Sophisticated Graft Methods Hamper Prosecution of ‘Big Fish’, Say Officials

[New Times] The Judiciary has expressed concerns that most prosecuted corruption cases involved ordinary persons while those in high positions were difficult to bring to book because the latter often use sophisticated means.

[New Times] The Judiciary has expressed concerns that most prosecuted corruption cases involved ordinary persons while those in high positions were difficult to bring to book because the latter often use sophisticated means.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Leadership Retreat to Assess Vision 2020 Targets

[New Times] The 14th National Leadership Retreat is expected to evaluate how far the government has gone in implementing Vision 2020 as well as laying strategies for the recently adopted Vision 2050, according to Stella Ford Mugabo, the Minister in cha…

[New Times] The 14th National Leadership Retreat is expected to evaluate how far the government has gone in implementing Vision 2020 as well as laying strategies for the recently adopted Vision 2050, according to Stella Ford Mugabo, the Minister in charge of Cabinet Affairs.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

KNEC Record Low Registration of KCSE, KCPE Exams

[Nation] A total of 97,720 candidates have registered for this year’s Kenya Certificate of Primary Education and 127,329 for Kenya Certificate of Secondary Education examinations.

[Nation] A total of 97,720 candidates have registered for this year's Kenya Certificate of Primary Education and 127,329 for Kenya Certificate of Secondary Education examinations.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Revenue Collection Up Owing to New Taxpayers

[New Times] Rwanda’s total revenue collections, excluding local government tax and fees, increased to Rwf514 billion in the first semester of 2016/2017 fiscal year compared to Rwf470.6 billion collected during the same period last year.

[New Times] Rwanda's total revenue collections, excluding local government tax and fees, increased to Rwf514 billion in the first semester of 2016/2017 fiscal year compared to Rwf470.6 billion collected during the same period last year.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Army Not to Yield in War Against Al-Shabaab

[Nation] At Kulbiyow military camp in Somalia that was attacked by Al-Shabaab terrorists two week ago, one thing sticks out; a huge crater formed after a powerful car bomb exploded.

[Nation] At Kulbiyow military camp in Somalia that was attacked by Al-Shabaab terrorists two week ago, one thing sticks out; a huge crater formed after a powerful car bomb exploded.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Magufuli Adds Weight to War On Drugs

[Daily News] President John Magufuli yesterday added weight on the crackdown on narcotics, directing the national security and defence forces to apprehend all suspects irrespective of their status.

[Daily News] President John Magufuli yesterday added weight on the crackdown on narcotics, directing the national security and defence forces to apprehend all suspects irrespective of their status.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Trophy Related Cases Generate 165 Billion/ – to State Coffers

[Daily News] Director of Public Prosecution (DPP) office has helped the government to earn over 165bn/- through successful prosecution of 158 government trophy related cases.

[Daily News] Director of Public Prosecution (DPP) office has helped the government to earn over 165bn/- through successful prosecution of 158 government trophy related cases.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Charly & Nina Scoop Hipipo Music Award

[New Times] Rwanda’s fast rising duo Charly and Nina on Saturday evening, scooped the ‘Song of the Year: Rwanda’, accolade for their song Indoro at the fifth edition of the prestigious Hipipo Music Awards that were held in Kampala, at the Kampala Seren…

[New Times] Rwanda's fast rising duo Charly and Nina on Saturday evening, scooped the 'Song of the Year: Rwanda', accolade for their song Indoro at the fifth edition of the prestigious Hipipo Music Awards that were held in Kampala, at the Kampala Serena Hotel. The song features Burundi's Big Fizzo.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda