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AU and UN look towards leaving Darfur

AU and UN look towards leaving Darfur

The African Union (AU) and the United Nations are proposing a 44 percent and 30 percent reduction in their troop and police presence in Sudan’s Darfur region as a step towards an eventual exit, a senior UN peacekeeping official has told the Security Council.

15/06/2017 Saa 12:29:13
Eritrea Detains 122 Christians In Latest Crackdown

Eritrea Detains 122 Christians In Latest Crackdown

More than 120 Christians have been detained in Eritrea in a government-backed crackdown on unregistered denominations across the troubled African nation, Christian activists told BosNewsLife Thursday, June 15.

15/06/2017 Saa 11:27:32
Liverpool play Bayern, Napoli to face Atletico in Audi Cup

Liverpool play Bayern, Napoli to face Atletico in Audi Cup

Bayern Munich will take on Liverpool and Atletico Madrid will face Napoli in the pre-season Audi Cup in Munich on Aug. 1, the German champions said on Thursday.

15/06/2017 Saa 11:10:59
Forbes reveals 100 highest-paid celebrities in 2017 [FULL LIST]

Forbes reveals 100 highest-paid celebrities in 2017 [FULL LIST]

Global business magazine, Forbes, released list of 100 highest-paid celebrities across the world in 2017.

15/06/2017 Saa 09:54:00
Serena Williams’ 75-yrs-old father moves to divorce wife over theft

Serena Williams’ 75-yrs-old father moves to divorce wife over theft

Richard Williams, a tennis coach and father of female tennis sensations – Venus and Serena – has filed for divorce from his wife, Lakeisha Williams.

15/06/2017 Saa 09:40:30
South Sudan renews claims of Sudan's backing for rebels

South Sudan renews claims of Sudan’s backing for rebels

Sudan has renewed its support for rebel troops as they carry out raids along the border with South Sudan, the latter’s military said Thursday.

15/06/2017 Saa 09:24:04
ICC demands “immediate arrest” of Gaddafi’s son

ICC demands “immediate arrest” of Gaddafi’s son

The International Criminal Court’s (ICC) issued a statement yesterday calling for the “immediate arrest and surrender” of Saif Al-Islam Gaddafi – the son of former Libyan president Muammar Gaddafi who was toppled in 2011 – following allegations he was released from the custody of the Abu Bakr Al-Siddiq Brigade in Zintan, western Libya.

15/06/2017 Saa 08:58:58
Rwanda genocide shaped me, Congolese ex-rebel tells court

Rwanda genocide shaped me, Congolese ex-rebel tells court

A former Congolese rebel commander told war crimes judges Wednesday the "horrific events" he saw during Rwanda’s 1994 genocide shaped him to vow to do everything he could to prevent "it happening again".

15/06/2017 Saa 07:30:32
Ghosts of Rwanda: War crimes, genocide, and terrorism – where to now for Nyamwasa?

Ghosts of Rwanda: War crimes, genocide, and terrorism – where to now for Nyamwasa?

NGOs celebrated when the courts set aside the refugee status of a Rwandan alleged war criminal last month. But what happens next is anybody’s guess. KRISTEN VAN SCHIE reports.

15/06/2017 Saa 07:15:21
Mogadishu restaurant siege ends, 19 civilians killed

Mogadishu restaurant siege ends, 19 civilians killed

After an 11-hour-long battle, Somalian security forces have finally ended the siege at a Mogadishu restaurant early Thursday. The seige, however, resulted in the loss of 19 civilian lives.

15/06/2017 Saa 06:52:18
Signs to watchout on how you about to be fired

Signs to watchout on how you about to be fired

Getting fired can be a real shock to the system.But there are usually signs that your termination is pending. You’ve just got to know where to look.Maybe your boss is out to get you. Maybe you’ve been embroiled in some recent controversy at work. Or maybe your organization is undergoing a massive transition or merger.

15/06/2017 Saa 06:29:35
CHINESE MEDICINE IS USING DONKEY SKINS TO BOOST LIBIDO—AND AFRICA’S ANIMALS ARE AT RISK

CHINESE MEDICINE IS USING DONKEY SKINS TO BOOST LIBIDO—AND AFRICA’S ANIMALS ARE AT RISK

Demand for a form of traditional Chinese medicine is putting the donkey population at risk in South Africa and other parts of the continent.

14/06/2017 Saa 12:43:18
China welcomes Uganda's clarification on ivory smuggling

China welcomes Uganda’s clarification on ivory smuggling

China welcomes Uganda’s clarification that two Chinese nationals allegedly involved in an ivory trafficking case are not diplomats, a Foreign Ministry spokesperson said Wednesday.

14/06/2017 Saa 11:12:17
Somali expelled from Quran competition in UAE

Somali expelled from Quran competition in UAE

The United Arab Emirates have expelled a Somali national who was taking part in an annual Quranic competition. Ismail Madar, who was representing Somalia, told journalists in the Gulf state on Tuesday that authorities told him his participation had ended in the recitation contest that began last week.

14/06/2017 Saa 10:48:30
Tigo Rwanda Partners Ericsson to Overhaul its BSS Ecosystem

Tigo Rwanda Partners Ericsson to Overhaul its BSS Ecosystem

Tigo Rwanda has partnered with Ericsson to completely overhaul its Business Support System (BSS) ecosystem.

14/06/2017 Saa 08:35:42
'A Number Of Fatalities' In Massive London Building Fire

’A Number Of Fatalities’ In Massive London Building Fire

A massive fire raced through a high-rise apartment building in West London early Wednesday, leaving an unknown number of people dead and dozens more hospitalized.

14/06/2017 Saa 07:55:10
How to Keep the spark alive in YOUR relationship

How to Keep the spark alive in YOUR relationship

Most couples fall into a routine around the two year mark, and with it comes a fall out of love and intimacy, a new study suggests.

14/06/2017 Saa 07:10:03
CRISTIANO RONALDO OR ALEXIS SANCHEZ: WHO IS SET TO DOMINATE THE CONFEDERATIONS CUP?

CRISTIANO RONALDO OR ALEXIS SANCHEZ: WHO IS SET TO DOMINATE THE CONFEDERATIONS CUP?

We use Opta data to examine how Cristiano Ronaldo and Alexis Sanchez compare as Portugal and Chile prepare for the Confederations Cup.

14/06/2017 Saa 05:53:48
Poor counter-terrorism cooperation caused Manchester attack – Libya officials

Poor counter-terrorism cooperation caused Manchester attack – Libya officials

The Manchester Arena suicide bombing occurred partly because of poor UK security cooperation with Libyan authorities, security officials from the North African state claim.

13/06/2017 Saa 12:28:46
Rwanda among four countries to blame for CECAFA crisis –SG Musonye

Rwanda among four countries to blame for CECAFA crisis –SG Musonye

CECAFA Secretary General Nicholas Musonye has laid the blame for the crisis in East and Central Africa’s regional body firmly at the door of Kenya, Uganda, Tanzania and Rwanda.

13/06/2017 Saa 10:27:05
Saif Gaddafi's Release Gives Greater Role to General Haftar in Reunifying Libya

Saif Gaddafi’s Release Gives Greater Role to General Haftar in Reunifying Libya

The son of toppled Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi has been released from captivity by the Abu Bakr al-Siddiq militants following a request from the Tobruk-based government in eastern Libya. Speaking to Radio Sputnik, senior Middle East expert Jacques Neriah explained why Gaddafi’s release may have important implications for country’s future.

13/06/2017 Saa 08:39:32
IGAD calls for revitalization of South Sudan peace agreement

IGAD calls for revitalization of South Sudan peace agreement

East African leaders at a summit meeting held in Addis Ababa on Monday called for the revitalization of the 2015 South Sudan peace accord, saying the peace agreement is the only political solution for the country.

13/06/2017 Saa 08:02:55
What To Do When Your Spouse Cheats On You

What To Do When Your Spouse Cheats On You

To start off, unfaithfulness is a painful thing to handle especially when you feel you’ve been doing your best to love your spouse. Here are some suggestions on how to handle the issue.

13/06/2017 Saa 07:48:04
Building collapses in Kenyan capital, 15 missing

Building collapses in Kenyan capital, 15 missing

About 15 people are missing after a seven-storey building collapsed in a residential area of the Kenyan capital Nairobi, rescue services said on Tuesday, and authorities said they had asked its occupants to leave before it came down.

13/06/2017 Saa 07:02:50
Rwanda can’t be haven for stolen vehicles, Police

Rwanda can’t be haven for stolen vehicles, Police

Rwanda has continuously featured among the African countries that intercept many stolen vehicles, and will continue to make sure that no one uses it either as a destination or transit route for stolen vehicles and other items, the Commissioner for Interpol at Rwanda National Police, Assistant Commissioner of Police (ACP) Peter Karake, has said.

13/06/2017 Saa 06:44:20
RwandAir celebrate launch of new service with trade competition

RwandAir celebrate launch of new service with trade competition

To celebrate the launch of the first direct flight between the UK and Rwanda, RwandAir announced a new trade competition running until 14th July 2017.

13/06/2017 Saa 06:20:53
FIFA President Infantino welcomes President Kagame

FIFA President Infantino welcomes President Kagame

FIFA President Gianni Infantino and FIFA Deputy Secretary General Zvonimir Boban invited the President of Rwanda, Paul Kagame, to visit the FIFA World Football Museum in Zurich on Thursday, 8 June 2017.

13/06/2017 Saa 06:04:31
Kremlin critic Alexei Navalny jailed for 30 days

Kremlin critic Alexei Navalny jailed for 30 days

He was arrested just before an anti-corruption protest in Moscow.

13/06/2017 Saa 05:43:01
Ngororero: Police intercept truck smuggling minerals

Ngororero: Police intercept truck smuggling minerals

Police in Ngororero District have impounded a truck that was found transporting two tons of amethyst stones that had bought by unauthorized dealer.

13/06/2017 Saa 05:29:58
Alibaba’s Jack Ma expected to attend youth tech summit in Rwanda

Alibaba’s Jack Ma expected to attend youth tech summit in Rwanda

Founder and Executive Chairman of Alibaba Group Jack Ma is expected to attend the inaugural of YouthConnekt Africa Summit to be held next month here, Rwandan ministry of youth and ICT said on Sunday.

12/06/2017 Saa 06:35:50
LATE GOAL HANDS CAR NARROW WIN OVER RWANDA

LATE GOAL HANDS CAR NARROW WIN OVER RWANDA

A late second half goal from Salif Keita handed Central Africa Republic a 2-1 win over Rwanda in a CAF Africa Cup of Nations, Group H qualifier at the Stade Barthelemy Boganda in Bangui on Sunday.

12/06/2017 Saa 06:13:13
Leveraging ‘suptech’ for financial inclusion in Rwanda

Leveraging ‘suptech’ for financial inclusion in Rwanda

With financial inclusion now established as an objective for most financial sector policymakers worldwide, the day-to-day responsibility for ensuring its achievement in a responsible, consumer-friendly, and evidence-based manner often falls to financial sector supervisors.

9/06/2017 Saa 07:17:38
Minister Claver Gatete says new Mombasa-Nairobi railway vital to east African integration

Minister Claver Gatete says new Mombasa-Nairobi railway vital to east African integration

The newly inaugurated standard gauge railway line between Mombasa and Nairobi is very important to the integration of eastern Africa, Rwandan Minister of Finance and Economic Planning Claver Gatete said here Thursday.

9/06/2017 Saa 06:48:37
Rwanda,Tanzania and Ghana renewable energy projects emerge winners of $7m Access Co-Development Facility competition

Rwanda,Tanzania and Ghana renewable energy projects emerge winners of $7m Access Co-Development Facility competition

Access Power, a developer, owner and operator of renewable power projects in emerging markets in partnership with EREN Renewable Energy a global independent power producer, are delighted to announce the three winners of the 2017 US$7 million Access Co-Development Facility (ACF) - an innovative funding and support platform for renewable energy projects in Africa.

9/06/2017 Saa 05:56:29
Bayern Munich ready to make Alexis Sanchez their highest paid player ever with £21.7m-a-year offer

Bayern Munich ready to make Alexis Sanchez their highest paid player ever with £21.7m-a-year offer

Arsenal’s hopes of keeping Alexis Sanchez this summer have been dented after Bayern Munich chiefs sanctioned a £21.7m-a-year offer for the Chilean.

9/06/2017 Saa 05:44:37
Will Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn become Prime Minister after General Election 2017 shock?

Will Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn become Prime Minister after General Election 2017 shock?

With a Labour surge in the General Election under his leadership, could Jeremy Corbyn do what looked unthinkable before the campaign and become the next Prime Minister?

9/06/2017 Saa 05:20:22
JASON DERULO TO FEATURE ON COKE STUDIO AFRICA'S GLOBAL FUSION EDITION

JASON DERULO TO FEATURE ON COKE STUDIO AFRICA’S GLOBAL FUSION EDITION

In 2014 Coke Studio Africa saw the legendary Wyclef Jean take the stage and light up our households with the unforgettable ‘Divine Sorrow’. In 2015 super star NE-YO took Peace One Day to Rwanda and delivered a Coke Studio original song ‘Reason’. In 2016 Coke Studio saw the iconic Trey Songz set the stage on fire with his dynamic presence

8/06/2017 Saa 11:37:00
Casualties after al-Shabab attack Puntland army base

Casualties after al-Shabab attack Puntland army base

Heavily armed al-Shabab extremists have stormed a military base in Somalia’s semiautonomous state of Puntland, killing close to 70 people, officials said Thursday.

8/06/2017 Saa 10:18:17
RWANDA, CAR EYE PERFECT START TO 2019 AFCON QUALIFYING CAMPAIGN

RWANDA, CAR EYE PERFECT START TO 2019 AFCON QUALIFYING CAMPAIGN

The Central African Republic will be out to build on their impressive home record when they play host to Rwanda in a 2019 Africa Cup of Nations qualifier on Sunday.

8/06/2017 Saa 10:00:01
No one would survive a US, Russia war – Putin blows hot

No one would survive a US, Russia war – Putin blows hot

Russian President, Vladimir Putin has rubbished the belief that the United States would defeat Russia if the two engage in a war.

8/06/2017 Saa 08:52:08

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