Minister Nsengimana Appointed Chair of Global Forum on SDGs

[New Times] Rwanda’s minister for Youth and ICT, Jean Philbert Nsengimana has been appointed as the Chair of World Summit on the Information Society (WSIS) Forum, a multi-stakeholder platform facilitating the implementation of Sustainable Development G…

[New Times] Rwanda's minister for Youth and ICT, Jean Philbert Nsengimana has been appointed as the Chair of World Summit on the Information Society (WSIS) Forum, a multi-stakeholder platform facilitating the implementation of Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Govt to Train Leaders On Identifying Unqualified Public Servants

[Citizen] The government is planning to use Public Service week to train public service leaders on how to conduct verification of employees using national identity cards.

[Citizen] The government is planning to use Public Service week to train public service leaders on how to conduct verification of employees using national identity cards.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

The Deadly Conflict Tearing Nigeria Apart (And It’s Not Boko Haram)

[IRIN] Kafanchan/Nigeria -Goska is just five minutes up the road from Dangoma in Nigeria’s Middle Belt region. But between the two villages are divisions so deep – and so devoid of compassion and understanding – they threaten the unity of Africa’s most…

[IRIN] Kafanchan/Nigeria -Goska is just five minutes up the road from Dangoma in Nigeria's Middle Belt region. But between the two villages are divisions so deep - and so devoid of compassion and understanding - they threaten the unity of Africa's most populous nation.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Legislator Wants Jakaya Kikwete to Account for Mining Sand Saga

[Citizen] Singida East Member of Parliament (MP), Mr Tundu Lissu, has said former President Jakaya Kikwete should be the first one to be held accountable if the country is serious about doing justice with regard to people who erred in the way they hand…

[Citizen] Singida East Member of Parliament (MP), Mr Tundu Lissu, has said former President Jakaya Kikwete should be the first one to be held accountable if the country is serious about doing justice with regard to people who erred in the way they handled Mining Development Licenses.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

National Theatre to Be Demolished for Shopping Mall

[Observer] Tenants at the National Theatre have been given until the end of this month to vacate the premises. Uganda National Cultural Center (UNCC) ordered the tenants to pack their wares and move out during a meeting held on Wednesday last week.

[Observer] Tenants at the National Theatre have been given until the end of this month to vacate the premises. Uganda National Cultural Center (UNCC) ordered the tenants to pack their wares and move out during a meeting held on Wednesday last week.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda