Of Genocide and the Rebirth of Bisesero

[New Times] At Maranyundo Girls School, in Bugesera District, an elderly man walks alongside a girl in a maroon graduation gown. A girl and her grandfather? Quite so as this immediate guess turns out wrong but the identity of the elderly man is striking.

[New Times] At Maranyundo Girls School, in Bugesera District, an elderly man walks alongside a girl in a maroon graduation gown. A girl and her grandfather? Quite so as this immediate guess turns out wrong but the identity of the elderly man is striking.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Stunting in Children – Early Intervention Key in Fight

[New Times] Recently, a ten-day outreach campaign on hygiene, nutrition and modern family planning was launched in Nyabihu District. This, according to health ministry officials, was partly geared towards curbing stunting in children below the age of f…

[New Times] Recently, a ten-day outreach campaign on hygiene, nutrition and modern family planning was launched in Nyabihu District. This, according to health ministry officials, was partly geared towards curbing stunting in children below the age of five, which is still a challenge in the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Lecturers’ Strike Far From Over as Union Vows to Push On Until They Receive Money

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Prospects of the lecturer’s strike being called off is far from over, at least according to Universities Academic Staff Union (Uasu) Secretary-General Constantine Wasonga who has insisted they will only go back to work after recei…

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Prospects of the lecturer's strike being called off is far from over, at least according to Universities Academic Staff Union (Uasu) Secretary-General Constantine Wasonga who has insisted they will only go back to work after receiving money.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Amavubi Gear Up for Cecafa Senior Challenge Cup

[New Times] Rwanda national team (Amavubi) are gearing up for the upcoming CECAFA Senior Challenge Cup which is scheduled for December 3-17 in Kenya. The Rwanda team will travel on Friday afternoon ahead of their first game against Kenya.

[New Times] Rwanda national team (Amavubi) are gearing up for the upcoming CECAFA Senior Challenge Cup which is scheduled for December 3-17 in Kenya. The Rwanda team will travel on Friday afternoon ahead of their first game against Kenya.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Belgian Doctors to Train Local Counterparts in Surgery

[New Times] At least seven specialist doctors from Belgium arrived in Rwanda yesterday for a weeklong teaching mission in minimally invasive surgery at the University Teaching Hospital of Kigali (CHUK).

[New Times] At least seven specialist doctors from Belgium arrived in Rwanda yesterday for a weeklong teaching mission in minimally invasive surgery at the University Teaching Hospital of Kigali (CHUK).

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

KCPE Candidates Get Wrong Results as KNEC Vows to Tackle Issue

[Nation] When this year’s Kenya Certificate of Primary Education (KCPE) examination results were released on Tuesday, Maina Lewis Mwangi of index number 20409008066 was optimistic of getting good results.

[Nation] When this year's Kenya Certificate of Primary Education (KCPE) examination results were released on Tuesday, Maina Lewis Mwangi of index number 20409008066 was optimistic of getting good results.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

World Has Not Learnt Any Lesson From Rwanda – Linda Melvern

[New Times] Seasoned British investigative journalist Linda Melvern has for the past 23 years dedicated her life to telling the world of the events of the 1994 Genocide against the Tutsi. She wrote two books on the subject; A People Betrayed and Conspi…

[New Times] Seasoned British investigative journalist Linda Melvern has for the past 23 years dedicated her life to telling the world of the events of the 1994 Genocide against the Tutsi. She wrote two books on the subject; A People Betrayed and Conspiracy to Genocide and currently she is working on a third one on the same subject. Melvern, is among the nine recipients of the Igihango National Order of Outstanding Friendship from President Paul Kagame, in recognition of exemplary service to the people of Rwanda. She h

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Overgrown Weeds, Stench of Faeces Adorn Lagos ‘World-Class’ Jetty

[Premium Times] After receiving applause and encomiums for announcing a move to get private operators to revamp the dilapidated Mile 2 jetty “anytime next week,” three months later, nobody has lifted a finger on the project, PREMIUM TIMES can report.

[Premium Times] After receiving applause and encomiums for announcing a move to get private operators to revamp the dilapidated Mile 2 jetty "anytime next week," three months later, nobody has lifted a finger on the project, PREMIUM TIMES can report.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria