Farmers Push for Agriculture Bank

[New Times] Rwandan farmers are pushing for the creation of an agricultural development bank in the country citing rigorous and prohibitive terms to access credit from commercial banks.

[New Times] Rwandan farmers are pushing for the creation of an agricultural development bank in the country citing rigorous and prohibitive terms to access credit from commercial banks.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Real Estate Dealers Call for More Affordable Office Space

[New Times] Four months after expiry of the first ultimatum by City of Kigali authorities for businesses operating in residential dwellings to vacate, at least half of the establishments that were slated to relocate in the first phase have moved.

[New Times] Four months after expiry of the first ultimatum by City of Kigali authorities for businesses operating in residential dwellings to vacate, at least half of the establishments that were slated to relocate in the first phase have moved.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Sri Lanka Military Officers Call on Rwandan Lawmakers

[New Times] A delegation of 16 officials from Sri Lanka’s Defence Service Command and Staff College (DSCSC) yesterday held discussions with members of the lower and upper chambers of parliament where they were briefed on Rwanda’s progress and the count…

[New Times] A delegation of 16 officials from Sri Lanka's Defence Service Command and Staff College (DSCSC) yesterday held discussions with members of the lower and upper chambers of parliament where they were briefed on Rwanda's progress and the country's legislation processes.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Hosts Kenya Behind Schedule in CHAN Preparations

[Nation] Construction work in the five venues earmarked to host the 2018 African Nations Championship (CHAN) in January is yet to begin even as Caf inspectors are expected in the country in less than two weeks.

[Nation] Construction work in the five venues earmarked to host the 2018 African Nations Championship (CHAN) in January is yet to begin even as Caf inspectors are expected in the country in less than two weeks.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Malawian Prophet Bushiri Ranked Amongst 10 Most Affluent Africa Families

[Nyasa Times] South African-based Malawian prophet Shepherd Bushiri’s family has made it on the Africa’s top 10 affluent families, a latest ranking published by africa.com over the weekend shows.

[Nyasa Times] South African-based Malawian prophet Shepherd Bushiri's family has made it on the Africa's top 10 affluent families, a latest ranking published by africa.com over the weekend shows.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Few Heed Opposition’s Call for Strike

[Deutsche Welle] Life on Monday returned to normal in most of Kenya, despite a call for a strike by the opposition. It insists the elections were rigged and refused to concede defeat, raising fears of more violence.

[Deutsche Welle] Life on Monday returned to normal in most of Kenya, despite a call for a strike by the opposition. It insists the elections were rigged and refused to concede defeat, raising fears of more violence.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Abdulsalami Pardoned Me for Offence I Didn’t Commit – Obasanjo

[Daily Trust] Minna -Former president Olusegun Obasanjo says he was granted pardon for an offence he did not commit by the administration of the former head of state, General Abdulsalami Abubakar.

[Daily Trust] Minna -Former president Olusegun Obasanjo says he was granted pardon for an offence he did not commit by the administration of the former head of state, General Abdulsalami Abubakar.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

‘Pastor Adeboye Is a Huge Fan of James Bond’ – Son

[Daily Trust] The General Overseer of the Redeemed Christian Church of God (RCCG worldwide), Pastor Enoch Adejare Adeboye, has been described as a huge fan of famous Hollywood actor, James Bond.

[Daily Trust] The General Overseer of the Redeemed Christian Church of God (RCCG worldwide), Pastor Enoch Adejare Adeboye, has been described as a huge fan of famous Hollywood actor, James Bond.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

GM – Shell Has Remitted $31bn to Federation Account, NDDC in 13 Years

[This Day] Shell Petroleum Development Company (SPDC) has remitted $29.8 billion to the Federation Account and $1.2 billion to the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC) between 2002 and 2016.

[This Day] Shell Petroleum Development Company (SPDC) has remitted $29.8 billion to the Federation Account and $1.2 billion to the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC) between 2002 and 2016.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria