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Rwanda: Woman Netted With 2,850 Counterfeit Euros

Police in Huye District, Rwanda have arrested a woman, who was wanted over counterfeiting and circulating currency notes. Clotilde Nyiraminani was arrested on March 7 in Rwabayanga market in Ngoma Sector where she was at the time found in possession of counterfeit Euros amounting to €2.850. Nyiraminani, currently detained at Ngoma Police

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Rwanda Police Warns Against Self-Administered Justice

Rwanda National Police (RNP) has cautioned the public against taking matters in their own hands and called for partnership in exchange of information to fight and prevent crimes, and apprehend suspected criminals. Self-administered justice means the unlawful retaliation for an injustice that the affected person carries out himself. The call comes after

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Kenyan Opposition Leader Odinga Treated for Food Poisoning

Raila Odinga, a leading opposition leader, has been discharged from hospital after he was treated for food poisoning on Wednesday. Odinga had been rushed to Karen Hospital after he complained of being unwell Wednesday morning. Local media have quoted his Dennis Onyango, his spokesperson, as confirming that the opposition kingpin had been

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UN Chief Guterres Visits Somalia, Appeals for $825 Million Aid

UN Secretary-General António Guterres landed in Mogadishu on Tuesday not only to show “solidarity with Somalia people" but also to draw global attention to the humanitarian crisis facing the country. Guterres met with new Somali president Mohamed Abdullahi Mohamed. "We need to make as much noise as possible," Guterres said. "Conflict, drought,

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Rwandan Genocide Convict Murekezi Sentenced to 5 Years Over Duty Evasion

Rwandan businessman and Genocide convict Vincent Murekezi was on Monday sentenced to five years imprisonment for attempting to evade duty of about K2.2 million. According to a statement by Anti-Corruption Bureau, made available to Maravi Post, Murekezi committed the crime in 2008 in collaboration with Komani Nyasulu, a Malawian national clearing

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