Court – Sheikh Bahiga Was Killed for His Faith, Says Witness

[Monitor] Kampala -A medical doctor who administered First Aid to the late Sheikh Mustafa Bahiga told court yesterday that the deceased intimated to him that he had been shot because of his religion.

[Monitor] Kampala -A medical doctor who administered First Aid to the late Sheikh Mustafa Bahiga told court yesterday that the deceased intimated to him that he had been shot because of his religion.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Enact Stronger Pro-Children’s Rights Law to Curb Child Labour

[New Times] It wouldn’t be wide of the mark to estimate that eight in ten families in Kigali employ domestic labour. Of these, estimating further that five in ten families employ underage persons as house-help wouldn’t be far-fetched either.

[New Times] It wouldn't be wide of the mark to estimate that eight in ten families in Kigali employ domestic labour. Of these, estimating further that five in ten families employ underage persons as house-help wouldn't be far-fetched either.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Kannywood Film Review – ‘Basaja Takon Gidan Yari’

[Premium Times] Director: Adam Zango Starring: Hadiza Gabon, Tahir I. Tahir, Adam Zango, Fati Washa and Isa Mohammed Genre: Drama/Thriller Year: 2016 Producer: Adam Zango Duration: 120 minutes

[Premium Times] Director: Adam Zango Starring: Hadiza Gabon, Tahir I. Tahir, Adam Zango, Fati Washa and Isa Mohammed Genre: Drama/Thriller Year: 2016 Producer: Adam Zango Duration: 120 minutes

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Governorship Battle in Ondo – How Parties, Candidates Will Perform

[Premium Times] Despite the call for postponement by some of the parties, the governorship election in Ondo State will hold on Saturday as scheduled. There is an increased tempo of campaigns and political activities by the various actors. The drumbeats…

[Premium Times] Despite the call for postponement by some of the parties, the governorship election in Ondo State will hold on Saturday as scheduled. There is an increased tempo of campaigns and political activities by the various actors. The drumbeats of war are dying down. The candidates are reaching out. And as the Election Day draws near, the candidates and their parties are becoming even more conscious that the voter armed with his voter card is king.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Basketball – Patriots, Reg Clash in Pre-Season Final

[New Times] Rwanda basketball giants Patriots BBC and newly created Rwanda Energy Group (REG) Basketball Club will face off this evening in a battle for preseason tournament glory at Amahoro stadium.

[New Times] Rwanda basketball giants Patriots BBC and newly created Rwanda Energy Group (REG) Basketball Club will face off this evening in a battle for preseason tournament glory at Amahoro stadium.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Women Lawyers Wade Into Rape Cases in IDP Camps

[Daily Trust] The International Federation of Women Lawyers (FIDA) has decided to probe incidences of rape of women and children in Internally Displaced Persons (IDP) camps across the country.

[Daily Trust] The International Federation of Women Lawyers (FIDA) has decided to probe incidences of rape of women and children in Internally Displaced Persons (IDP) camps across the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

20 Kung Fu Clubs Set for National Championship Finals

[New Times] 20 Kung Fu clubs will contest in the final of the 2016 National Championship slated for this Sunday at Petit Amahoro Stadium, according to Rwanda Kung Fu Federation president, Jackson Mucyo Havugimana.

[New Times] 20 Kung Fu clubs will contest in the final of the 2016 National Championship slated for this Sunday at Petit Amahoro Stadium, according to Rwanda Kung Fu Federation president, Jackson Mucyo Havugimana.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Amb. Kavaruganda Presents Credentials in Australia

[New Times] Amb. Guillaume Kavaruganda, Rwanda’s High Commissioner to Australia, with residence in Singapore, on Thursday, presented his letters of credence to the Governor-General of Australia, Sir Peter Cosgrove.

[New Times] Amb. Guillaume Kavaruganda, Rwanda's High Commissioner to Australia, with residence in Singapore, on Thursday, presented his letters of credence to the Governor-General of Australia, Sir Peter Cosgrove.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda