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THREE RWANDAN PRESIDENTIAL HOPEFULS DISQUALIFIED

THREE RWANDAN PRESIDENTIAL HOPEFULS DISQUALIFIED

Rwanda’s electoral commission has disqualified three candidates for next month’s presidential election, saying they didn’t fulfil requirements such as collecting enough supporting signatures.

8/07/2017 Saa 10:20:39
Next time Al-Bashir sets foot in SA he will be arrested, or else. ICC

Next time Al-Bashir sets foot in SA he will be arrested, or else. ICC

The International Criminal Court (ICC), that organisation charged with making sure people who commit human rights abuses and genocide don’t get away with it, has lashed out at the ANC-led South African government for refusing to arrest accused war-criminal Omar al-Bashir – the dictator who slaughtered thousands of his own people and allegedly tested chemical weapons on them – when he was here for an AU summit back in 2015.

7/07/2017 Saa 14:17:09
HAMILTON SETS RECORD PACE IN AUSTRIAN GP PRACTICE

HAMILTON SETS RECORD PACE IN AUSTRIAN GP PRACTICE

Triple world champion Lewis Hamilton smashed his Red Bull Ring lap record twice in Austrian Grand Prix practice on Friday, with Ferrari’s championship leader Sebastian Vettel close behind his Mercedes rival.

7/07/2017 Saa 14:04:49
Gonorrhoea is becoming untreatable, WHO warns

Gonorrhoea is becoming untreatable, WHO warns

Gonorrhoea infections are increasing, but doctors are running out of antibiotics that can fight the increasingly resistant bacteria causing the sexually-transmitted disease, the World Health Organisation (WHO) warned on Friday.

7/07/2017 Saa 13:27:34
Safe water: Beyoncé comes through for Burundi

Safe water: Beyoncé comes through for Burundi

No stranger to philanthropy, GRAMMY winner Beyoncé announced a new, meaningful commitment at the 2017 Essence Music Festival: to provide the children of Burundi, Africa, with safe drinking water.

7/07/2017 Saa 12:49:46
Africa's two biggest music stars have a

Africa’s two biggest music stars have a "beef" but who invited Tekno?

There was no reason why Tekno should join in a beef that didn’t have his name on it. It is one of his worst decisions ever.

7/07/2017 Saa 11:37:56
China and the East Africa railways: Beyond full industry chain export

China and the East Africa railways: Beyond full industry chain export

May 30, 2017 marked the launch of the Mombasa-Nairobi Standard Gauge Railway (the Madaraka Express) in Kenya.

7/07/2017 Saa 10:26:00
AU elects Rwanda to Lead in 2018, pushes for financial Independence

AU elects Rwanda to Lead in 2018, pushes for financial Independence

The pan-African organization is currently pushing to become independent of external financial partners and interests.

7/07/2017 Saa 09:44:58
Rwanda and Congo Brazzaville to strengthen cooperation on public finance management, taxation

Rwanda and Congo Brazzaville to strengthen cooperation on public finance management, taxation

Rwanda and Congo Brazzaville have signed an agreement establishing a framework under which the two countries can cooperate in various areas of interest.

7/07/2017 Saa 09:19:02
Man City star becomes first English player to join Barcelona since Gary Lineker

Man City star becomes first English player to join Barcelona since Gary Lineker

It’s not often that English footballers move abroad, and even more rare are moves to top European sides.

7/07/2017 Saa 09:09:39
You've been charging your phone completely wrong - here's how to do it right

You’ve been charging your phone completely wrong - here’s how to do it right

I do a number of things before I go to bed – I clean my teeth, I get a glass of water, I plug my phone in to charge overnight and I shake some holy water in each corner of my room to protect me from the night screamers. Simple, everyday stuff.

7/07/2017 Saa 08:54:22
A mother has defended a video which she...

A mother has defended a video which she...

A mother has defended a video which she posted where she revealed that she breastfed her children whilst having sex with of now-ex husband.

7/07/2017 Saa 08:21:23
This is the holographic phone you’ll be hearing about everywhere soon

This is the holographic phone you’ll be hearing about everywhere soon

RED Hydrogen One takes the camera manufacturer to a new mobile world

7/07/2017 Saa 06:49:29
Rwanda GDP grew an annual 1.7 percent in Q1: stats bureau

Rwanda GDP grew an annual 1.7 percent in Q1: stats bureau

Rwanda’s gross domestic product (GDP) grew by 1.7 percent in the first quarter of 2017 compared with the same period in 2016, the statistics bureau said on Wednesday.

6/07/2017 Saa 07:41:05
African countries want to turn their poor, overcrowded urban centers into “smart cities”

African countries want to turn their poor, overcrowded urban centers into “smart cities”

Vision City, Rwanda’s largest housing project, sits on a hill overlooking the rest of Kigali. Its rows of whitewashed villas and townhouses stand out against the green landscape and shacks made of scrap metal and mud, in the slum in the valley below.

6/07/2017 Saa 07:11:05
Two new faces added to Rwanda's preliminary squad for FIBA U16 African Championship 2017

Two new faces added to Rwanda’s preliminary squad for FIBA U16 African Championship 2017

Rwanda will represent East Africa at FIBA U16 African Championship 2017

5/07/2017 Saa 10:29:24
Bill Gates made these 15 predictions in 1999 — and it's scary how accurate he was

Bill Gates made these 15 predictions in 1999 — and it’s scary how accurate he was

In 1999, Bill Gates wrote a book titled "Business @ the Speed of Thought."

In the book, Gates makes 15 bold predictions that at the time might have sounded outrageous.

But as business student Markus Kirjonen pointed out on his blog, Gates’ forecasts turned out to be "eerily prescient."

5/07/2017 Saa 10:09:27
Lionel Messi weds childhood sweetheart today

Lionel Messi weds childhood sweetheart today

Football superstar Lionel Messi will marry his childhood sweetheart in his hometown in Argentina on Friday (today).

30/06/2017 Saa 12:55:21
DR Congo skips independence parade amid security fears

DR Congo skips independence parade amid security fears

Annual military parade parade schedule to take place on Friday abandoned for security concerns, president adviser says.

30/06/2017 Saa 08:30:11
Burundi warns new UN envoy against opposition bias

Burundi warns new UN envoy against opposition bias

Burundi on Thursday said it has "faith" in the new UN envoy to the crisis-hit country but warned Michel Kafando against "bias" in favour of opposition groups, an accusation also levelled at his predecessors.

30/06/2017 Saa 07:36:33
‘When Nollywood stars stormed Kigali for AMAA nominees party’

‘When Nollywood stars stormed Kigali for AMAA nominees party’

IT was a long night of fun, camaraderie, swashbuckling, Saturday night, in Kigali, Rwanda, when Africa Movie Academy Awards, AMAA, hosted Rwadan celebrities, business executives and their Nigerian counterparts during the 2017 AMAA nominees party in the East Africa country.

30/06/2017 Saa 07:26:00
Venus Williams accused of causing fatal car crash

Venus Williams accused of causing fatal car crash

Venus Williams is being investigated over a fatal car crash in the US as she prepares to compete at Wimbledon next week.

30/06/2017 Saa 06:42:32
French Bank Paribas Faces Complaint From NGOs Over its Role in Rwanda Genocide

French Bank Paribas Faces Complaint From NGOs Over its Role in Rwanda Genocide

Three France-based non-governmental organizations (NGOs), namely Sherpa, Ibuka and Collective of Civil Parties for Rwanda, filed a compliant against, BNP Paribas, France’s largest bank, accusing it of involvement in the 1994 Rwanda genocide, local media reported on Thursday.

29/06/2017 Saa 12:04:31
Rihanna’s mystery man is Saudi businessman

Rihanna’s mystery man is Saudi businessman

Rihanna’s mystery man is Hassan Jameel, a businessman from one the richest families in the world.

29/06/2017 Saa 08:26:11
 It’s reality TV meets the X-Files in this new trailer for The Lowe Files

It’s reality TV meets the X-Files in this new trailer for The Lowe Files

If you‘re a struggling actor who hasn’t been able to maintain their success in Hollywood, there is always the option to make a reality TV show and boost yourself back into popularity.

28/06/2017 Saa 13:31:42
 Three American journalists deported from South Sudan

Three American journalists deported from South Sudan

South Sudan government has deported three American journalists over visas issues, a spokesman for the foreign ministry said.

28/06/2017 Saa 13:16:50
Africa: Don't Abandon Patriotism, KK Reminds Africa

Africa: Don’t Abandon Patriotism, KK Reminds Africa

First Republican president Kenneth Kaunda has reminded Africa not to abandon the patriotism that its founding fathers exhibited when they stood by each other to liberate the continent from colonial bondage despite geographic locations.

28/06/2017 Saa 12:15:34
Top security for Tour de France

Top security for Tour de France

A crack unit of elite counter-terrorism officers will be among a deployment of 23 000 police ensuring safety at the Tour de France, which begins in Dusseldorf on Saturday, the French interior ministry said.

28/06/2017 Saa 11:23:03
Redemption song for a new generation in Rwanda

Redemption song for a new generation in Rwanda

16-year-old Annick delivers a message of hope and courage on the streets of Kigali

28/06/2017 Saa 08:47:37
China willing to implement consensus reached by heads of state of China and Rwanda: envoy

China willing to implement consensus reached by heads of state of China and Rwanda: envoy

China is willing to work closely with Rwanda to implement consensus reached by leaders of China and Rwanda, a Chinese official said

28/06/2017 Saa 08:12:36
Just looking at your smartphone makes you less intelligent, study finds

Just looking at your smartphone makes you less intelligent, study finds

It has long been believed that the smartphones in our pockets are actually making us dumber; but now there is evidence for it.

28/06/2017 Saa 07:32:39
Facebook hit two billion users today and SugarCRM reminded us you are Zuck's product

Facebook hit two billion users today and SugarCRM reminded us you are Zuck’s product

Facebook’s hit two billion users. Founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg took to his creation on Wednesday to share the news.

28/06/2017 Saa 06:03:22
 Driver’s call leads to arrest of drug trafficking passengers

Driver’s call leads to arrest of drug trafficking passengers

Anitha Nyiramwiza and Emmanuel Mbarushimana could have managed to traffic illicit drugs into the country, probably using public transport means without the knowledge of the drivers.

28/06/2017 Saa 05:41:42
Donors failing almost a million South Sudanese refugees in Uganda

Donors failing almost a million South Sudanese refugees in Uganda

Rich countries are failing in their obligation to help Uganda support thousands of refugees fleeing death, rape and other human rights violations in South Sudan, said Amnesty International in a damning report launched ahead of a high-level donor summit in the Ugandan capital Kampala on 22-23 June.

26/06/2017 Saa 13:19:36
President Mugabe Govt 'To Repossess Farms From Unproductive Land Reform Beneficiaries'

President Mugabe Govt ’To Repossess Farms From Unproductive Land Reform Beneficiaries’

The Zimbabwean government is reportedly repossessing farms from "unproductive land reform beneficiaries and redistributing it to land-hungry Zimbabweans".

26/06/2017 Saa 12:39:10
I6 Killed, 13 Injured As Female Suicide Bombers Again Hit University of Maiduguri

I6 Killed, 13 Injured As Female Suicide Bombers Again Hit University of Maiduguri

16 persons and injured 13 on Sunday night and Monday morning, The attacks were carried out by female bombers.

26/06/2017 Saa 10:26:47
Rihanna goes topless and bites her fingernail in sexy photo

Rihanna goes topless and bites her fingernail in sexy photo

The songstress has said the photo is from the past but fans will be seeing the picture for the first time.

26/06/2017 Saa 09:45:30
DRC immigrants protest against Kabila visit

DRC immigrants protest against Kabila visit

President Jacob Zuma hosted his Congolese counterpart in a bilateral meeting

26/06/2017 Saa 08:42:38
Congo president's daughter charged with corruption in France

Congo president’s daughter charged with corruption in France

Investigators have widened a corruption probe into the French assets of three African ruling families, charging the daughter and son-in-law of Congo’s President Denis Sassou Nguesso.

26/06/2017 Saa 08:11:51
Rwanda genocide suspect Murekezi wants extradition case in Malawi Constitutional Court

Rwanda genocide suspect Murekezi wants extradition case in Malawi Constitutional Court

The Rwandan genocide suspect Vincent Murekezi wants Constitutional Court in Malawi to determine his . extradition case, citing use of the bilateral treaty between Malawi and Rwanda which was signed in February and irregularities in the manner the State presented the case in court.

26/06/2017 Saa 07:32:12

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