Power Project to Benefit Three Countries

[Daily News] OVER 7,000 households in Tanzania, Rwanda and Burundi are set to benefit from 80 megawatts of electricity from the Rusumo Falls hydro-electric project along Kagera River whose ground-breaking ceremony is set for today.

[Daily News] OVER 7,000 households in Tanzania, Rwanda and Burundi are set to benefit from 80 megawatts of electricity from the Rusumo Falls hydro-electric project along Kagera River whose ground-breaking ceremony is set for today.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Murderers Who Used Body Parts for ‘Medicine’ Get Multiple Lfe Sentences

[News24Wire] Two men received multiple life sentences in the Pietermartizburg High Court, after they were convicted of committing murder so they could use body parts for “medicine”.

[News24Wire] Two men received multiple life sentences in the Pietermartizburg High Court, after they were convicted of committing murder so they could use body parts for "medicine".

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

2baba Set to Thrill Fans As Campari Distributor Awards Holds Friday

[Vanguard] Sole distributor of premium bitters, Campari in Nigeria, Brian Munro is set for the annual Distributors Awards, a platform that rewards loyal and outstanding distributors through the year.

[Vanguard] Sole distributor of premium bitters, Campari in Nigeria, Brian Munro is set for the annual Distributors Awards, a platform that rewards loyal and outstanding distributors through the year.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

“APC Must Mediate to End Face-Off Between Senate and Presidency”

[Vanguard] A Professor of Political Science, Femi Otubanjo, said on Thursday that the All Progressives Congress (APC) must mediate in the current face-off between the Senate and the Presidency.

[Vanguard] A Professor of Political Science, Femi Otubanjo, said on Thursday that the All Progressives Congress (APC) must mediate in the current face-off between the Senate and the Presidency.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Pressure Mounts On Uganda Over Kasese Killings

[East African] Reluctance by Uganda to institute a comprehensive independent investigation into the killings in Kasese District appears to undermine its efforts to deliver equitable justice, says the Human Rights Watch (HRW), the European Union as well…

[East African] Reluctance by Uganda to institute a comprehensive independent investigation into the killings in Kasese District appears to undermine its efforts to deliver equitable justice, says the Human Rights Watch (HRW), the European Union as well as the US Mission in Uganda.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Concerns Raised Over Standards and Merit of Colleges in Rwanda

[East African] A recent audit of tertiary education in Rwanda has raised concern about its quality and an increase in questionable academic programmes even as private institutions grow in number.The audit, which was used as the basis for suspending fou…

[East African] A recent audit of tertiary education in Rwanda has raised concern about its quality and an increase in questionable academic programmes even as private institutions grow in number.The audit, which was used as the basis for suspending four private institutions and a number of academic programmes in six other universities, also raised concern about the qualifications and competence of the academic staff in the institutions.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Bank of Kigali Launches IT Solutions Firm

[East African] Bank of Kigali has launched BK TecHouse, a technology solutions company, reinforcing the listed lender’s diversification drive as it seeks to spread risks and tap into new income lines.

[East African] Bank of Kigali has launched BK TecHouse, a technology solutions company, reinforcing the listed lender's diversification drive as it seeks to spread risks and tap into new income lines.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Top Finance Ministry Officials Arrested Over Bribe Claims

[East African] President Yoweri Museveni took to twitter Tuesday afternoon to announce the arrests of two senior officials at the Ministry of Finance for allegedly taking bribes from investors.

[East African] President Yoweri Museveni took to twitter Tuesday afternoon to announce the arrests of two senior officials at the Ministry of Finance for allegedly taking bribes from investors.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Bunge Committees Breathe Fire

[Daily News] Dodoma -MEMBERS of the Parliamentary Committee on Energy and Minerals yesterday complained over slow implementation of the rural electrification drive despite legislators’ approval of budget for the undertaking.

[Daily News] Dodoma -MEMBERS of the Parliamentary Committee on Energy and Minerals yesterday complained over slow implementation of the rural electrification drive despite legislators' approval of budget for the undertaking.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania