New railway line will not kill business for public transport operators, who fear of being rendered jobless, says president
Kenya launched a major Chinese-African project, the Mombasa-Nairobi standard gauge railway (SGR) on Wednesday, just a day before the June 1 national holiday that commemorates the 54th anniversary of the country becoming a sovereign state.
The World Bank today approved a $81 million International Development Association (IDA)* credit to support Rwanda’s transport sector.
The term “special relationship” was used in 1946 by Winston Churchill to describe Anglo-American ties and was evoked by Prime Minister Theresa May as she flew to meet Donald Trump in January. It is not so special now.
The ministers; Esperance Nyirasafari of Gender and Family Promotion, and Dr Vincent Biruta of the Natural Resources have called on beneficiaries of solar power systems donated by Rwanda National Police (RNP) to ensure they are well maintained and to be anti-crime ambassadors.
An 18-year-old girl is selling her virginity through an infamous auction website which invites potential buyers to ‘inspect’ her purity.
The sister of Salman Abedi claims her brother acted out of revenge against “Muslim children dying everywhere”.
Donald Trump met with Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas in Bethlehem on Tuesday, a day after promising to make a renewed effort at peace between the Palestinians and Israelis.
An unverified video has also appeared on the social media purportedly showing a man claiming ‘loyals’ of ISIS were behind the attack.
Mr.Mugabe is still one of the hottest news stories on the African continent - and as he gets older that’s unlikely to change.
’He keeps things vague, and then pokes his way into a given explanation, but leaves himself room to change direction in case he senses disapproval’
The Chiefs of Defence Forces received briefs from the AMISOM Special Representative, Force Commander and Police Commissioner, US, EU and UNSOS thereafter, important issues were discussed
Reporters Without Borders (RSF) is concerned about Antediteste Niragira, a Burundian reporter for German public broadcaster Deutsche Welle, who went missing after calling his wife two days ago to say he was crossing the land border between Burundi and the Democratic Republic of Congo.
“What we want to do as a Jewish community is educate the world about the Rwandan genocide, just like we want to educate the world about the Holocaust.”
African countries, including Rwanda, Uganda, Ghana, Kenya and Nigeria, have heightened surveillance measures at borders following an outbreak of the deadly Ebola virus in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DR Congo).
Uganda’s deputy speaker of parliament, Jacob Oulanyah has called on the European Union to assist African countries deal with the ever-rising problems of youth unemployment and underemployment.
Rebels from an outlawed political-religious group attacked Kinshasa’s central prison yesterday , breaking out their leader and about 50 other prisoners, the Congolese government said.
President Trump fired James Comey. He got his mentor, Robert Mueller instead—and years of trouble.
is working towards allowing all African citizens to enter the country without visas – but at first “trusted travellers” like diplomats, officials, academics, business people and students will be the only ones to benefit.
Human Rights Watch says Ugandan soldiers in Central African Republic have sexually exploited or abused at least 13 women and girls since 2015, including at least one rape.
Sources close to the First Family have reportedly told Zimbabwe’s Independent weekly newspaper that the 93-year-old president now has "worsening health problems" and his wife Grace is getting worried.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
’Their love was a testimony to many, and was surely a match made in Heaven’
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.