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By Tajuddin
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Jul 30th, 2016
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New York (Reuters + DIPLOMAT.SO) – The United Nations Security Council authorized on Friday the deployment of up to 228 U.N. police to Burundi to monitor the security and human rights situation in the East African country, though four of the 15 members abstained from the vote. More than 450 peo...
By Tajuddin
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Jul 22nd, 2016
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Kigali, Rwanda (DIPLOMAT.SO) – As confirmed by Super Sport – Rwandan midfielder Muhadjiri Hakizimana has signed a two-year contract with AS Kigali to end any speculation of staying at Mukura Victory Sport. Hakizimana, who completed the 2015/2016 Rwanda Premier League season as joint top s...
By Tajuddin
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Jul 19th, 2016
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Nairobi, Kenya (The Star + DIPLOMAT.SO) – Kenya may pay between five and 22 per cent taxes on its exports to Europe after Tanzania failed to show up yesterday for the signing of the Economic Partnership Agreement with the EU. This is the second time Tanzania has jeopardised the deal, after 2014...
By Tajuddin
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Jul 17th, 2016
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Kigali, Rwanda ( DIPLOMAT.SO) – The IGAD Assembly of Heads of State and Government consulted with their colleagues representing the five regions of Africa referred to as the IGAD Plus on 16th July 2016 in Kigali, Rwanda and deliberated on the prevailing situation in South Sudan. The meeting was...
By Tajuddin
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Feb 28th, 2016
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Bujumbura, Burundi ( Reuters + DIPLOMAT.SO) – The African Union will send 100 human rights monitors and 100 military monitors to Burundi, South Africa’s president said on Saturday after a trip to the tiny nation that is facing its worst crisis since a civil war ended a decade ago. Jacob Z...
By Tajuddin
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Feb 23rd, 2016
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Bujumbura, Burundi ( Reuters + DIPLOMAT.SO) – Burundi’s president promised on Tuesday to hold talks, free prisoners and lift arrest warrants to try and end months of violence, U.N. Secretary General Ban Ki-moon said after the two men met in the capital. Ban told reporters Pierre Nkurunziz...
By Tajuddin
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Feb 21st, 2016
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Bujumbura, Burundi ( Reuters + DIPLOMAT.SO) – When U.N. Security Council envoys flew to Burundi in January to try to end months of violence, the central African country’s leader flatly rejected their offer of help and hundreds protested against what they saw as meddling. A month later, wi...
By Tajuddin
In WORLD NEWS
Jan 27th, 2016
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Kigali,Rwanda (Xinhua + DIPLOMAT.SO)- Rwanda Grand Mufti Ibrahim Kayitare has strongly warned Rwandan Muslim community to stay away from all acts of terrorism that represent incorrect interpretations of Islam. Kayitare was speaking to reporters on Tuesday following a Saturday incident where a Rwandan...
By Tajuddin
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Jan 25th, 2016
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Kigali,Rwanda (Xinhua + DIPLOMAT.SO) – A Rwandan Muslim cleric suspected of recruiting youth for Islamic State (ISIS) in Syria was on Saturday night shot and killed in Kigali. In a statement Sunday, police confirmed that Muhammad Mugemangango who had been in detention at Kanombe Police Station ...
By Tajuddin
In WORLD NEWS
Jan 22nd, 2016
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Bujumbura, Burundi ( Reuters + DIPLOMAT.SO) – The United Nations Security Council met with Burundi’s president on Friday to push for peace talks and an international force to quell worsening political violence, but U.S. Ambassador Samantha Power said little was achieved. The meeting came ...