Drogba, Eto’o, Okocha, Others for Nigeria Charity Match

[Daily Trust] Former African football stars will be on parade in Nigeria come April 8, as Didier Drogba and Samuel Eto’o lead other former football legends from West African against their Southern African counterparts in a match billed to raise funds f…

[Daily Trust] Former African football stars will be on parade in Nigeria come April 8, as Didier Drogba and Samuel Eto'o lead other former football legends from West African against their Southern African counterparts in a match billed to raise funds for charity.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Gambia – Reps Offer Jammeh Asylum

[Daily Trust] The House of Representatives yesterday passed a resolution calling on President Muhammadu Buhari to extend Nigeria’s readiness to offer embattled Gambian President Yahya Jammeh a safe haven in the country as a way of ending the political …

[Daily Trust] The House of Representatives yesterday passed a resolution calling on President Muhammadu Buhari to extend Nigeria's readiness to offer embattled Gambian President Yahya Jammeh a safe haven in the country as a way of ending the political stalemate in that country.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Threats Sent to Late Sheikh Kirya as Evidence Accepted

[Monitor] The 14 sheikhs accused of masterminding the deaths of Muslim clerics have lost round one of their defense after court dismissed their application seeking to block prosecution from submitting Sheikh Hassan Kirya’s police statement which he mad…

[Monitor] The 14 sheikhs accused of masterminding the deaths of Muslim clerics have lost round one of their defense after court dismissed their application seeking to block prosecution from submitting Sheikh Hassan Kirya's police statement which he made before he was shot dead.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Outgoing MIss RWanda on the Ups and Downs of Her Reign

[New Times] Outgoing Miss Rwanda, Jolly Mutesi, will officially hand over her crown on February 25 2017. He year-long reign has seen her represent her country at levels she never dreamed of, and, given her the chance to take part in various activities,…

[New Times] Outgoing Miss Rwanda, Jolly Mutesi, will officially hand over her crown on February 25 2017. He year-long reign has seen her represent her country at levels she never dreamed of, and, given her the chance to take part in various activities, like cultural tourism promotion events. The 20-year-old had a chat with Society Magazine's Donah Mbabazi about her journey and why getting more girls to try their luck in the pageant is something she hopes for.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Legislators Assess Development Initiatives

[New Times] MPs in the Lower Chamber of Parliament yesterday started a ten-day tour across the country to assess both government and privately initiated projects that have been driving economic development of citizens over the last seven years.

[New Times] MPs in the Lower Chamber of Parliament yesterday started a ten-day tour across the country to assess both government and privately initiated projects that have been driving economic development of citizens over the last seven years.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Police, Italy Sign Cooperation Pact

[New Times] Rwanda National Police (RNP) and Carabinieri of Italy have signed a cooperation agreement which mainly focuses on exchanging best practices and capacity building of the police forces.

[New Times] Rwanda National Police (RNP) and Carabinieri of Italy have signed a cooperation agreement which mainly focuses on exchanging best practices and capacity building of the police forces.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda