias Mpuuga, who recently criticised the government Operation Wealth Creation (OWC) programme, describing the outspoken MP as ” a mad man” who cannot appreciate government’…

[Monitor] Masaka -President Museveni has shot back at Masaka Municipality MP Mathias Mpuuga, who recently criticised the government Operation Wealth Creation (OWC) programme, describing the outspoken MP as " a mad man" who cannot appreciate government's efforts to get Ugandans out of poverty.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Miss Kenya Named Among Top Five in World

[Nation] Miss Kenya Evelyne Njambi has made history by becoming the first Kenyan to be named among the top five in the world’s most glamorous and prestigious beauty pageant.

[Nation] Miss Kenya Evelyne Njambi has made history by becoming the first Kenyan to be named among the top five in the world's most glamorous and prestigious beauty pageant.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Six Banks Bid to Buy Crane Bank

[Monitor] Kampala -At least six financial institutions, among them two Ugandan entities, are clamouring to buy Crane Bank whose management the Bank of Uganda took over in October, this year, over under-capitalisation.

[Monitor] Kampala -At least six financial institutions, among them two Ugandan entities, are clamouring to buy Crane Bank whose management the Bank of Uganda took over in October, this year, over under-capitalisation.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Residents to Enjoy 30 Free Channels As Abuja Goes Digital

[Leadership] The federal government has announced that residence of the Federal Capital territory Abuja will enjoy 30 free channels with the launch of the Digital Switch Over (DSO) in broadcasting in Abuja on Thursday.

[Leadership] The federal government has announced that residence of the Federal Capital territory Abuja will enjoy 30 free channels with the launch of the Digital Switch Over (DSO) in broadcasting in Abuja on Thursday.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Miss Rwanda Misses Out On Global Crown

[New Times] Rwanda’s debutant representative at Miss World 2016, Jolly Mutesi, missed out on the global beauty contest that saw Puerto Rican model and musician Stephanie Del Valle crowned Miss World 2016.

[New Times] Rwanda's debutant representative at Miss World 2016, Jolly Mutesi, missed out on the global beauty contest that saw Puerto Rican model and musician Stephanie Del Valle crowned Miss World 2016.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Nigeria Not All About Corruption, Buhari Tells New Ambassadors

[Leadership] President Muhammadu Buhari has given new ambassadors-designate the task of projecting Nigeria’s positives ideals and contributions to the world to counter the taint of crime and corruption heaped on the country’s image by foreign elements.

[Leadership] President Muhammadu Buhari has given new ambassadors-designate the task of projecting Nigeria's positives ideals and contributions to the world to counter the taint of crime and corruption heaped on the country's image by foreign elements.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria