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Tanzania Alerted Over Possible Terrorists Attacks

Tanzania Alerted Over Possible Terrorists Attacks

Tanzanian President Jakaya Kikwete has suggested possible terror links to last month’s attack on police stations and exchange of gunfire between security officers and armed men in the port city of Tanga. Writes The EastAfrican

5/03/2015 Saa 14:58:09
Why Nkurunziza Urgently Visited Museveni

Why Nkurunziza Urgently Visited Museveni

President Museveni has received and held a meeting with his Burundian counterpart, Pierre Nkurunziza, who paid a one-day working visit to Uganda. Writes The Insider

5/03/2015 Saa 13:04:34
Rwanda tops affordable Internet index

Rwanda tops affordable Internet index

East African nation Rwanda was ranked the top nation among developing countries with affordable internet by the Alliance for Affordable Internet (A4AI).

5/03/2015 Saa 12:25:40
President Kagame's Daughter Ange Kagame Starts Writing For Huffington Post

President Kagame’s Daughter Ange Kagame Starts Writing For Huffington Post

Ange Kagame is the second child and only daughter of Paul Kagame, the sixth and current President of the Republic of Rwanda and the leader of Rwanda’s majority party, the Rwandan Patriotic Front.

5/03/2015 Saa 11:49:32
Karrueche Dumps Chris Brown On Twitter Amid Chris Brown's Love Child Reports

Karrueche Dumps Chris Brown On Twitter Amid Chris Brown’s Love Child Reports

The final straw. Karrueche Tran took to Twitter on Wednesday, March 4, to send a message of farewell to her on-again, off-again boyfriend Chris Brown.

5/03/2015 Saa 10:39:27
Reporters Without Borders Wary Of Recommendations To End BBC's Local Broadcasting And Proceed With Court Case

Reporters Without Borders Wary Of Recommendations To End BBC’s Local Broadcasting And Proceed With Court Case

Reporters Without Borders is shocked by the findings of a Rwandan commission of enquiry into a BBC television documentary and, in particular, by its recommendations that the Rwandan authorities should end local broadcasting by the BBC and bring legal proceedings against it. Writes RSF

5/03/2015 Saa 10:15:53
US ambassador attacked, bloodied in Seoul

US ambassador attacked, bloodied in Seoul

The US ambassador to South Korea, Mark Lippert, has been injured by an armed attacker in Seoul. The bleeding envoy was taken to hospital with non life-threatening injuries. Reports DW

5/03/2015 Saa 09:57:08
How 'Sweetening' Mwenda Failed To Cool Down Kagame's Frustrations Over Imperfections During Gabiro Retreat

How ’Sweetening’ Mwenda Failed To Cool Down Kagame’s Frustrations Over Imperfections During Gabiro Retreat

Celebrated Ugandan journalist Andrew Mwenda touched a wrong button a few days ago when he attempted to persuade President Paul Kagame to praise government leaders during a retreat. Writes Chimp

5/03/2015 Saa 09:17:38
Relief At The Pump: Oil Prices Lowers to Rwf 810 per litre

Relief At The Pump: Oil Prices Lowers to Rwf 810 per litre

Fuel pump prices in Kigali will effective today drop to Rwf810 per litre, down from Rwf 845, the Ministry of Trade and Industry said in a statement released yesterday.

5/03/2015 Saa 08:48:18
Capt David Kabuye reportedly re-arrested after six months of prison

Capt David Kabuye reportedly re-arrested after six months of prison

Capt (Rtd) David Kabuye has reportedly been re-arrested a few days after completing a six months prison sentence on charges of illegal possession of a fire arm. Writes Great Lakes Voice

5/03/2015 Saa 08:31:42
Green Party Reveals Major Sign That President Kagame Is Ready To Give Up Power

Green Party Reveals Major Sign That President Kagame Is Ready To Give Up Power

Few days ago the leader of Greeen party, Dr. Frank Habineza told Imirasire.com that he, himself and his party disapprove proposals of the amendment of the national constitution.

4/03/2015 Saa 19:47:53
Largest Army In The World - China to increase military budget by 10 percent to $145 billion

Largest Army In The World - China to increase military budget by 10 percent to $145 billion

Beijing has planned a 10 percent increase to its military budget. The rise in funding is to facilitate the modernization of China’s defense capabilities.

4/03/2015 Saa 16:45:02
BBC should face criminal action over Rwanda documentary, says inquiry

BBC should face criminal action over Rwanda documentary, says inquiry

Rwandan committee claims it has ‘serious evidence of criminal offences’ relating to a controversial film that questioned official accounts of the 1994 genocide

4/03/2015 Saa 16:19:18
Museveni 'Ironically' Changes Mind Over International Criminal Court

Museveni ’Ironically’ Changes Mind Over International Criminal Court

Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni has ironically changed his tone on the International Criminal Court (ICC) saying he is ready to work with it and offer any evidence needed in the trial of the former Lord’s Resistance Army (LRA) general, Dominic Ongwen who is in The Hague awaiting trial.

4/03/2015 Saa 12:08:30
Edward Snowden Ready To Return To The United States

Edward Snowden Ready To Return To The United States

Edward Snowden, the fugitive whistleblower who has been given refuge in Russia, is willing to return to the United States if he is given a fair trial, his lawyer said Tuesday.

4/03/2015 Saa 11:50:38
Reporters Without Borders Outraged By Cassien Ntamuhanga's 25 Years Sentence

Reporters Without Borders Outraged By Cassien Ntamuhanga’s 25 Years Sentence

Reporters Without Borders is appalled to learn that a Kigali court has sentenced religious radio station director Cassien Ntamuhanga to 25 years in prison for allegedly conspiring against the government. Reports RSF

4/03/2015 Saa 10:55:48
RDF Attends “Maliza Ugaidi-15” Military Exercises in Uganda

RDF Attends “Maliza Ugaidi-15” Military Exercises in Uganda

About 300 military personnel, police and civilians from Burundi, Netherlands, Rwanda, Tanzania, Uganda and United States are participating in a two weeks Military Command Post Exercise (CPX) "Maliza Ugaidi 15".
Rwanda is participating with a Contingent of 25 personnel led by Colonel Denis Rutaha.

4/03/2015 Saa 10:18:27
'I Care Less About Winning Awards' - Paccy Battles To Regain Lost Fame

’I Care Less About Winning Awards’ - Paccy Battles To Regain Lost Fame

’Miss President’ female hip hop Singer Oda Paccy said that she doesn’t care about winning awards or winning competitions but rather expanding her music career.

4/03/2015 Saa 10:02:32
Money Behind Urban Boyz Quitting PGGSS5

Money Behind Urban Boyz Quitting PGGSS5

The super level records Urban Boyz’s withdraw from Primus Guma Guma Super Star 5th edition was a shock to the competition fans. The group say facilitation allowances were not enough for the whole the three singers and their team.

4/03/2015 Saa 09:48:32
Pastor Impregnates 20 Members of His Congregation - The Holy Spirit Told Him So

Pastor Impregnates 20 Members of His Congregation - The Holy Spirit Told Him So

A self-styled 53-year-old pastor from Nigeria who impregnated more than 20 members of his congregation, including several married women and young girls, claiming that the Holy Spirit told him to have sex with them has been arrested for sexual abuse.

4/03/2015 Saa 09:27:47
Jesus' House Discovered - 1st-Century Structure May Be Where He Grew Up

Jesus’ House Discovered - 1st-Century Structure May Be Where He Grew Up

Archaeologists working in Nazareth — Jesus’ hometown — in modern-day Israel have identified a house dating to the first century that was regarded as the place where Jesus was brought up by Mary and Joseph.

4/03/2015 Saa 09:10:45
Kenya Destroys 15 Tons of Ivory Taken From Poachers

Kenya Destroys 15 Tons of Ivory Taken From Poachers

Kenya’s president set fire to 15 tons of elephant tusks during World Wildlife Day Tuesday to discourage poaching and trade in ivory. Reports AP

4/03/2015 Saa 08:51:27
The Provocative Picture: Biased Human Rights Watch Lost Direction And Credibility

The Provocative Picture: Biased Human Rights Watch Lost Direction And Credibility

Human Rights Watch (HRW) reports on Rwanda have been consistently known to be biased portraying the government and the leadership of Rwanda negatively. Writes The NewTimes

4/03/2015 Saa 08:34:52
Dad Cares for Quadruplets After Wife's Tragic Death in Childbirth

Dad Cares for Quadruplets After Wife’s Tragic Death in Childbirth

When Carlos and Erica Morales first found out they were expecting quadruplets, they were just excited to be pregnant. After Erica, 36, had a miscarriage, the couple went through fertility treatment and conceived their four little ones — three girls, one boy — through IVF, according to People. “We couldn’t have been more excited to finally have a baby,” Carlos, 29, told the magazine this week.

3/03/2015 Saa 18:31:29
'World's most humble President' steps down: What makes him humble?

’World’s most humble President’ steps down: What makes him humble?

It’s a common grumble that politicians’ lifestyles are far removed from those of their electorate. Not so in Uruguay. Meet the president - who lives on a ramshackle farm and gives away most of his pay

3/03/2015 Saa 18:11:29
Mugabe claims rivals hired Nigerian witchdoctors to kill him

Mugabe claims rivals hired Nigerian witchdoctors to kill him

Zimbabwe President Robert Mugabe says top officials in his ruling Zanu-PF sought the services of Nigerian witchdoctors in a bid to kill him.

3/03/2015 Saa 17:08:40
Burundi: Former Leader Of Ruling Party CNDD-FDD Hussein Radjabu Escapes From Prison

Burundi: Former Leader Of Ruling Party CNDD-FDD Hussein Radjabu Escapes From Prison

The former leader of Burundi’s ruling party CNDD-FDD Hussein Radjabu has gone “missing” from the central prison where he was serving a 13-year jail term for plotting against the country’s security.

3/03/2015 Saa 16:27:04
President Kagame Condemns Mediocrity, Corruption And Incompetence By Some Government Members Leading To Poor Service Delivery

President Kagame Condemns Mediocrity, Corruption And Incompetence By Some Government Members Leading To Poor Service Delivery

Kagame was speaking at the 12th National Leadership Retreat that closed yesterday at Rwanda Defence Forces Combat Training Center in Gabiro, Nyagatare District in Eastern Rwanda.

3/03/2015 Saa 16:14:39
Harare: Mugabe slams wife leadership speculation

Harare: Mugabe slams wife leadership speculation

Zimbabwe President Robert Mugabe has rejected reports that his wife, Grace, is unofficially running the country, saying he remains in charge.

28/02/2015 Saa 17:52:00
Mbarara-Uganda: Four people were gunned down in a predawn gun attack

Mbarara-Uganda: Four people were gunned down in a predawn gun attack

Four people were killed in Mbarara bar shooting. The dead were identified as: Kajumba, Mbabazi Nayima, Susan Namuyimba, a bar owner and Nicholas Ahumuza, an employee of Global College whose bodies were found lying in a pool of blood.

28/02/2015 Saa 15:56:49
Marijuana is 'significantly' SAFER than thought, reveals study

Marijuana is ’significantly’ SAFER than thought, reveals study

Smoking marijuana is 114 times safer than drinking alcohol. This is according to an international study which claims the plant may be ’significantly’ less harmful than scientists believe.

27/02/2015 Saa 13:01:34
Unexploded WWII bomb Found At Dortmund's Signal Iduna Park

Unexploded WWII bomb Found At Dortmund’s Signal Iduna Park

An unexploded Second World War bomb was found near the Signal Iduna Park in Dortmund on Thursday morning. The bomb was defused safely midway through the afternoon.

27/02/2015 Saa 11:32:11
ICC prosecutor in Uganda after LRA rebel chief's capture

ICC prosecutor in Uganda after LRA rebel chief’s capture

The International Criminal Court’s chief prosecutor travelled to Uganda on Thursday following the arrest of a top commander of the brutal Lord’s Resistance Army rebels.

27/02/2015 Saa 11:10:57
Rwanda-DRC: Over A Million Dollars For Border Demarcation

Rwanda-DRC: Over A Million Dollars For Border Demarcation

Rwanda and DR Congo have already begun works for the demarcation of their common border activities.

27/02/2015 Saa 10:56:34
Jaguar To Perform In Kigali At Miss Mount Kenya Event

Jaguar To Perform In Kigali At Miss Mount Kenya Event

Kenyan renowned music star and self proclaimed richest artiste from the ghetto, Jaguar real name Charles Njagua Kanyi is set to grace Mt Kenya University’s 4th edition beauty pageant.

27/02/2015 Saa 10:49:16
7 Rwanda kids prepare to return home after successful heart surgery in India.

7 Rwanda kids prepare to return home after successful heart surgery in India.

The Surgery and stay of the children were financed by rotary club, while the travel was arranged by the government of Rwanda.

27/02/2015 Saa 10:00:40
US Troops Paraded Along The Russian Border, An Act That May Trigger World War Three

US Troops Paraded Along The Russian Border, An Act That May Trigger World War Three

On Wednesday, the US Army did something that seemed, and maybe was, dangerously provocative: it paraded soldiers and armored vehicles from the Second Cavalry Regiment in the Estonian town of Narva, just 900 feet from Russia’s border.

27/02/2015 Saa 09:31:11
Rwanda Police Probe The Shooting Of Ex Kagame's Doctor

Rwanda Police Probe The Shooting Of Ex Kagame’s Doctor

Rwanda National Police have commenced a deeper investigation into the killing of President Paul Kagame’s personal cardiologist, Dr Emmanuel Gasakure as he attempted to disarm a police officer on duty on Thursday morning.

27/02/2015 Saa 09:03:01
Congolese Army Claims Bombing FDLR Bases

Congolese Army Claims Bombing FDLR Bases

The Congolese armed forces have announced the beginning of military strikes on Rwanda genocidal militia, FDLR, and capturing one of the militants’ bases.

27/02/2015 Saa 08:40:36
Egyptian league to resume with fans banned from matches

Egyptian league to resume with fans banned from matches

The Egyptian Premier League will resume in March with supporters banned from attending matches.

26/02/2015 Saa 19:14:31

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