Nigeria Receptive to New ‘Fela Spirit’ Says Rapper Falz

[Vanguard] Nigerians are ready for a return to the days of Fela Kuti, when musicians used their high profile to address political and social issues, rapper Falz said in an interview.

[Vanguard] Nigerians are ready for a return to the days of Fela Kuti, when musicians used their high profile to address political and social issues, rapper Falz said in an interview.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Govt Warns Against Sacking of Women Due to Marital Status

[Leadership] The federal government has said as part of measures to protect women rights in Nigeria, employers of labour are barred from removal of women from work due to their marital or maternity status.

[Leadership] The federal government has said as part of measures to protect women rights in Nigeria, employers of labour are barred from removal of women from work due to their marital or maternity status.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

MPs Call for Efficiency at University of Rwanda

[New Times] Members of the parliamentary Public Accounts Committee (PAC) yesterday urged the management of the University of Rwanda to improve the institution’s accounting practices and move swiftly to efficiently manage the university’s teaching resou…

[New Times] Members of the parliamentary Public Accounts Committee (PAC) yesterday urged the management of the University of Rwanda to improve the institution's accounting practices and move swiftly to efficiently manage the university's teaching resources.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Joseph Areruya Set for Debut at Germany’s Rund Um Köln Race

[New Times] Rwanda international and Africa’s highest-rated rider Joseph Areruya will this week mark his debut in one of Germany’s oldest classic cycling races, Rund um Köln, with his French UCI professional continental team, Delko Marseille Provence KTM.

[New Times] Rwanda international and Africa's highest-rated rider Joseph Areruya will this week mark his debut in one of Germany's oldest classic cycling races, Rund um Köln, with his French UCI professional continental team, Delko Marseille Provence KTM.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Senate to Probe Alleged Human Rights Abuse in Displaced Camps

[This Day] Abuja -The Senate Wednesday resolved to probe the report of Amnesty International which accused the military of human rights abuses and rape of women in Internally Displaced Persons Camps in the North East Zone.

[This Day] Abuja -The Senate Wednesday resolved to probe the report of Amnesty International which accused the military of human rights abuses and rape of women in Internally Displaced Persons Camps in the North East Zone.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Man Arrested for Attempted Bribery in Effort to Thwart Exhumation of Genocide Victims

[New Times] Rwanda Investigation Bureau (RIB) has taken a man into custody for allegedly attempting to bribe an official from Ibuka, the umbrella organisation of Genocide survivors’ associations, for the latter to stop an ongoing exercise to exhume rem…

[New Times] Rwanda Investigation Bureau (RIB) has taken a man into custody for allegedly attempting to bribe an official from Ibuka, the umbrella organisation of Genocide survivors' associations, for the latter to stop an ongoing exercise to exhume remains of Genocide victims.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Rwanda to Launch Innovation Fund Next Week

[New Times] Prime Minister Edouard Ngirente has said that Rwanda will next week launch the National Research and Innovation Fund, which is expected to support the implementation of local innovations as well as research for development in the country.

[New Times] Prime Minister Edouard Ngirente has said that Rwanda will next week launch the National Research and Innovation Fund, which is expected to support the implementation of local innovations as well as research for development in the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda