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Dangote wants oil prices to remain low

Africa’s richest man, Aliko Dangote, said at the United Nations General Assembly in New York that he was praying for the global crude oil prices to remain low for a longer period to enable resource-rich countries turn to other sectors to grow their economies.

French, Rwandan presidents hold rare meeting amid tense diplomatic ties

Rwandan President Paul Kagame has met with his French counterpart Emmanuel Macron in New York for rare talks, Kigali said Tuesday, as diplomatic ties remain icy over the 1994 genocide.

Rwanda police rearrests female critic of Kagame, her mom and sister

Diane Rwigara, a fierce critic of Rwandan president, Paul Kagame, has been rearrested by the police days after she was released.

Former Rwanda presidential aspirant and kin released

Rwanda police have said that three members of the late Kigali tycoon Assinapol Rwigara’s family, who were summoned for questioning, were released Monday night.

Kagame’s female opponent facing forgery and tax evasion charges

Rwandan police said on Wednesday they were investigating Diane Shima Rwigara – a critic of President Paul Kagame barred from challenging him in elections this month – for tax evasion and forgery.

At least 7 people killed by crocodiles in Rwanda

Residents in Rwanda's capital say seven people have been killed by crocodiles on the banks of Nyabarongo River this month.

We’ve shown we can solve Nigeria’s problems – Osinbajo

The Acting President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, on Friday said the present administration, since its inception on May 29, 2015, had proved to Nigerians that it could solve the nation’s problems, irrespective of their nature.

Africa must solve Africa’s problems – Osinbajo

Acting President Yemi Osinbajo has charged leaders on the continent to work towards ensuring Africans solve their problems themselves.

We have shown we can solve Nigeria’s problems – Osinbajo

The Acting President, Yemi Osinbajo, on Friday, said the present administration since its inception on May 29, 2015, has proved to Nigerians that it can solve the nation’s problems, irrespective of their nature.

Rwanda’s Paul Kagame takes oath of office for third term

Rwandan President Paul Kagame was sworn in for a third term after a landslide victory in the East African nation’s elections earlier this month that critics said took place amid a crackdown on his political opponents.

Osinbajo attends Kagame’s inauguration

Acting President Yemi Osinbajo, SAN, today arrived Kigali, the Rwandan capital, to join other leaders in the continent and around the world to participate in the ceremonies for Paul Kagame’s inauguration as the country’s President for a third time.

Rwandans vote in poll expected to hand Kagame third term

Rwandan voters queued in long lines on Friday to cast their ballots in a presidential election that incumbent President Paul Kagame is tipped to win by a landslide after 17 years in power.

Rwandans vote in presidential election

Rwandans are voting in an election that the country's longtime president is widely expected to win.

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