Tag: Rwanda

East African Rolls Over $652m Infrastructure Loan

Arowobusoye Samuel- August 13, 2018

Seized Money States in East African Community (EAC) have rolled over more than $651.8 million of their loan repayments to the Trade and Development Bank ... Read More

49 AU Members Have Signed Free Trade Pact: AU Chairperson

Abdul Jimoh- July 3, 2018

Forty-nine out of the 55 members of the African Union have signed the African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA) agreement, said AU chairperson Paul Kagame. ... Read More

Rwanda Bans Importation of Sheep, Goats from Neigbhouring Burundi

Henry Solomon- April 10, 2018

Rwanda Tuesday announced a ban on importation of sheep, goat and their products from Burundi following reports of a viral disease outbreak. The agriculture minister ... Read More

Manufacturers Urge FG to Scrutinize AfCFTA Agreement

Henry Solomon- March 20, 2018

The Manufacturers Association of Nigeria (MAN), has urged the Federal Government to renegotiate trade conditions that will impede economic growth in its review of the ... Read More

CHAN 2018: Eagles To Face Libya, Rwanda, Equatorial Guinea

Abdul Jimoh- November 18, 2017

Nigeria will face 2014 champions Libya,as well as Rwanda and Equatorial Guinea, in the group stage of the 5th African Nations Championship (CHAN) in Morocco. The ... Read More

U.S. Advises Africa Against Banning Used Clothing

Henry Solomon- August 5, 2017

The U.S. has advised  African countries against banning importation of used clothing, for them to continue benefiting from Africa Growth Opportunity Act (AGOA) Scheme which ... Read More

Chief of Army Staff Buratai Speaks At A Symposium In Rwanda

AMT Tanimu- May 16, 2017

The Chief of Army Staff, Nigerian Army, Lieutenant General Tukur Yusufu Buratai, today presented a paper on “Contemporary approaches to fighting terrorism: Challenges and Prospects” ... Read More

No Longer Acceptable For A Woman To Die During Childbirth – UN Scribe

Henry Solomon- May 15, 2017

Babatunde Osotimehin, UN Under-Secretary-General and the Executive Director of UN Population Fund (UNFPA) has said that it is no longer acceptable for a woman to ... Read More

AU Summit: Africa’s Urgent Need Is To Address Inequality, Poverty – VP Yemi Osinbajo

admin- July 18, 2016

Yemi Osinbajo, Vice President Nigeria and other African nations have to rise up to the urgent need of addressing the problems of poverty and inequality ... Read More

Vice President Osinbajo Leads Nigeria’s Delegation To AU Summit In Rwanda

Arowobusoye Samuel- July 15, 2016

President Muhammadu Buhari will be represented by Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, SAN, at the African Union Summit formally opening on Sunday in Kigali, Rwanda. Vice ... Read More

Ritual Killings In Zambia Lead To Xenophobic Attacks

Henry Solomon- April 19, 2016

Residents of the Zambian capital Lusaka on Monday looted shops belonging to foreigners, accusing them of involvement in ritual killings, police said. The xenophobic attacks ... Read More

Women’s Beach Volleyball Olympic Qualifiers Kicksoff In Nigeria

Arowobusoye Samuel- April 13, 2016

The Technical Director of the Nigeria Volleyball Federation, Tony Oghuma-Eghimai on Tuesday said six countries have arrived Nigeria for the final round for the Women’s Beach ... Read More

Rwandan UN Peacekeeper Kills Four Of his Colleagues

inno.korie- August 10, 2015

A Rwandan UN peacekeeper in the Central African Republic has shot dead four of his colleagues and wounded eight others at their base before being ... Read More