Articles by: Kigali Post

Rapper Akon financing copper and cobalt mine in Congo for this reason

Rapper Akon financing copper and cobalt mine in Congo for this reason

A company led by American-Senegalese R&B singer Akon has signed a deal to finance a copper and cobalt mine in the Democratic Republic of Congo in a joint venture with[Read More…]

by January 7, 2021 0 comments Business, Entertainment
Four dead after Trump supporters storm US Capitol

Four dead after Trump supporters storm US Capitol

• In addition to the woman shot by police, three others died as a result of “medical emergencies”. • So far, more than 52 people have been arrested – 47[Read More…]

by January 7, 2021 0 comments Politics
Israel, Health Ministry official: Vaccine may not work on South African COVID strain

Israel, Health Ministry official: Vaccine may not work on South African COVID strain

Health Ministry department of public services director Sharon Alroy-Preis warns Knesset of dangers of South African COVID mutation. Health Ministry department of public services director Sharon Alroy-Preis warned that a new, more[Read More…]

by January 6, 2021 0 comments COVID-19 Updates
Police seize fake dollars that were allegedly stolen from Don Zella

Police seize fake dollars that were allegedly stolen from Don Zella

Police at Jinja Road are holding a man who allegedly stole $80,000 from Kampala socialite Sheila Nandege popularly known as Don Zella. Jeremiah Adome, 36, allegedly broke into Nandege’s Room[Read More…]

by January 6, 2021 0 comments Business, Lifestyle
Mesut Ozil ‘agrees to join Fenerbahce – but with Arsenal STILL paying his wages for the first six months’

Mesut Ozil ‘agrees to join Fenerbahce – but with Arsenal STILL paying his wages for the first six months’

Mesut Ozil ‘agrees to join Fenerbahce – but with Arsenal STILL paying his wages for the first six months’ as outcast’s transfer saga looks set to finally end with a[Read More…]

by January 6, 2021 0 comments Sports
‘Divorce is imminent’: Kim Kardashian and Kanye West’s ‘marriage is OVER’

‘Divorce is imminent’: Kim Kardashian and Kanye West’s ‘marriage is OVER’

Reports have claimed that Kim Kardashian and Kanye West’s marriage is close to being over after six years ‘They are keeping it low-key but they are done,’ a source has[Read More…]

by January 6, 2021 0 comments Entertainment
Civilian and French military casualties mount in Mali fighting

Civilian and French military casualties mount in Mali fighting

More than 20 civilians were killed by an unidentified helicopter gunship in Mali this weekend, on top of mounting French army casualties, according to reports. The helicopter, flying at low[Read More…]

by January 6, 2021 0 comments Lifestyle
Uganda to access COVID19 vaccine from AstraZeneca: Health Ministry

Uganda to access COVID19 vaccine from AstraZeneca: Health Ministry

Uganda’s Ministry of Health has today announced that Uganda will access the COVID-19 vaccine from AstraZeneca based on the evidence available and recommendations of the Scientific Advisory Committee. There has[Read More…]

by January 4, 2021 0 comments Lifestyle
Central African rebels attack and enter town before election results announced

Central African rebels attack and enter town before election results announced

BANGUI (Reuters) – Rebel fighters in Central African Republic attacked and partially occupied a diamond-mining town on Sunday, four security and humanitarian sources said, a day before authorities are due[Read More…]

by January 4, 2021 0 comments Politics
Australian woman arrested in Tanzania for satirical post

Australian woman arrested in Tanzania for satirical post

An Australian woman has been arrested and charged in Tanzania shortly after criticising the Tanzanian President’s handling of the COVID-19 pandemic in a satirical social media post. Zara Kay, an[Read More…]

by January 3, 2021 0 comments Lifestyle