Hoops – APR Beat Patriots to Avoid Semis Clash With REG

[New Times] APR defeated Patriots 76-69 to top Group A in the ongoing basketball pre-season tournament on Wednesday at Amahoro Indoor Stadium and avoided a semi-final clash with pre-tournament favourites, Rwanda Energy Group (REG).

[New Times] APR defeated Patriots 76-69 to top Group A in the ongoing basketball pre-season tournament on Wednesday at Amahoro Indoor Stadium and avoided a semi-final clash with pre-tournament favourites, Rwanda Energy Group (REG).

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Word Has It… Babyface Expected in the Region Next Year

[New Times] He is arguably one of the biggest icons in the music industry. Babyface fans will be pleased to know that plans to bring the artiste to the EA region are underway.

[New Times] He is arguably one of the biggest icons in the music industry. Babyface fans will be pleased to know that plans to bring the artiste to the EA region are underway.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Jay Polly in Breach of Contract Woes

[New Times] Hip-hop artiste Joshua Tuyishime, better known by his stage name Jay Polly has refuted claims that he pocketed money and refused to perform at a show in Rubavu, recently. This follows accusations by organisers of ‘Rubavu Talents Detection’ …

[New Times] Hip-hop artiste Joshua Tuyishime, better known by his stage name Jay Polly has refuted claims that he pocketed money and refused to perform at a show in Rubavu, recently. This follows accusations by organisers of 'Rubavu Talents Detection' that the singer was paid money to perform, but never showed up.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

What’s On This Weekend?

[New Times] Looking for something fun to do this weekend? There’s always something going on in Kigali. Check out our guide for things to do this Friday, Saturday and Sunday.

[New Times] Looking for something fun to do this weekend? There's always something going on in Kigali. Check out our guide for things to do this Friday, Saturday and Sunday.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

No End in Sight to Farmers’, Herdsmen Clashes

[This Day] Odimegwu Onwumere writes that despite lives and property lost to the clashes between farmers and Fulani herdsmen nationwide, the authorities seem incapable of finding a lasting solution to the menace

[This Day] Odimegwu Onwumere writes that despite lives and property lost to the clashes between farmers and Fulani herdsmen nationwide, the authorities seem incapable of finding a lasting solution to the menace

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Boko Haram – Adamawa Community Threatens to Relocate to Cameroon

[Premium Times] Following frequent attacks by Boko Haram insurgents, some community leaders in Madagali, Adamawa state, have threatened that their people would relocate to neighbouring Cameroon.

[Premium Times] Following frequent attacks by Boko Haram insurgents, some community leaders in Madagali, Adamawa state, have threatened that their people would relocate to neighbouring Cameroon.

source: AllAfrica News: Cameroon

Buhari Re-Assures On Protection of Women, Girls’ Rights

[Premium Times] President Muhammadu Buhari has re-assured Nigerians that the rights of women and girls will be protected, adding that there will be adequate female representation in governance.

[Premium Times] President Muhammadu Buhari has re-assured Nigerians that the rights of women and girls will be protected, adding that there will be adequate female representation in governance.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

60 Million Nigerians Are Illiterates – Minister

[Premium Times] Nigeria’s Minister of Education has expressed concern over the country’s high rate of illiteracy, saying some 60 million Nigerians, or 30 percent of the population, cannot read or write.

[Premium Times] Nigeria's Minister of Education has expressed concern over the country's high rate of illiteracy, saying some 60 million Nigerians, or 30 percent of the population, cannot read or write.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria