Farmajo Calls for End of Arms Embargo to Defeat Al-Shabaab

[Al Jazeera] London -Somalia’s president has called on the international community to lift an arms embargo on his country as government soldiers battle to regain territory from the armed group al-Shabab.

[Al Jazeera] London -Somalia's president has called on the international community to lift an arms embargo on his country as government soldiers battle to regain territory from the armed group al-Shabab.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

‘President Mugabe’s AU Cattle Donation a Call for Self-Sufficiency’

[The Herald] Tendai Mugabe -The 300 head of cattle donated by President Mugabe to the African Union is a clarion call to African leaders to explore other funding mechanisms to ensure that the continental body becomes self-sufficient. This was said by t…

[The Herald] Tendai Mugabe -The 300 head of cattle donated by President Mugabe to the African Union is a clarion call to African leaders to explore other funding mechanisms to ensure that the continental body becomes self-sufficient. This was said by the chief operating officer of the African Union Foundation Mr Dumisani Mngadi at the second auction of the cattle in Gweru yesterday. He said President Mugabe had shown the way on how Africa should conduct its business.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Ivory Suspects Want Informer Identified

[The Herald] The Constitutional Court is next week set to hear the case in which two Harare women accused of unlawful possession of 25,9 kilogrammes of raw ivory valued at $6 475 are seeking to force the prosecution to reveal the informant. The landmar…

[The Herald] The Constitutional Court is next week set to hear the case in which two Harare women accused of unlawful possession of 25,9 kilogrammes of raw ivory valued at $6 475 are seeking to force the prosecution to reveal the informant. The landmark case will be heard on Wednesday next week as all the parties have been notified of the hearing date by the superior courts registrar.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

APR Take On Reg in Bid for Playoffs Spot

[New Times] APR will lock horns with table leaders Rwanda Energy Group (REG) in the national basketball league today evening at Amahoro Indoor Stadium, seeking a positive result to keep alive their chances of qualifying for the playoffs. The game start…

[New Times] APR will lock horns with table leaders Rwanda Energy Group (REG) in the national basketball league today evening at Amahoro Indoor Stadium, seeking a positive result to keep alive their chances of qualifying for the playoffs. The game starts at 8pm.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

‘Smart Rwanda’ Initiative Gets a Boost From Japan International Cooperation Agency

[New Times] The Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) has pledged more support to Rwanda’s Information and Communication Technology (ICT) sector as the country moves toward a digital economy.

[New Times] The Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) has pledged more support to Rwanda's Information and Communication Technology (ICT) sector as the country moves toward a digital economy.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Degazette Some Green Spaces for Human Leisure

[New Times] Kigali’s fabled cleanliness is accentuated by serene green spaces. Truly beautiful greens and flowers that is well kempt. Of course, anyone living in the city should be proud of this.

[New Times] Kigali's fabled cleanliness is accentuated by serene green spaces. Truly beautiful greens and flowers that is well kempt. Of course, anyone living in the city should be proud of this.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Peace Cup – Rayon Sports Beat Musanze to Stay On Course

[New Times] Rayon Sports assistant coach Maurice Nshimiyimana has praised his players after coming from behind to beat league rivals Musanze FC (2-1) in the first leg of the Peace Cup last 16 on Wednesday at Ubworoherane Stadium.

[New Times] Rayon Sports assistant coach Maurice Nshimiyimana has praised his players after coming from behind to beat league rivals Musanze FC (2-1) in the first leg of the Peace Cup last 16 on Wednesday at Ubworoherane Stadium.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda