Rwanda Governance Board (RGB) has drafted a new legal framework to guide the operations of faith-based organisations which it says will help address illegalities and other inappropriate activities among religious groups.
Rwamagana District authorities have ordered the closure of 75 churches over failure to meet minimum standards. Earlier, more than 700 churches had been closed down in the City of Kigali on similar grounds.
Long distance truck drivers have appealed to the East African Legislative Assembly (EALA) to help advocate for total removal of corrupt officials as well as unnecessary bureaucratic tendencies by officials along the principal Central Corridor route, especially in Tanzania and Burundi.
Rwanda Revenue Authority (RRA) recently announced that they were battling rising cases of smuggling among other malpractices with used clothes and alcoholic products being among the most smuggled goods.
Members of the Lower House Monday passed a draft law against human trafficking and exploitation, a move that will see people who coerce others into forced labour and sexual exploitation severely punished.
The Kenyan government promised a ruthless response to the planned swearing-in of opposition leaders Raila Odinga and Kalonzo Musyoka Tuesday. Odinga and Musyoka, his running mate, lost to President Uhuru Kenyatta and his Vice President William Ruto in last year’s election.