Witnesses say sustained gunfire has been heard in Abidjan and Bouake as the military tries to end a four-day army mutiny over pay. Falling cocoa prices have had a detrimental affect on the country’s finances.
Lewis Hamilton won a strategic Spanish Grand Prix thriller to cut Sebastian Vettel’s overall lead in the Formula One championship to six points with a quarter of the season completed.
The UN’s health agency has confirmed a second case of Ebola in Democratic Republic of Congo after an outbreak this week of 17 other suspected cases.
Drugged child soldiers involved in attacks by Christian militias on Muslims in Central African Republic
Christian militias killed as many as 30 civilians over the weekend in escalating violence on the Central African Republic border with Congo.
A serious cyber attack shut down organisations and individuals across the world on Friday, May 12.
Police officers currently undergoing the second United Nations Police Officers Course (UNPOC) at the Peacekeeping Training Centre in Gishari, Rwamagana District, on March 13, visited the Kigali Genocide Memorial to pay respects to victims of the 1994 Genocide against the Tutsi.
Armed intervention in conflicts in Africa, carried out by the UN or AU or joint missions, have always been controversial because the rules of engagement have neither been clear or, more often than not, practical. How far should the mandate of the peacekeeping forces extend? When and how should actual combat be engaged? For what end? A classic example is the failure of the 1994 UN Mission to Rwanda, which failed to prevent the genocide. Clearly, a fresh approach is needed.
One person has tested positive for the Ebola virus in the Democratic Republic of Congo, the health ministry said in a statement this afternoon.
After a week-long search, the Mystery Man has finally found the 3 lucky Heineken
consumers to take to watch the UEFA Champions Final, aboard a luxury cruise in Athens,Greece
Janet Jackson is “ecstatic” about spending her first mother’s day with her son Eissa, who was born in January.
The Chairperson of the AU Commission, Moussa Faki Mahamat underlined the need to redouble efforts in support of Somalia to allow the administration of H.E Mohamed Abdullahi Farmajo to overcome the many challenges facing the country.
Five Kenyans are among 72 people who have been deported from the US over immigration issues.
The troubled government of the Democratic Republic of Congo is pouring millions of dollars into a new Washington lobbying campaign featuring prominent Republicans.
Chinese and Burundian leaders on Thursday pledged to dovetail the two countries’ development strategies and deepen their cooperation, with a focus on areas such as agriculture and infrastructure.
The blueprint was unveiled by Jean Philbert Nsengimana, Rwanda’s Minister of Youth and ICT
Rwanda National Police (RNP), yesterday, received a fugitive at Gatuna border post, who had escaped prison and fled to Uganda.
Former footballer and England national team captain, David Beckham has made an acting appearance in a new classical movie “King Arthur: Legend Of The Sword.”
Located on one of the hills at "The Land of a Thousand hills," the Vision City project is part of the Rwandan government’s efforts to solve housing challenges in the capital city Kigali.
More than 1 000 Nigerians languish on death row. Governments in sub-Saharan Africa sentenced at least 1 083 people to death in 2016 - more than double the 443 people condemned to die in 2015, according to a recent report by international human rights organisation Amnesty International.
Manchester United should be “embarrassed” at trailing Premier League leaders Chelsea by 19 points and Jose Mourinho’s first year in charge will not be considered a success even if they win the Europa League, former skipper Roy Keane said.
Stealthing is a disturbing new sex trend where men remove their condom without consent during sexual intercourse.
An evangelical Nicaraguan pastor and four followers have been sentenced to 30 years for burning a woman to death in a so-called exorcism ritual.
KIGALI (FIBA Basketball World Cup 2019) - Rwanda find themselves between a rock and a hard place in Group B of the FIBA Basketball World Cup 2019 African Qualifiers along with the reigning African champions Nigeria, Mali and neighbours Uganda.
ICCA has now officially confirmed, after the news was broken here two days ago, that Rwanda’s position as an African MICE powerhouse has gone up to third, only beaten by South Africa and Morocco.
Rwanda will sell a seven-year Treasury bond worth 10 billion francs($12.08 million)this month to fund infrastructure projects, the central bank said on its website.
Chinese leader Xi Jinping and newly-elected South Korean president Moon Jae-In agreed Thursday (May 11) that denuclearising North Korea is a "common goal" between the two neighbours, Moon’s office said.
President Donald Trump has "terminated" FBI director James Comey with the top US law enforcement official ousted while he was speaking to agents.
Leaders Rayon Sports moved within three points of the title after beating Kirehe in a Week 26 clash on Sunday in Kigali.
’Their love was a testimony to many, and was surely a match made in Heaven’
Jürgen Klopp’s attention has turned to this weekend’s trip to West Ham United, with the Liverpool boss insisting: ‘We’ll fight until the final whistle.’
Three Cambodian soldiers may have been kidnapped in the attack
RWANDA TOUR AND TRAVEL ASSOCIATION’S REACTION TO RDB’S DOUBLING OF GORILLA FEES
Rebels of the Democratic Liberation Forces of Rwanda (FDLR) have killed three people including two soldiers in northeastern DRC, a military source said Monday.
Emmanuel Macron emerged from one of the most brutal and eventful election campaigns in recent European history as France’s next president. This was a campaign in which France’s domestic security, in the shadow of repeated terror attacks, was never far from the centre of broader debates about France’s future.
Thirty senior police students from nine African countries currently attending the fifth intake of the ‘Police Senior Command and Staff Course’ at the National Police College (NPC) in Musanze District, have started study tours aimed at linking theories to realities on ground.
An American soldier was shot dead and two others wounded in Somalia during a joint operation with Somali forces against Shabaab militants, the US military said Friday.
Manchester United dream of re-signing Cristiano Ronaldo from Real Madrid, reports claim.
Kabila’s most recent move — choosing Bruno Tshibala as transition prime minister — is a perfect example of his political artfulness and cynicism
Famine in South Sudan and neighbouring countries could claim six million lives, a charity warned Friday, unless the international community immediately steps in to avert the catastrophe.
PRESIDENT Robert Mugabe has invited scorn from political opponents and ordinary Zimbabweans who accuse the veteran leader of misrepresenting facts by claiming that his country was second only to South Africa in terms of development on the continent.