Tuyisenge Leads Hunt for KPL Golden Boot

[Nation] The race for this season’s golden boot intensifies Wednesday afternoon with the five leading contenders turning up for their respective clubs in round 32 of the SportPesa Premier League.

[Nation] The race for this season's golden boot intensifies Wednesday afternoon with the five leading contenders turning up for their respective clubs in round 32 of the SportPesa Premier League.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Govt Grows VAT Collection By 19.78% In 2017

[Daily Trust] Revenue from Value Added Tax (VAT) grossed N797.51bn into the Federation Account between January and October 2017, an increase of 19.78 per cent over the corresponding period in 2016, the Minister of Finance, Mrs. Kemi Adeosun, has said.

[Daily Trust] Revenue from Value Added Tax (VAT) grossed N797.51bn into the Federation Account between January and October 2017, an increase of 19.78 per cent over the corresponding period in 2016, the Minister of Finance, Mrs. Kemi Adeosun, has said.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

‘People Are Dying Every Day’ – Refugees Fleeing War Suffer in Congo

[IRIN] Lembo -The camps of ramshackle mud-brick shelters line the banks of the River Ubangi in the Democratic Republic of Congo. Inside, refugees from Central African Republic are suffering: from heat, from hunger, from disease.

[IRIN] Lembo -The camps of ramshackle mud-brick shelters line the banks of the River Ubangi in the Democratic Republic of Congo. Inside, refugees from Central African Republic are suffering: from heat, from hunger, from disease.

source: AllAfrica News: Congo-Kinshasa

Village in Bomet Mourns Their Peacemaker Son, Bishop Korir

[Nation] Segutiet Village in Bomet Central Constituency in Bomet County has been engulfed in grief darkness following the death of the Eldoret Catholic Diocese Bishop Cornelius Kipng’eno Korir on Monday this week.

[Nation] Segutiet Village in Bomet Central Constituency in Bomet County has been engulfed in grief darkness following the death of the Eldoret Catholic Diocese Bishop Cornelius Kipng'eno Korir on Monday this week.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Minister Mzembi Blasts ‘Shameless’ Politician Mavhaire

[The Herald] Embattled National People’s Party national chair Mr Dzikamai Mavhaire has been rapped for trying to score cheap political points by claiming that he personally funded some electrification projects that were financed by Government under the…

[The Herald] Embattled National People's Party national chair Mr Dzikamai Mavhaire has been rapped for trying to score cheap political points by claiming that he personally funded some electrification projects that were financed by Government under the Rural Electrification programme in some parts of Masvingo Province. Foreign Affairs Minister and Masvingo South Member of Parliament Dr Walter Mzembi blasted Mr Mavhaire for "shamelessly" lying to villagers in the Rupike area of Masvingo South that he used personal funds

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

HRW Deeply Concerned About Victims of Torture’s Relatives

[HRW] A report published on October 13, 2017 by Rwanda’s National Commission for Human Rights (NCHR) attempting to discredit Human Rights Watch documentation of extrajudicial killings and enforced disappearances is full of falsehoods, compounding the injustice and abuse suffered by the victims’ families, Human Rights Watch said today. Human Rights Watch has found that Rwandan government officials threatened and coerced victims’ family members to present false information about what happened to the

[HRW] A report published on October 13, 2017 by Rwanda's National Commission for Human Rights (NCHR) attempting to discredit Human Rights Watch documentation of extrajudicial killings and enforced disappearances is full of falsehoods, compounding the injustice and abuse suffered by the victims' families, Human Rights Watch said today. Human Rights Watch has found that Rwandan government officials threatened and coerced victims' family members to present false information about what happened to the

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

They Aren’t Heavy, They’re My Children

[Namibian] SHE had her first child at 15, and now at 22, Elizabeth Kampanza is a mother of six children. Had it not been for death which claimed one, Kampanza, who stays in the Ndama informal settlement at Rundu, would have seven children.

[Namibian] SHE had her first child at 15, and now at 22, Elizabeth Kampanza is a mother of six children. Had it not been for death which claimed one, Kampanza, who stays in the Ndama informal settlement at Rundu, would have seven children.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Respect Paris Climate Accord, Govt Tells U.S.

[The Herald] Zimbabwe and other developing countries that will attend the United Nations Climate Change Conference (COP23) have called on the United States of America to respect the Paris Agreement and work with the rest of the world in addressing clim…

[The Herald] Zimbabwe and other developing countries that will attend the United Nations Climate Change Conference (COP23) have called on the United States of America to respect the Paris Agreement and work with the rest of the world in addressing climate change. Nations are currently torn between welcoming and berating Washington's envoys to the talks following the decision by US President Donald Trump to pull out of the agreement in June and instead promote the US fossil fuel industry.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe