Crimes Rate Down By 12 Percent

[New Times] Crime RATE continued to fall countrywide, with the number of registered cases dropping by 12 per cent in this year’s first three quarters compared to the same period last year, according to statistics released by Rwanda National Police (RNP…

[New Times] Crime RATE continued to fall countrywide, with the number of registered cases dropping by 12 per cent in this year's first three quarters compared to the same period last year, according to statistics released by Rwanda National Police (RNP), yesterday.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Road Accident Fund Takes Shape

[The Herald] Government efforts to introduce a road accident fund are taking shape as regional teams have been engaged to carefully work on policies aimed at assisting victims of road carnage, a Cabinet Minister said yesterday. This comes as public war…

[The Herald] Government efforts to introduce a road accident fund are taking shape as regional teams have been engaged to carefully work on policies aimed at assisting victims of road carnage, a Cabinet Minister said yesterday. This comes as public warnings on cancellation of route permits have been issued to transport operators whose employees engage in reckless driving that leads to accidents and deaths.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Farmers Prepare for Tobacco Sales

[The Herald] The Tobacco Industry and Marketing Board has licensed three auction floors and 19 contract buyers as preparations for the 2017 marketing season intensify.TIMB communications manager Mr Isheunesu Moyo confirmed the development yesterday. He…

[The Herald] The Tobacco Industry and Marketing Board has licensed three auction floors and 19 contract buyers as preparations for the 2017 marketing season intensify.TIMB communications manager Mr Isheunesu Moyo confirmed the development yesterday. He said the floors could open early.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

King Mumbere Charged With Aggravated Robbery

[Monitor] Jinja -Rwenzururu King Charles Mumbere is likely to spend Christmas in jail after he was yesterday charged afresh, this time with terrorism, and remanded to Luzira Maximum Security Prison until December 28, 2016.

[Monitor] Jinja -Rwenzururu King Charles Mumbere is likely to spend Christmas in jail after he was yesterday charged afresh, this time with terrorism, and remanded to Luzira Maximum Security Prison until December 28, 2016.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Town Budget Approved

[The Herald] Patrick Chitumba -GOVERNMENT has approved Gokwe Town Council’s $2,8 million annual budget after it was slashed by up to 20 percent from last year’s which stood at $3,4 million.Council, according to the town treasurer, Mr Joconia Nyoni, pre…

[The Herald] Patrick Chitumba -GOVERNMENT has approved Gokwe Town Council's $2,8 million annual budget after it was slashed by up to 20 percent from last year's which stood at $3,4 million.Council, according to the town treasurer, Mr Joconia Nyoni, presented a $2 871 256 00 budget to the Ministry of Local Government, Public Works and National Housing, which has since been approved.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

BoU Lowers Central Bank Rate to 12 Percent

[Monitor] Following what seems as an improvement in the economy despite existing risks, Bank of Uganda yesterday pressed ahead with its policy of easing monetary policy stance reducing the Central Bank Rate from 13 per cent to 12 per cent to boost econ…

[Monitor] Following what seems as an improvement in the economy despite existing risks, Bank of Uganda yesterday pressed ahead with its policy of easing monetary policy stance reducing the Central Bank Rate from 13 per cent to 12 per cent to boost economic activities.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

One Girl’s Transformation Through Vocational Training

[New Times] In 2007, she dropped out of school due to circumstances beyond her control. Her dream was shattered at a young age but Immaculate Nikuze did not resign to fate. With the future looking uncertain, the 13-year-old at the time did not give up….

[New Times] In 2007, she dropped out of school due to circumstances beyond her control. Her dream was shattered at a young age but Immaculate Nikuze did not resign to fate. With the future looking uncertain, the 13-year-old at the time did not give up. Fast forward 2016, Nikuze is now a 23-year-old but with a story that is laced with hope and inspiration.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Happily Married: Steve G, 27, and His 45-Year-Old Wife

The marriage of gospel singer Steve G, 27, and his 45-year-old sweetheart that has taken social media by storm is flourishing with love. Here, they smile away to their union.
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The marriage of gospel singer Steve G, 27, and his 45-year-old sweetheart that has taken social media by storm is flourishing with love. Here, they smile away to their union. The post Happily Married: Steve G, 27, and His 45-Year-Old Wife appeared first on Zambia Reports.

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Govt Ready to Parcel Out Iron Ore Concessions

[The Herald] GOVERNMENT is prepared to parcel out some iron ore concessions to investors willing to set up mines and smelters, Mines and Mining Development Minister Walter Chidhakwa said.It is estimated that Zimbabwe has 30 billion tonnes of iron ore r…

[The Herald] GOVERNMENT is prepared to parcel out some iron ore concessions to investors willing to set up mines and smelters, Mines and Mining Development Minister Walter Chidhakwa said.It is estimated that Zimbabwe has 30 billion tonnes of iron ore reserves, with the bulk of the concessions held by the Government through Buchwa Iron Mining Company.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Presidential Guards, Entebbe Residents Feud Over Public Roads, Green Spaces

[Monitor] To people raised in Entebbe and visitors, Muzinga Square is an important attraction. Muzinga, historians say, is a Krupp canon captured from the Germans during the First World War.

[Monitor] To people raised in Entebbe and visitors, Muzinga Square is an important attraction. Muzinga, historians say, is a Krupp canon captured from the Germans during the First World War.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda