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Magufuli, Museveni Pour Cold Water on EPA Trade Deal, Propose more Projects

Tanzanian President John Magufuli and visiting Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni on Sunday addressed a joint press conference at State in Dar es Salaam at the end of the latter’s two-day state visit, pouring cold water on proposed Economic Partnership Agreements (EPAs) with European Union (EU) and discussing more infrastructure projects. The

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Fifa President Infantino Hails Kagame for Love of Football, CECAFA Cup

President Paul Kagame Sunday met with FIFA President Gianni Infantino at Rwanda Defence Force Combat Training Centre in Gabiro, Gatsibo District in Eastern Province. Infatino arrived in Rwanda on Saturday for his first official visit as head of the world football’s governing body a year after his election. After holding talks with several football stalwarts in Rwanda’s capital

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Rwanda: 30 Arrested for Attempting to Bribe Police Officers

Rwanda National Police (RNP), on Sunday February 26, paraded 30 people at the General Headquarters in Kacyiru, who were arrested separately in different parts of the country, for allegedly attempting to bribe police officers. The suspects arrested last week, include drivers who had been caught in varied traffic-related offences on highways,

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TOUGH TIMES: Kenya Govt Adverts won’t appear in private media anymore

As one of the measures to slash expenditure, the Kenyan government has banned state advertising in commercial media. According to a memo dated February 8, 2017, the ban also includes tenders and job applications. In the memo, head of Civil Service Joseph Kinyua warns accounting officers that they “will be forced

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Fifa President Infantino Commissions Rwf4bn FERWAFA Hotel

FIFA President Gianni Infantino has commissioned the Federation of Rwanda Football Association (FERWAFA) hotel in Kigali. The hotel project which will cost Rwf4billion is funded by the Fifa Forward project and is meant to boost the game of football in Rwanda. Infantino, who arrived in Rwanda on Saturday for a two-day official

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Rwanda, Uganda Police Forces Seek Stronger Ties

Rwanda and Uganda Police forces have held a bilateral meeting to review the progress made in implementing resolutions adopted by the two institutions in 2016 as part of their collective pursuit against transnational and organized crimes. The meeting that brought together delegations from the two friendly forces and held at the

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