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SOCIETY

How The 21-year-old Man Who Was Called A Monkey Bought A House For His Mother

Zanziman Ellie, a 21-year-old man from Rwanda was ridiculed by villagers who often called him a monkey due to his physical appearance. Photo Credit; The Sun Ellie was diagnosed with Microcephaly, a medical condition that affects the brain and verbal communication of its victims. Despite Zanziman Ellie's condition, he was considered a miracle by his mother who had lost five children before him.

  2 months ago ago
How The 21-year-old Man Who Was Called A Monkey Bought A House For His Mother

SOCIETY

How 8 Years Old Christian Who Was Born Without Legs Earned His Family A Brand New House In Rwanda

Little Christian from Rwanda was born without legs and only 3 fingers in his right hand. His condition did not only made him different from other kids but he became the talk of their local community as some came up with different speculations and ideas that would have caused Christian's disability.

  1 month ago ago
How 8 Years Old Christian Who Was Born Without Legs Earned His Family A Brand New House In Rwanda

MILITARY

How Paul Kagame And Tutsi Soldiers In The Uganda Army Stole Weapons And Invaded Rwanda As Rebels

In 1959 a revolution broke out in colonial Rwanda, the Hutu groups coordinated an uprising against their historical overlords, the Tutsi, killing many. Many Tutsi groups fled Rwanda, including Paul Kagame's parents. The young Kagame was three years old then. By the time he turned his family had settled in Uganda in 1962, Kagame was 5 years old.

  1 month ago ago
How Paul Kagame And Tutsi Soldiers In The Uganda Army Stole Weapons And Invaded Rwanda As Rebels

RELIGION

Heavy rainfall and other things that happened on the last day of Pastor Kumuyi's global crusade

Deeper Christian Life Ministries otherwise known as Deeper Life Bible Church was on Tuesday, September 28, 2021 concluded their global crusade tagged: "Divine Solution for all" in Abuja. The crusade which started on Friday, September 24th, had Nigerian multi award winning gospel music artiste, Pastor Nathaniel Bassey as a guest music artiste at the crusade.

  2 months ago ago
Heavy rainfall and other things that happened on the last day of Pastor Kumuyi's global crusade

MILITARY

GITARAMA: A Cruel And Overcrowded Prison In Rwanda Considered By Some People To Be A Hell On Earth

Today, there is no more room in hell. It's already full with the damned. They live, sleep, eat, rot, and die at Gitarama Prison, which has four guys per square yard and no roof. Built to house 400 people on a ridge in central Rwanda's banana and potato communes, the jail yard is presently home to 6,793.

  2 months ago ago
GITARAMA: A Cruel And Overcrowded Prison In Rwanda Considered By Some People To Be A Hell On Earth

ECONOMY-FINANCE

How China Without Much Influence In Africa Like France Is Developing Africa's Infrastructure

In the last seven months, Emmanual Macron has been all over the place. He has apologized to Rwanda, hosted two Africa summits, hosted another Covid-19 summit, created a Nigeria France economic council, recently apologized to Algeria, and now another summit. Another Africa-France Summit was held on 8 October in Montpellier.

  1 month ago ago
How China Without Much Influence In Africa Like France Is Developing Africa's Infrastructure

POLITICS

Paul Kagame And The Rwandan Presidency

Paul Kagame was born on October 1957, to a Tutsi family in southern Rwanda, in 1959 when the Tutsi massacre by the Hutus began, his family fled for Uganda where he spent his childhood. In 1979, at the age of 22, Kagame joined the National Resistance Army (NRA), led by Yoweri Museveni, which was a militia supported by the U.S and fighting the Ugandan dictator Idi Amin Dada, In 1986, the NRA overthrew Amin and Museveni became President, he appointed Kagame as the Staff Chief of the Army and deputy director of the Defense Intelligence of Uganda.

  2 months ago ago
Paul Kagame And The Rwandan Presidency

HEALTH

The Health Benefits You Will Get From Eating Unripe plantain Regularly.

Photo Credit: amazon.co.uk Plantains are grown mostly in Uganda, Nigeria, Ghana, and Rwanda. They have numerous health advantages and can be prepared in a variety of ways. The unripe or green plantain is very beneficial to diabetics because of its low sugar level but high resistant starch content.

  1 month ago ago
The Health Benefits You Will Get From Eating Unripe plantain Regularly.

SPORTS

AfroBasket: How D'Tigress had a successful outing in Cameroon

On an emphatic note, the Nigerian female basketball team, D'Tigress have bagged the 2021 edition of the FIBA Afrobasket title against their Mali counterparts, winning the title three times in a row after the 2017 and 2019 edition, making them the second African to achieve that feat.

  2 months ago ago
AfroBasket: How D'Tigress had a successful outing in Cameroon

ECONOMY-FINANCE

China-Africa Youth Innovation and Entrepreneurship Forum: Creating a Better Future

On the morning of September 26, 2021 China-Africa Youth Innovation and Entrepreneurship Forum, one of the important economic and trade negotiation activities of the second China-Africa Economic and Trade Expo, was successfully held in Xiangjiang Fund Town, Xiangjiang New Area, Hunan Province. At the forum, young entrepreneurs and students from China, Kenya, Benin, Ethiopia, Nigeria, Rwanda, Gambia and more than a dozen African countries and regions jointly launched initiatives on innovation and entrepreneurship through online and offline interaction, and discussed cooperation and development for a better future.

  2 months ago ago
China-Africa Youth Innovation and Entrepreneurship Forum: Creating a Better Future

TRAVEL

Beautiful African Countries Where You Can Have A Fulfilling Vacations.

Do you want to take a break from the huge architectural skyscrapers in the developed countries and desire a feel of nature for your vacations? Then think Africa. Going for vacations in African countries is a breath of freshness. Vacations and tourism should be soul refreshing and exciting experience with bits of adventures and these countries below offer them in Gold platter.

  3 months ago ago
Beautiful African Countries Where You Can Have A Fulfilling Vacations.

SPORTS

Meet The Coach Of Kenyan Men's Basketball Team And The Only Female Managing An International Team.

Kenya's male basketball team, qualified for the Africa Basketball Tournament for the first in 28 years and that was made possible by a woman. Liz Mills is a self taught Australian basketball coach and the only female currently coaching a men's international basketball team. She is also the only woman head coach at the finals of the African tournament's in Kigali.

  3 months ago ago
Meet The Coach Of Kenyan Men's Basketball Team And The Only Female Managing An International Team.

ENTERTAINMENT

I Have Once Been Picked Up From Airport By Rwandan President - Davido

David Adeleke popularly known as Davido has disclosed that he is closed with quite a number of Presidents according to Punch newspaper. Davido during an exclusive interview with French fashion magazine, L’Officiel, said he remembered landing in Rwanda and the president came to pick him up at the airport.

  2 months ago ago
I Have Once Been Picked Up From Airport By Rwandan President - Davido

SOCIETY

The Breakthrough Story Of 2 Poor Children Who Were Adopted By Celebrities And Given Better Lives

Being born into a poor family can be really tough for any child, because there are certain privileges such a child would be deprived of. It means the child cannot enjoy certain things that kids born in comfortable homes do. But then, there are kids who were born into poor homes, but they ended up being adopted by rich and famous people, and their lives turned out better.

  3 months ago ago
The Breakthrough Story Of 2 Poor Children Who Were Adopted By Celebrities And Given Better Lives

SPORTS

Kenya vs Mali: Match Prediction And Preview

Kenya's 6-match unbeaten streak came to an end in a 5-0 loss to Mali in the 2022 World Cup qualifiers' Group E match. The two nations will meet again in Nairobi, with Kenya hosting and looking for their first qualification victory. After that loss, Kenya slid to third position in the group, having only managed two points in three games.

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Kenya vs Mali: Match Prediction And Preview

HEALTH

Opinion: A New Research Should Be Conducted For Malaria Parasite

Since the discovery of the deadly parasite responsible for malaria was discovered in late 19th century, human beings in a bid to protect themselves, have invented a lot of tools like insecticide nets, rapid tests, injections as well as medications,to combat against the mosquito-borne parasite, which has now become cannily and mutates to become resistant to drug related treatments.

  3 months ago ago
Opinion: A New Research Should Be Conducted For Malaria Parasite

SPORTS

Nigeria's Men Volleyball Win Classification Game.

In the men's event of the 2021 African Men's Volleyball Championship, Nigeria beat DR Congo in a seventh place game 3 - 0, Tuesday morning in Rwanda. The team won 25–17 25–22 25–17 to complete their campaign. There will be other classification games to conclude later today as the 2021 event winds down for the men.

  2 months ago ago
Nigeria's Men Volleyball Win Classification Game.

SPORTS

Nigeria Women Lose To Rwanda in Africa Volleyball

The Nigeria Women’s Volleyball Senior Team lost to hosts Rwanda 3-0 in their second game of the 202I African Seniors Nations Championship in Kigali, Rwanda. The Rwanda team won in all the sets 22–25 23–25 23–25, yesterday. The Head Coach of Nigeria women’s senior team, Samuel Ajayi, said his players played according to the match plan.

  2 months ago ago
Nigeria Women Lose To Rwanda in Africa Volleyball

SPORTS

The D'Tigers Eases Past Kenya In 2021 FIBA Afrobasket Second Group Game

The Nigeria D'Tigers on Friday whacked Kenya 71-55 in their second group game of the ongoing 2021 FIBA Afrobasket holding in Kigali, Rwanda. The game was played at the Kigali Arena. Utomi Daniel led the scoring chart with 17 points while Mordi Jeremiah scored 10 points. The West Africans who won their opening group game against Mali 81-73 on Wednesday, dominated the encounter right from the start to finish.

  3 months ago ago
The D'Tigers Eases Past Kenya In 2021 FIBA Afrobasket Second Group Game

SPORTS

Teams most likely to win their matches tomorrow

Togo vs Namibia Prediction Our assessment is that Namibia and Togo could well end up finding themselves level here, with both teams capable of netting. Shouldn’t be much in it, and a draw looks quite a realistic result. We’re therefore seeing a tight encounter with a score draw when the full-time whistle blows.

  3 months ago ago
Teams most likely to win their matches tomorrow