From a Former Sex Slave to a Climate Poet – Five Unsung Heroes of 2016

[Thomson Reuters Foundation] London -Thousands of people around the world work to defend human rights – risking their lives to expose abuses against women, children, minority groups and landless farmers

[Thomson Reuters Foundation] London -Thousands of people around the world work to defend human rights - risking their lives to expose abuses against women, children, minority groups and landless farmers

source: AllAfrica News: Mauritania

Nation to Wait Beyond 2025 to Graduate From Least Developed Countries – Unctad Report

[Nyasa Times] Malawi is not among the countries to 48 countries designated by the United Nations as Least Developed Countries (LDCs) to graduate from the LDC category by 2025 a report by the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development(UNCTAD) ha…

[Nyasa Times] Malawi is not among the countries to 48 countries designated by the United Nations as Least Developed Countries (LDCs) to graduate from the LDC category by 2025 a report by the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development(UNCTAD) has indicated.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Nigerians Divided On Whether Ibori Should Be Prosecuted Upon Return to the Country

[Premium Times] Some lawyers who spoke to PREMIUM TIMES are divided about what is to become of a former governor of Delta State, James Ibori, who was released from a United Kingdom jail, Wednesday.

[Premium Times] Some lawyers who spoke to PREMIUM TIMES are divided about what is to become of a former governor of Delta State, James Ibori, who was released from a United Kingdom jail, Wednesday.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Kagame Welcomes German Carmaker Volkswagen

[New Times] President PAUL Kagame yesterday received Chairman of Volkswagen, Dr Herbert Diess, and Thomas Schäfer, the chief executive of Volkswagen South Africa, following the signing of an agreement between the German carmaker Volkswagen and the Government of Rwanda to explore the setting up a local assembly plant in Rwanda.

[New Times] President PAUL Kagame yesterday received Chairman of Volkswagen, Dr Herbert Diess, and Thomas Schäfer, the chief executive of Volkswagen South Africa, following the signing of an agreement between the German carmaker Volkswagen and the Government of Rwanda to explore the setting up a local assembly plant in Rwanda.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Believe in Your Dreams, Nsengimana Tells Youth Behind Agriculture Drone

[New Times] The youth must believe in their dreams and strive to work hard in order to achieve them, because an enabling environment has been created for them to realise their potential.

[New Times] The youth must believe in their dreams and strive to work hard in order to achieve them, because an enabling environment has been created for them to realise their potential.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Businesses Tipped on Available Funding Options to Boost Expansion of Exports

[New Times] Rwandan entrepreneurs will need to get informed and apply for existing funding opportunities, if they are to take their businesses to the next level, François Kanimba, the minister for trade, industry and East African Community affairs, said yesterday.

[New Times] Rwandan entrepreneurs will need to get informed and apply for existing funding opportunities, if they are to take their businesses to the next level, François Kanimba, the minister for trade, industry and East African Community affairs, said yesterday.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Agricultural Researchers Root for Efficient Use of Ecosystems

[New Times] Researchers at Rwanda Agriculture Board (RAB) say there is need for more efficient use of the ecosystem (agriculture, land and water) to reduce depleting soil nutrients that can adversely affect food security.

[New Times] Researchers at Rwanda Agriculture Board (RAB) say there is need for more efficient use of the ecosystem (agriculture, land and water) to reduce depleting soil nutrients that can adversely affect food security.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Another Chaotic Session Looms in National Assembly

[Nation] Another chaotic session looms in Parliament on Thursday as both Jubilee and Cord hold their hardline positions on contentious amendments to negotiated electoral laws on Wednesday.

[Nation] Another chaotic session looms in Parliament on Thursday as both Jubilee and Cord hold their hardline positions on contentious amendments to negotiated electoral laws on Wednesday.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya