Kagame to Debate National Issues With 2000 Leaders in Umushyikirano

[News of Rwanda] Rwanda’s President Paul Kagame will today chair the 14th National Umushyikirano Council formerly called the National debate Council as part of debating national issues with citizens ‘representatives’.

[News of Rwanda] Rwanda's President Paul Kagame will today chair the 14th National Umushyikirano Council formerly called the National debate Council as part of debating national issues with citizens 'representatives'.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Zuma Skips MKMVA Gala Dinner Due to ‘Ill Health’

[News24Wire] President Jacob Zuma, who was meant to give a keynote address at the Umkhonto weSizwe Military Veterans Association’s (MKMVA) gala dinner on Thursday night, did not attend due to ill health.

[News24Wire] President Jacob Zuma, who was meant to give a keynote address at the Umkhonto weSizwe Military Veterans Association's (MKMVA) gala dinner on Thursday night, did not attend due to ill health.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Experts Welcome Govt’s Expansionary 2017 Budget

[This Day] Some financial market analysts have expressed satisfaction with the expansionary 2017 Appropriation Bill that was presented to members of the National Assembly on Wednesday.

[This Day] Some financial market analysts have expressed satisfaction with the expansionary 2017 Appropriation Bill that was presented to members of the National Assembly on Wednesday.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

We’ll Provide Evidence Against SGF to Buhari – Saraki

[Daily Trust] Senate President Bukola Saraki yesterday said incriminating evidence against the Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF), Babachir David Lawal on contract scandal at the Presidential Initiative on North East (PINE) would be fo…

[Daily Trust] Senate President Bukola Saraki yesterday said incriminating evidence against the Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF), Babachir David Lawal on contract scandal at the Presidential Initiative on North East (PINE) would be forwarded to President Muhammadu Buhari.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

1 Dead As Militia Fight Pro-Govt Army Near Abudwak

[Shabelle] At least one soldier was killed, and two others wounded in a heavy fighting between fighters to Ahlu Sunna militia group and the semi-autonomous Galmudug state forces in central Somalia on Thursday.

[Shabelle] At least one soldier was killed, and two others wounded in a heavy fighting between fighters to Ahlu Sunna militia group and the semi-autonomous Galmudug state forces in central Somalia on Thursday.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

At Least Seven Injured in Mogadishu Car Accident

[Shabelle] A car accident in Somali capital, Mogadishu has left at least seven people wounded, an eyewitness said on Thursday. The witness speaking on condition of anonymity said that the mishap occurred after a speeding luxury car veered off the road …

[Shabelle] A car accident in Somali capital, Mogadishu has left at least seven people wounded, an eyewitness said on Thursday. The witness speaking on condition of anonymity said that the mishap occurred after a speeding luxury car veered off the road and run over children at a playground.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

Immigration Law Lacks Key Protections

[HRW] Berlin -Egypt’s first law addressing irregular migration is a positive step toward shielding asylum seekers and migrants from criminal responsibility but fails to affirm important refugee rights, Human Rights Watch said today.

[HRW] Berlin -Egypt's first law addressing irregular migration is a positive step toward shielding asylum seekers and migrants from criminal responsibility but fails to affirm important refugee rights, Human Rights Watch said today.

source: AllAfrica News: Egypt