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Raila Odinga Criticises Paul Kagame, Yoweri Museveni Over Term LimitsKenya's Opposition leader Raila Odinga has asked Rwandan President Paul Kagame
Raila Odinga Criticises Paul Kagame, Yoweri Museveni Over Term Limits
AllAfrica.com / Posted an hour ago
Kenya's Opposition leader Raila Odinga has asked Rwandan President Paul Kagame and his Ugandan counterpart Yoweri Museveni not to extend their stay in power and allow other people to lead instead. Mr Odinga criticised them for clinging to power,... Read more
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Imihigo Are Visibly Accelerating Our Country's Development - President KagameOn Thursday 13 August 2015, at Parliamentary buildings, President Paul Kagame o
Imihigo Are Visibly Accelerating Our Country's Development - President Kagame
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 hours ago
On Thursday 13 August 2015, at Parliamentary buildings, President Paul Kagame officiated at the signing of this fiscal year's (2015/16) performance contracts, known as Imihigo. In his remarks, the President reminded leaders at both central and local... Read more
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Exiles Protest Move to Lift Term LimitsKampala — A section of Rwandans in the diaspora yesterday protested against a m
Exiles Protest Move to Lift Term Limits
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 hours ago
Kampala — A section of Rwandans in the diaspora yesterday protested against a move by Rwanda's parliament to amend the constitution and lift term limits, giving President Paul Kagame lee way to offer himself for another term after his current tenure... Read more
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Congolese Warlords At the International Criminal CourtThe trial has now begun in The Hague of Bosco Ntaganda, accused of war crimes a
Congolese Warlords At the International Criminal Court
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The trial has now begun in The Hague of Bosco Ntaganda, accused of war crimes and crimes against humanity. He is not the only Congolese warlord to have to answer to the International Criminal Court. 1. Bosco Ntaganda For more than 10 years Bosco... Read more
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Who is Bosco Ntaganda – the man they call the 'Terminator' – and why is he on trial at the ICC? A former Congolese warlord and symbol of impunity, Bosco Ntaganda's long-awaite
Who is Bosco Ntaganda – the man they call the 'Terminator' – and why is he on trial at the ICC?
International Business Times / Posted yesterday
A former Congolese warlord and symbol of impunity, Bosco Ntaganda's long-awaited trial has finally opened at the International Criminal Court today (2 September). But who is the moustachioed figure commonly referred to as the "Terminator" and why is... Read more
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Keep up the Momentum, IGP Tells Police FCThe Inspector General of Police Emmanuel K Gasana has urged Police Football Clu
Keep up the Momentum, IGP Tells Police FC
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
The Inspector General of Police Emmanuel K Gasana has urged Police Football Club to aim for the highest and win more local, regional and continental tournaments. IGP Gasana made the remarks on August 31 as the team presented their recently won... Read more
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Low Customer Numbers As Kigali's First Car-Free Zone Takes EffectBy Edmund Kagire, Rwanda Today City of Kigali's decision to implement its firs
Low Customer Numbers As Kigali's First Car-Free Zone Takes Effect
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
By Edmund Kagire, Rwanda Today City of Kigali's decision to implement its first car-free zone has been received with mixed reactions with traders decrying what they term a rushed decision to pedestrianise one of the city's busiest roads without... Read more
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Constitutional Review to Look at Term LimitsThe Rwandan Senate on Thursday passed a Bill establishing an independent commis
Constitutional Review to Look at Term Limits
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
The Rwandan Senate on Thursday passed a Bill establishing an independent commission to oversee the review of the country's Constitution, and determine which articles must be amended amid calls to remove presidential term limits. The Bill, which was... Read more
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Self-Financing Can Do WondersTo date, two of Africa's biggest and most ambitious projects, have been finance
Self-Financing Can Do Wonders
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
To date, two of Africa's biggest and most ambitious projects, have been financed by pooling domestic sources and ignoring reluctant Development Partners. International donors are not always receptive to big ideas. This also shows there are... Read more
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ICT summit comes to SAINDEPENDENT MEDIAAn aerial view of the Johannesburg CBD. Photo: Steve Lawrence
ICT summit comes to SA
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INDEPENDENT MEDIAAn aerial view of the Johannesburg CBD. Photo: Steve Lawrence Johannesburg - The Information Technology Association - which recently celebrated its 80th birthday - is welcoming delegates to the third AfICTA summit, the first to be... Read more
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Devt Is Not a Miracle but a Result of Hard Work, Says KagameWhat Rwandans have achieved for their development so far proves that they are a
Devt Is Not a Miracle but a Result of Hard Work, Says Kagame
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
What Rwandans have achieved for their development so far proves that they are able to achieve more if they continue working together, President Paul Kagame said yesterday while meeting residents of Karama Sector in Nyarugenge District, shortly after... Read more
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ICC the Greatest Threat to Ideals of 2010 ConstitutionFive years after Kenya promulgated its new constitution on August 27, 2010, the
ICC the Greatest Threat to Ideals of 2010 Constitution
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
Five years after Kenya promulgated its new constitution on August 27, 2010, the Hague-based International Criminal Court (ICC) continues to haunt the country. Discernibly, the ICC is potentially a greater and more ominous threat to Kenya's... Read more
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Uneasy Neighbours - Rwanda and BurundiThe Burundian crisis has stoked tensions with Rwanda. Arrests of foreign nation
Uneasy Neighbours - Rwanda and Burundi
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
The Burundian crisis has stoked tensions with Rwanda. Arrests of foreign nationals and mutual recriminations are unlikely to lead to war, but a possible split of the region into two rival blocs is worrying observers. Rwandan President Paul Kagame... Read more
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Liberation Diary - the Attack On Ruhengeri and Release of Political and Other PrisonersThe 1990-94 struggle to liberate Rwanda, launched by the Rwanda Patriotic Army,
Liberation Diary - the Attack On Ruhengeri and Release of Political and Other Prisoners
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
The 1990-94 struggle to liberate Rwanda, launched by the Rwanda Patriotic Army, a military wing of the RPF-Inkotanyi, was characterised by many tribulations, with the killing of top commanders -including the first Chairman of the High Command -in the... Read more
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Made in Rwanda - the Promise of Joint ImihigoWhat makes a nation prosper? In a globalised world, allowing for ubiquitous ben
Made in Rwanda - the Promise of Joint Imihigo
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What makes a nation prosper? In a globalised world, allowing for ubiquitous benchmarking amongst nations, the question of why some succeed where others have failed is on everyone's mind. More so in Africa, where the Africa Rising narrative is... Read more
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Senate Passes Law Establishing Constitutional Review CommissionSenators, yesterday, unanimously passed a Bill determining the set-up, regulati
Senate Passes Law Establishing Constitutional Review Commission
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
Senators, yesterday, unanimously passed a Bill determining the set-up, regulation and mandate of a special commission that will assist lawmakers in carrying out studies that will guide the constitutional amendments. After the Bill was sent to Senate... Read more
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Rwanda Sent 'Death Squads' in Belgium - Why Not the Atomic Bomb?The splashy headline article published in the Flemish newspaper, HET BELANG VAN
Rwanda Sent 'Death Squads' in Belgium - Why Not the Atomic Bomb?
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
The splashy headline article published in the Flemish newspaper, HET BELANG VAN LIMBURG, went viral in all the francophone press. But what is it really of those "death squads" which would have been sent by Rwanda and be active in Belgium? Information... Read more
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Heforshe Campaign - How Men Are Engaging in the Journey Towards Gender EqualityWhen world leaders converged for the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland
Heforshe Campaign - How Men Are Engaging in the Journey Towards Gender Equality
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
When world leaders converged for the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland earlier this year, an idea to engage key decision makers of governments, corporations, and universities around the world to drive change from the top was tabled. The... Read more
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African Leaders to Attend SummitAfrican heads of state and government converge on Nairobi on September 11 for t
African Leaders to Attend Summit
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
African heads of state and government converge on Nairobi on September 11 for the Africa Peer Review Mechanism Summit. There are concerns poor governance and corruption have taken their toll on the continent. Devolution CS Anne Waiguru, who will... Read more
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AU High Representative Warns On South SudanPresident Paul Kagame on Monday received Alpha Oumar Konaré, the African Union
AU High Representative Warns On South Sudan
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
President Paul Kagame on Monday received Alpha Oumar Konaré, the African Union (AU) high representative for South Sudan, to discuss solutions for ending the conflict in South Sudan. South Sudan President Salva Kiir and rebel chief Riek Machar are... Read more
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United States Congressional Delegation Visits RwandaA bipartisan congressional delegation from the United States led by Senator Chr
United States Congressional Delegation Visits Rwanda
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
A bipartisan congressional delegation from the United States led by Senator Chris Coons of Delaware and including Bono, founder of ONE Campaign and RED, is in Rwanda for a three-day visit. Yesterday, President Paul Kagame hosted the delegation at... Read more
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Vice President Urges Leaders to Focus On Long--Term GoalsVice President Kwesi Bekoe Amissah-Arthur has called on African governments to
Vice President Urges Leaders to Focus On Long--Term Goals
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
Vice President Kwesi Bekoe Amissah-Arthur has called on African governments to pursue the long-term interest of their people. Mr Amissah-Arthur made the call when he addressed the Meles Zenawi Symposium on Development in Kigali, Rwanda last... Read more
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President Kagame Receives AU's Representative to South SudanThe African Union's High Representative to South Sudan has asked President Paul
President Kagame Receives AU's Representative to South Sudan
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
The African Union's High Representative to South Sudan has asked President Paul Kagame to add his voice to those calling on South Sudanese President Salva Kiir to sign a peace deal to end conflict in his country. Alpha Oumar Konaré made the... Read more
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Ethiopia, Rwanda Propose New Dev't ModelRwanda and Ethiopia have suggested new development models they believe can help
Ethiopia, Rwanda Propose New Dev't Model
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
Rwanda and Ethiopia have suggested new development models they believe can help Africa break away from the prescribed Western models. Leaders of the two countries and those from other states agreed that Africa should stop being bullied into... Read more
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The Dilemma of Africa's ReformersHow corruption becomes a necessary vice for successful politicians who win elec
The Dilemma of Africa's Reformers
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
How corruption becomes a necessary vice for successful politicians who win elections by denouncing it Here is a thought experiment. Imagine you are a presidential candidate for the 2016 elections in Uganda. You have all the good policies and ideas.... Read more
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Meles Zenawi Legacy Inspires a New AfricaOn the 3rd anniversary of Meles Zenawi's passing, African leaders and scholars
Meles Zenawi Legacy Inspires a New Africa
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 days ago
On the 3rd anniversary of Meles Zenawi's passing, African leaders and scholars gathered in Kigali to build on the ideas left behind by one of the continent's finest post-independence statesmen. Mr Zenawi passed on August 20, 2012. Before Zenawi... Read more
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Africans Should Not Apologise for the Very Things That Make Them Stronger and Make the Continent StrongerPresident Paul Kagame has said that Africans should not apologise for the very
Africans Should Not Apologise for the Very Things That Make Them Stronger and Make the Continent Stronger
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 days ago
President Paul Kagame has said that Africans should not apologise for the very things that work for them and make the continent stronger. The President was delivering a keynote address at the Meles Zenawi Foundation inaugural Symposium on Development... Read more
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High-Level Meles Zenawi Foundation Symposium Held in KigaliInspired by the late Ethiopian Prime Minister's commitment to the state's promi
High-Level Meles Zenawi Foundation Symposium Held in Kigali
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 days ago
Inspired by the late Ethiopian Prime Minister's commitment to the state's prominent role in building robust accountable institutions and facilitating rapid sustainable development, the symposium was aimed at fostering rigorous intellectual debate on... Read more
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Commemorating PM Meles' Extraordinary Legacy Part IIJacob Zuma, South African President, expressed about Prime Minister Meles Zenaw
Commemorating PM Meles' Extraordinary Legacy Part II
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 days ago
Jacob Zuma, South African President, expressed about Prime Minister Meles Zenawi, as Meles was strong leader, not only for his country but on the African continent, acting as mediator on numerous talks, particularly in the Horn of Africa... Read more
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East Africa Unites to Attract TouristsThe East African countries will start a campaign to market the region as a sing
East Africa Unites to Attract Tourists
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 days ago
The East African countries will start a campaign to market the region as a single tourist destination. Kenya, Uganda, Rwanda, Burundi and Tanzania say they are not competing. Tourism Cabinet Secretary Phyllis Kandie said this will help the region... Read more
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IWAWA Changed Me From Drug Addict to MasonryGerômeTwahirwa18 was in January 2014 attending a science lecture in GS APAPE Gi
IWAWA Changed Me From Drug Addict to Masonry
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 days ago
GerômeTwahirwa18 was in January 2014 attending a science lecture in GS APAPE Gikondo secondary school in Kigali when he felt he needed to smoke cannabis. He stood up and told his teacher that he could not continue with the lecture and walked out. A... Read more
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Meles Zenawi - Why We Must Remember This Intellectual Giant of Our TimesIf there was one take away from the Meles Zenawi Symposium on Development, held
Meles Zenawi - Why We Must Remember This Intellectual Giant of Our Times
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 days ago
If there was one take away from the Meles Zenawi Symposium on Development, held last week in Kigali, it was this: Meles Zenawi - the deceased Prime Minister of Ethiopia - was a man of ideas. Africa's cachexia - as understood by Zenawi and comrades... Read more
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Rwanda Hosts Continental Symposium On DemocratisationAt least 200 delegates from African governments and different institutions met
Rwanda Hosts Continental Symposium On Democratisation
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 days ago
At least 200 delegates from African governments and different institutions met in Kigali on Friday for a high level symposium on democratisation that was held under the auspices of Meles Zenawi Foundation and African Development Bank. The Meles... Read more
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MPs Pass Law to Establish Constitutional Reform CommissionIn an extraordinary session on Wednesday, the plenary sitting of the Chamber of
MPs Pass Law to Establish Constitutional Reform Commission
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 days ago
In an extraordinary session on Wednesday, the plenary sitting of the Chamber of Deputies voted a law establishing the Support Commission to Parliament for the review of the Constitution. MP Samuel Musabyimana explained the bill was initiated after... Read more
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Abuse of Women and Girls Is Unacceptable - KagamePresident Paul Kagame has said that abuse of women and girls is unacceptable, a
Abuse of Women and Girls Is Unacceptable - Kagame
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 days ago
President Paul Kagame has said that abuse of women and girls is unacceptable, and should not be left unchallenged. He made the remark on Tuesday at the official opening of the Africa Unite Command Post Exercise (CPX) held in Kigali at the... Read more
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Veep calls for new paradigm of developmentDiasporian News of Saturday, 22 August 2015 Vice President Kwesi Amissah-Arthu
Veep calls for new paradigm of development
Ghanaweb.com / Posted 12 days ago
Diasporian News of Saturday, 22 August 2015 Vice President Kwesi Amissah-Arthur in Kigali Vice President Kwesi Amissah-Arthur has called for the adoption of a new paradigm of development which is people centered without yielding to the demands of... Read more
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Meles Zenawi Foundation Holds Inaugural Symposium On the African Democratic Developmental StateKigali — The Meles Zenawi Foundation in partnership with the African Developmen
Meles Zenawi Foundation Holds Inaugural Symposium On the African Democratic Developmental State
AllAfrica.com / Posted 13 days ago
Kigali — The Meles Zenawi Foundation in partnership with the African Development Bank (AfDB) and the Government of Rwanda is holding its inaugural symposium on August 21, in Kigali, Rwanda, under the theme "The African Democratic Developmental... Read more
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Meles Zenawi Foundation Convenes African Development Experts in RwandaThe Meles Zenawi Foundation in partnership with the African Development Bank (A
Meles Zenawi Foundation Convenes African Development Experts in Rwanda
AllAfrica.com / Posted 13 days ago
The Meles Zenawi Foundation in partnership with the African Development Bank (AfDB) and the Government of Rwanda is holding its inaugural symposium on August 21, in Kigali, Rwanda, under the theme "The African Democratic Developmental... Read more
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Political Dialogue is Solution to Burundi Instability - U.S. Special EnvoyPresident Paul Kagame on Wednesday received Thomas Perriello, the US Special En
Political Dialogue is Solution to Burundi Instability - U.S. Special Envoy
AllAfrica.com / Posted 13 days ago
President Paul Kagame on Wednesday received Thomas Perriello, the US Special Envoy to the Great Lakes region, for a meeting in which they discussed strengthening regional political stability and economic growth, particularly regarding Burundi and the... Read more
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I Am for DemocracyI am a 26-year old Rwandan; a youth who has his country and compatriots at hear
I Am for Democracy
AllAfrica.com / Posted 13 days ago
I am a 26-year old Rwandan; a youth who has his country and compatriots at heart just like many others like me. I was born from a refugee camp in DR Congo but unlike my parents, and those of their generation, I got a chance to grow up in a nation... Read more
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Meles Zenawi Foundation Holds Inaugural Symposium On the African Democratic Developmental StateThe Meles Zenawi Foundation in partnership with the African Development Bank (A
Meles Zenawi Foundation Holds Inaugural Symposium On the African Democratic Developmental State
AllAfrica.com / Posted 13 days ago
The Meles Zenawi Foundation in partnership with the African Development Bank (AfDB) and the Government of Rwanda is holding its inaugural symposium on August 21, in Kigali, Rwanda, under the theme "The African Democratic Developmental... Read more
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Kagame Discusses Trade Ties With Dutch MPsPresident Paul Kagame on Wednesday received Dutch Parliamentarians of the commi
Kagame Discusses Trade Ties With Dutch MPs
AllAfrica.com / Posted 13 days ago
President Paul Kagame on Wednesday received Dutch Parliamentarians of the committee on Foreign Trade and Development Cooperation of the House of Representatives in the Netherlands. Their discussions focused on strengthening trade ties and promoting... Read more
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Role of Constitutional Review Team ExplainedThe lower House on Wednesday passed a draft Bill establishing an independent co
Role of Constitutional Review Team Explained
AllAfrica.com / Posted 13 days ago
The lower House on Wednesday passed a draft Bill establishing an independent commission that will analyse the review of the Constitution, following the demands by over 3.7 million Rwandans to amend the 2003 Constitution. The commission, which is... Read more
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President Kagame Calls On African Security Organs to Work Together to End GBV On the ContinentPresident Paul Kagame has called on African security forces to invest more effo
President Kagame Calls On African Security Organs to Work Together to End GBV On the Continent
AllAfrica.com / Posted 14 days ago
President Paul Kagame has called on African security forces to invest more efforts in curbing Gender Based Violence (GBV) crimes. The President was, on Tuesday 18 August 2015, officially opening three-day training - the Kigali International... Read more
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Burundi: radio silence leaves room for political violenceAn opposition grouping in Burundi is urging President Pierre Nkurunziza to leav
Burundi: radio silence leaves room for political violence
EuroNews / Posted 14 days ago
An opposition grouping in Burundi is urging President Pierre Nkurunziza to leave office within the week. Calling on him to take responsibility for his actions the National Coalition for Respect of the Arusha Accords for Peace and Reconciliation... Read more
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Lower House Pass Bill Establishing Constitutional Review CommissionThe lower House, yesterday, passed a Bill determining set-up, regulation and ma
Lower House Pass Bill Establishing Constitutional Review Commission
AllAfrica.com / Posted 14 days ago
The lower House, yesterday, passed a Bill determining set-up, regulation and mandate of a special commission to support lawmakers carry out constitutional amendments. The commission, whose members will be drawn from Parliament, will comprise seven... Read more
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People's Determination, National Interests, Rights, and Foreign InfluenceIn my recent article "A purpose driven leadership, term of office and the choic
People's Determination, National Interests, Rights, and Foreign Influence
AllAfrica.com / Posted 14 days ago
In my recent article "A purpose driven leadership, term of office and the choice of the people" I pointed out that two things: First, the people of Rwanda's have requested to amend the article 101 of the constitution because they see into President... Read more
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Dutch MPs to Push for Extradition of Genocide FugitivesMembers of Parliament of the Kingdom of Netherlands will today conclude their f
Dutch MPs to Push for Extradition of Genocide Fugitives
AllAfrica.com / Posted 14 days ago
Members of Parliament of the Kingdom of Netherlands will today conclude their five-day official visit aimed at learning about the current political, social and economic situation in the country. The group of eight politicians paid a courtesy call to... Read more
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Poverty Alleviation Cannot Succeed Without Job Creation - Meles ZenawiUnemployment and low income were one of the pressing issue in urban cities of E
Poverty Alleviation Cannot Succeed Without Job Creation - Meles Zenawi
AllAfrica.com / Posted 14 days ago
Unemployment and low income were one of the pressing issue in urban cities of Ethiopia for years. Many university students were worried about searching jobs after graduation. Before a decade, it was not only a concern for the parents but also for... Read more
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Shunning Bribery As Campaigns Set to Kick OffYOUNG people are celebrating the International Youths Day (IYD) this year, at a
Shunning Bribery As Campaigns Set to Kick Off
AllAfrica.com / Posted 15 days ago
YOUNG people are celebrating the International Youths Day (IYD) this year, at a time when Tanzanians are preparing for the fifth General Election since the reintroduction of the multiparty democracy in 1992. The elections are conducted after every... Read more
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