Rwanda Win Final Warm-Up Game Against Tunisian Side

[New Times] Rwanda bounced back from two defeats against Central Africa Republic and Mali to register a win (85-66) against Tunisian club Union Sportive Monasterienne (USM) in their final warm-up game on Tuesday night.

[New Times] Rwanda bounced back from two defeats against Central Africa Republic and Mali to register a win (85-66) against Tunisian club Union Sportive Monasterienne (USM) in their final warm-up game on Tuesday night.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

‘People Are Fed Up’

[Deutsche Welle] A huge rally for constitutional reform has taken place in Togo, a country presided over by one family for the past half-century. Opponents of the government want President Faure Gnassingbe to “leave by the front door.”

[Deutsche Welle] A huge rally for constitutional reform has taken place in Togo, a country presided over by one family for the past half-century. Opponents of the government want President Faure Gnassingbe to "leave by the front door."

source: AllAfrica News: Togo

Women Gain Big in Kenya Parliament

[East African] Women are the biggest winners in representation of special interest groups in the Kenyan parliament, even as political parties face criticism for rewarding seasoned politicians who have capacity to compete in elections.

[East African] Women are the biggest winners in representation of special interest groups in the Kenyan parliament, even as political parties face criticism for rewarding seasoned politicians who have capacity to compete in elections.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Is Nigeria in Need of Restructuring?

[Africa Research Institute] The latest buzzword among politicians from all sides in Nigeria is “restructuring”. The governing All Progressives Congress (APC) allegedly established a “restructuring committee” to articulate the party’s position on the is…

[Africa Research Institute] The latest buzzword among politicians from all sides in Nigeria is "restructuring". The governing All Progressives Congress (APC) allegedly established a "restructuring committee" to articulate the party's position on the issue. But does it make sense to restructure? What does the term really mean? What might a restructured Nigeria look like?

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Resource-Rich DRC Losing U.S.$1.3 Billion Every Year in Unpaid Taxes

[East African] The Democratic Republic of Congo is losing up to $1.3 billion in revenue each year due to a failure by public bodies, tax agencies and the state mining firm Gécamines to remit levies, and the pillage of revenue in suspicious deals.

[East African] The Democratic Republic of Congo is losing up to $1.3 billion in revenue each year due to a failure by public bodies, tax agencies and the state mining firm Gécamines to remit levies, and the pillage of revenue in suspicious deals.

source: AllAfrica News: Congo-Kinshasa

Child Kidnapping Suspect Quizzed

[Daily News] Arusha -THE alleged child kidnapper, Samson Peter, has reportedly confessed to the Police Force that he killed two children he had earlier kidnapped in Arusha and dumped them in a sewage tank.

[Daily News] Arusha -THE alleged child kidnapper, Samson Peter, has reportedly confessed to the Police Force that he killed two children he had earlier kidnapped in Arusha and dumped them in a sewage tank.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania