Archive for March, 2018

Singer Kidum poisoned in Burundi, appeals for prayers

Singer Kidum poisoned in Burundi, appeals for prayers

Nimbona Kidum Jean Pierre better known as Kidum is appealing for prayers after a poisoning incident that took place in his home country of Burundi where he was hospitalized. On[Read More…]

by March 31, 2018 0 comments Entertainment
Grace Mugabe’s farm invaded by Zimbabwe gold diggers

Grace Mugabe’s farm invaded by Zimbabwe gold diggers

Illegal workers have invaded the farm of former Zimbabwean first lady Grace Mugabe to mine for gold. Reporters from the Zimbabwean newspaper Newsday found them uprooting lemon trees, digging shafts[Read More…]

by March 31, 2018 0 comments Business
Drogba & Lampard lead well wishes to ex-Chelsea coach Wilkins after heart attack

Drogba & Lampard lead well wishes to ex-Chelsea coach Wilkins after heart attack

The former Chelsea and England midfielder suffered a heart attack and fall at home, leading to him being placed into a coma The footballing world has sent its well-wishes to Ray[Read More…]

by March 31, 2018 0 comments Sports
Museveni wants WhatsApp, Twitter taxed

Museveni wants WhatsApp, Twitter taxed

President Yoweri Museveni has directed the Ministry of Finance, through the Uganda Revenue Authority, to begin levying tax on airtime and social networking sites such as Twitter, Facebook, WhatsApp, Skype[Read More…]

by March 31, 2018 0 comments Business
8 dead in eastern Libya suicide attack

8 dead in eastern Libya suicide attack

Car driven into security barricade near city of Ajdabiya, with civilians among dead Benghazi: At least eight people, including civilians, were killed late Thursday in a suicide car bomb attack[Read More…]

by March 30, 2018 0 comments Lifestyle
Angola rivalry as veteran Dos Santos casts long shadow

Angola rivalry as veteran Dos Santos casts long shadow

Tensions between Angola’s president and his long-serving predecessor have erupted into the open as an anti-corruption drive targets the former ruler’s family. President Joao Lourenco has pledged to crusade against[Read More…]

by March 30, 2018 0 comments Politics
Trump to suspend duty-free benefit for Rwanda clothing under AGOA

Trump to suspend duty-free benefit for Rwanda clothing under AGOA

US President Donald Trump said on Thursday he will suspend duty-free treatment of clothing imports from Rwanda under the African Growth and Opportunity Act (AGOA). President Trump has cited Rwanda’s[Read More…]

by March 30, 2018 0 comments Business
Trump to End Special Status for Liberian Immigrants in U.S.

Trump to End Special Status for Liberian Immigrants in U.S.

U.S. President Donald Trump on Tuesday ordered an end to special legal status for certain immigrants from Liberia, including some who have lived in the United States for decades, citing[Read More…]

by March 29, 2018 0 comments Politics
Dr. Abiy Ahmed named prime minister of Ethiopia

Dr. Abiy Ahmed named prime minister of Ethiopia

Ethiopia’s ruling coalition approves Abiye Ahmed as new PM ADDIS ABABA (Reuters) – Ethiopia’s ruling coalition voted in Abiye Ahmed as new prime minister on Tuesday following the resignation of[Read More…]

by March 28, 2018 0 comments Politics
Rugwizangoga Appointed As CEO Of Volkswagen Mobility Solutions Rwanda

Rugwizangoga Appointed As CEO Of Volkswagen Mobility Solutions Rwanda

Volkswagen Group South Africa has appointed Michaella Rugwizangoga as the Chief Executive Officer of Volkswagen Mobility Solutions Rwanda. Rugwizangoga, a Chemical Engineer by profession comes to Volkswagen with a wealth[Read More…]

by March 26, 2018 0 comments Tech