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'People are digging by hand' - Goal's country director on rescue effort in aftermath of Sierra Leone flooding

’People are digging by hand’ - Goal’s country director on rescue effort in aftermath of Sierra Leone flooding

Hundreds have died as a result of mudslides and flooding in Freetown, the capital of Sierra Leone.

16/08/2017 Saa 09:01:53
‘She spat blood in my face’ – Chris Brown reveals shocking details of Rihanna assault

‘She spat blood in my face’ – Chris Brown reveals shocking details of Rihanna assault

"She’s spitting blood in my face, it raised me even more."

16/08/2017 Saa 08:47:07
UN-backed gov: Global community in support of Qaddafi-style Libya

UN-backed gov: Global community in support of Qaddafi-style Libya

Deputy Presidency Council (PC) head Ahmed Maetig has accused the international community of covertly supporting Libya’s return to a Qaddafi-style dictatorship.

15/08/2017 Saa 11:23:41
Five drugs found in Tiger Woods' system

Five drugs found in Tiger Woods’ system

According to a toxicology report, Tiger Woods had five drugs in his system when he was arrested on suspicion of driving under the influence in May. At the time, police found him asleep in his car on the side the road near his home.

15/08/2017 Saa 11:09:33
Christian 'tortured with cross-shaped staples'

Christian ’tortured with cross-shaped staples’

A Christian has shown reporters cross-shaped staples embedded into his thighs and claimed he received the wounds from security agents because of his faith.

12/08/2017 Saa 10:37:49
White supremacists carry torches and chant Nazi slogans at rally in Virginia

White supremacists carry torches and chant Nazi slogans at rally in Virginia

Hundreds of white supremacists carrying burning torches and chanting Nazi-era slogans rallied in Virginia on Friday night before violently clashing with counter-protesters.

12/08/2017 Saa 09:25:07
Arsenal player ratings from Leicester win

Arsenal player ratings from Leicester win

The Man of the Match award from this amazing Premier League opener between Arsenal and Leicester City to Olivier Giroud, after the Frenchman scored a fantastic headed winner off the underside of the bar despite the attentions of both of the Foxes big centre backs, but he was only a sub and for all round performance, especially on his EPL debut I have gone for Alexandre Lacazette.

12/08/2017 Saa 08:52:41
FaceBook, Google lose $123m to swindler

FaceBook, Google lose $123m to swindler

The Court of Appeal of Lithuania has decided to extradite to the United States a Lithuanian scam artist identified as Evaldas Rimasauskas, who conned $123 million out of FaceBook and Google by sending fake emails.

12/08/2017 Saa 08:33:11
 Dubai Cares unveils two new programmes in Rwanda

Dubai Cares unveils two new programmes in Rwanda

Dubai Cares, part of the Mohammad Bin Rashid Al Maktoum Global Initiatives, has announced the launch of Dh8.9 million worth of two new programmes in Rwanda, which are set to benefit more than 18,600 young people and children.

12/08/2017 Saa 08:21:03
Making eye care available to Rwanda

Making eye care available to Rwanda

UK sight loss charity Vision for a Nation Foundation has celebrated carrying out two million eye care screenings in Rwanda, making it the first developing country in the world to provide all its citizens with local access to affordable eye care checks.

12/08/2017 Saa 08:06:45
DR Congo opposition leader Tshisekedi's body to be repatriated: family

DR Congo opposition leader Tshisekedi’s body to be repatriated: family

An agreement has been struck with Kinshasa for the repatriation of the body of veteran Congolese opposition leader Etienne Tshisekedi, who died aged 84 in Belgium in February, his family and political party told AFP Friday.

12/08/2017 Saa 07:16:33
Why sex is like a farm

Why sex is like a farm

Having spent the last few weeks around people who are in different stages of love — new, romantic love to older, more seasoned love — it occurred to me that a lot of our sexual problems and frustrations can be avoided or better managed with a few things in mind.

12/08/2017 Saa 07:01:57
At least two dead in fresh Kenya poll protests

At least two dead in fresh Kenya poll protests

At least two people were shot dead in Kenya during overnight protests against the election victory of President Uhuru Kenyatta by opposition supporters who believe the vote was rigged, according to police and a health official.

12/08/2017 Saa 06:41:57
Uhuru Kenyatta Defeats Ralia Odinga, Re-elected for a Second Term

Uhuru Kenyatta Defeats Ralia Odinga, Re-elected for a Second Term

President Uhuru Kenyatta has been re-elected in Kenya, defeating veteran opposition leader and longtime rival Raila Odinga in a tense contest.

12/08/2017 Saa 06:16:55
CHAN 2018: DR Congo held to a goalless draw in Brazzaville

CHAN 2018: DR Congo held to a goalless draw in Brazzaville

DR Congo were held to a frustrating 0-0 stalemate by Congo Brazzaville in an Africa Nations Championship (CHAN) match played at the New Kintele Stadium in Brazzaville on Friday evening.

12/08/2017 Saa 06:06:19
DIGP Marizamunda tour RNP peacekeeping units in CAR

DIGP Marizamunda tour RNP peacekeeping units in CAR

The Deputy Inspector of Police in charge of Administration and Personnel, Juvenal Marizamunda, on August 10, toured various Rwanda National Police (RNP) peacekeeping units serving under the UN Multidimensional Integrated Stabilization Mission in Central African Republic (MINUSCA), and urged them to stay focused and maintain their readiness on their mission.

12/08/2017 Saa 05:57:51
Africa mobilises money

Africa mobilises money

Sub-Saharan Africa is home to 140 mobile money services across 39 countries, accounting for over half of the 277 such mobile deployments globally, and there are now seven markets in the region – Gabon, Ghana, Kenya, Namibia, Tanzania, Uganda and Zimbabwe – where more than 40% of adults are active mobile money users, according to the GSMA.

11/08/2017 Saa 11:53:08
Kenya braced for violence before election announcement

Kenya braced for violence before election announcement

Sitting president Uhuru Kenyatta is ahead by a wide margin but opposition leaders repeat their claims of fraud

11/08/2017 Saa 11:17:34
Catholic church in Somaliland reopens, then closes

Catholic church in Somaliland reopens, then closes

A Catholic church in Somaliland reopened after 30 years on July 29 but was closed a week later under pressure from the local Muslim population.

11/08/2017 Saa 10:36:37
IEBC to announce president tomorrow

IEBC to announce president tomorrow

IEBC will announce final results from the presidential race ton Friday, chairman Wafula Chebukati has said.

10/08/2017 Saa 10:30:18
GSMA report evaluates wholesale open access networks

GSMA report evaluates wholesale open access networks

The GSMA, which represents mobile operators worldwide, has announced the results of its new report,

10/08/2017 Saa 10:17:14
Chinese embassy in Rwanda sees off Chinese scholarship winners to study in China

Chinese embassy in Rwanda sees off Chinese scholarship winners to study in China

Chinese Embassy in Rwanda on Wednesday evening held a reception, seeing off 37 Rwandans who are going to study in China through scholarships provided by the Chinese government and the Confucius Institute.

10/08/2017 Saa 09:17:43
Hey expects a tough match against Cranes

Hey expects a tough match against Cranes

Rwanda head coach Antoine Hey has exuded confidence that Amavubi will get a good result when they face Uganda on Saturday August 12.

10/08/2017 Saa 09:04:57
All Whites fall behind Ethiopia and Rwanda in latest Fifa world rankings

All Whites fall behind Ethiopia and Rwanda in latest Fifa world rankings

New Zealand have dropped one place on Fifa’s world rankings and fallen behind African minnows Ethiopia and Rwanda.

10/08/2017 Saa 08:56:07
Zuma’s Ouster Would Be Best for South Africa, Communist Party Says

Zuma’s Ouster Would Be Best for South Africa, Communist Party Says

Removing Jacob Zuma as president of South Africa is the “best thing” that could happen to the country, the Communist Party said before lawmakers vote in a motion of no confidence against the leader.

8/08/2017 Saa 10:29:23
Uhuru, Raila positive, sure of winning after voting

Uhuru, Raila positive, sure of winning after voting

Presidential candidates Uhuru Kenyatta and Raila Odinga have cast their votes and are both sure they will be declared winners after Tuesday’s general election.

8/08/2017 Saa 09:28:20

"Syria crimes worse than in Yugoslavia or Rwanda"-Carla Del Ponte

Dissatisfied with the work of the UN Commission of Inquiry on Syria, its member and a former chief Hague Tribunal prosecutor has announced her resignation.

8/08/2017 Saa 08:59:59
Finger Splints, Coding, Drones and R2D2: The Evolving Face of Technology and Development

Finger Splints, Coding, Drones and R2D2: The Evolving Face of Technology and Development

Blood-delivering drones? Check. 3D-printer working off grid to print finger splints? Check. Disadvantaged women trained and employed in software-developing? Check. Is this how technology can deliver for development?

8/08/2017 Saa 08:27:30
Four top Teams Set for ADF Tournament

Four top Teams Set for ADF Tournament

Four teams in the last Azam Rwanda Premier League’s last season will contest the Agaciro Development Fund football tournament scheduled for September 9-16.2017

8/08/2017 Saa 08:17:39
Kenya’s elections are much more than just a ruthless game of thrones

Kenya’s elections are much more than just a ruthless game of thrones

The threat of controversy and unrest looms over Kenya’s elections, which will be held on 8 August. Incumbent President Uhuru Kenyatta is ahead by a whisker in the most recent opinion poll. His main challenger, Raila Odinga, has repeatedly alleged that Kenyatta plans to rig the elections.

7/08/2017 Saa 11:57:04
IT'S CHARLIZE THERON'S BIRTHDAY, SO CELEBRATE WITH THE SOUTH AFRICAN BEAUTY'S MOST BADASS MOVIE MOMENTS

IT’S CHARLIZE THERON’S BIRTHDAY, SO CELEBRATE WITH THE SOUTH AFRICAN BEAUTY’S MOST BADASS MOVIE MOMENTS

The killer 42-year-old is today’s best action star.

7/08/2017 Saa 11:34:49
Pope Francis 'deeply saddened' by Nigeria church attack

Pope Francis ’deeply saddened’ by Nigeria church attack

The Vatican said Monday that Pope Francis was "deeply saddened" by Sunday’s gun attack on a church in southern Nigeria in which at least 11 people were killed.

7/08/2017 Saa 11:11:01
His Majesty Sultan Qaboos sends greetings to Rwanda

His Majesty Sultan Qaboos sends greetings to Rwanda

His Majesty Sultan Qaboos bin Said has sent a cable of congratulations to President Paul Kagame of the Republic of Rwanda on the occasion of re-electing him as a president of the republic.

7/08/2017 Saa 06:50:57
Regional Protection Force Arrives Juba

Regional Protection Force Arrives Juba

A unit of the Regional Protection Force (RPF) has arrived South Sudan according to the Spokesperson of United Nations Mission in South Sudan, UNMISS.

7/08/2017 Saa 06:44:03
Statement by the spokesperson following the Presidential elections in Rwanda

Statement by the spokesperson following the Presidential elections in Rwanda

Statement by the spokesperson following the Presidential elections in Rwanda

7/08/2017 Saa 06:42:35
Facebook offers tool to combat fake news in Kenya

Facebook offers tool to combat fake news in Kenya

Facebook rolled out a tool this week to help Kenyan users spot fake news ahead of a hotly-contested presidential election that has seen supporters of rival candidates trade bitter words online.

5/08/2017 Saa 06:38:46
Apple ‘working on non-iPhone Apple Watch’

Apple ‘working on non-iPhone Apple Watch’

Apple is working on an Apple Watch that does not need to be paired to an iPhone, according to a report.

5/08/2017 Saa 06:29:47
Al-Shabab Militants Retake Strategic Town in Western Somalia

Al-Shabab Militants Retake Strategic Town in Western Somalia

Al-Shabab militants have retaken a strategic town linking Somalia’s capital to the western regions of the country.

5/08/2017 Saa 06:21:07
Kagame sweeps presidential polls

Kagame sweeps presidential polls

Incumbent President Paul Kagame has won another seven-year mandate after attaining an unassailable lead in Friday’s presidential poll.

5/08/2017 Saa 06:09:39
Rihanna gives bikes in girls in Malawi

Rihanna gives bikes in girls in Malawi

Rihanna is giving bikes to girls in Malawi to help them get an education.

4/08/2017 Saa 12:18:21

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