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From genocide widow to successful businesswoman — Rwandan woman walking out of shadow

In an April rainy morning in Nyanza district, about a two-hour drive from the Rwandan capital city Kigali, Immaculee Kayitesi was seated at...

150,000 families receive welfare support in Rwandan capital during COVID-19 lockdown

About 150,000 families in the Rwandan capital city Kigali have received welfare support from the government since Jan. 18 when a COVID-19 lockdown came...
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Uganda arrested 60 Rwandese, Congolese nationals over illegal entry

Ugandan police on Tuesday said it has arrested 60 Rwandan and Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) nationals over illegal entry into the east African...
AFP/File / Arif Ali A Pakistani sweetshop owner has confessed to fatally poisoning at least 30 people by lacing his goods with pesticide, police tell AFP

Ambassador uses livestreaming to promote Rwandan goods in China

As selling goods through livestreaming becomes increasingly popular among producers and farmers in China, some African diplomats have started using the technology to promote...
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Paul Rusesabagina’s heroic role in Hotel Rwanda in controversy among Rwandan media

Rwandan major media outlets in the past days questioned the authenticity of Oscar-nominated film Hotel Rwanda by citing different sources, following the arrest of...

Rwandan students adapt to remote learning amid COVID-19 pandemic

by James Gashumba Marlene Muhongerwa, a second year medical student at the University of Global Health Equity in Rwanda, was in...
GUANGZHOU, March 21, 2020 (Xinhua) -- Photo taken on March 21, 2020 shows packed medical supplies at Guangzhou Baiyun International Airport in Guangzhou, capital of south China's Guangdong Province. Medical supplies donated to African countries by Jack Ma Foundation and Alibaba Foundation were packed and ready for shipping. The supplies, which include masks, testing kits, protective suits and other materials, will be transported to Addis Ababa, capital of Ethiopia, to aid the anti-coronavirus fight in Africa. (Xinhua/Tian Jianchuan)

Chinese embassy donates 18 tons of necessities to Rwandan teachers, families

The Chinese Embassy in Rwanda on Thursday donated around 18 tons of necessities here to 300 teachers and their families to help in the...
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Uncertainties mount over implementation of AfCFTA amid COVID-19 crisis

As African countries brace for the upcoming trading regime under the African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA) Agreement, uncertainties are looming as to whether...
Rwandan Top Genocide Fugitive Gets Life Sentence

Rwandan top genocide fugitive gets life sentence

A Rwandan man who is among top genocide perpetrators was Thursday sentenced to life in prison by the High Court Chamber of International...

Rwanda, DRC to enhance cross-border cooperation on fight against COVID-19

Rwandan ministers of health, trade and local government and their counterparts from the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) met on Thursday in Rwanda's...
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Genocide against the Hutus: Another Rwandan dark history put on spotlight

By Denise Zaneza After RPA (Rwandan Patriotic Army) victory in Rwanda in July 1994, two million Rwandans, fled to surrounding countries and the estimated 1.1...

Rwandan radio station loses its operating license

The proprietor of Rwanda's radio station Amazing Grace Christian Radio on Wednesday said it has taken legal actions over the revocation of broadcasting license...
A student reacts as others test the new school net program at Minilik high school after the launching ceremony in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, Oct. 9, 2015. Ethiopia on Friday launched a school net system by china's leading telecom company Huawei in Ethiopia's capital. The system connects 64 high schools and one university collage to share resources and make educational exchange. (Xinhua/Michael Tewelde)

Rwandan, Ugandan presidents to attend Ethiopia conference on establishment of Pan-African University

The presidents of Rwanda and Uganda will attend a conference later this month that aims to facilitate the creation of a Pan-African university in...

Rwanda Works at Rescuing Enslaved Africans in Libya

As the modern world is still marvelled by the existence of slave markets largely believed to have been abolished in the 18th century, Rwanda...
Youth surround a bonfire during the ?Night Vigil? as part of events to mark the 18th Genocide Commemoration in Kigali, capital of Rwanda, April 7, 2012. Youth use the ?Night Vigil? to remember innocent Tutsis killed in the 1994 genocide. The theme of this year?s anniversary is: "Learning from our history to build a bright future". (Xinhua/Cyril Ndegeya) (cl)

Rwanda ruling party urges its youth league to spearhead country’s development

The Rwandan Patriotic Front (RPF), the ruling party of Rwanda, on Sunday called on its youth league to spearhead the country's development process with...
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Estonian president starts visit in Rwanda

Estonian President Kersti Kaljulaid Thursday arrived in the Rwandan capital Kigali for a two-day visit. In the company of several of government officials, Kaljulaid was...

Ghana and Rwanda Work Towards Fast-Tracking ICT Reforms

Ghana and Rwanda would soon constitute a joint team to facilitate the process of using Information Communication Technology (ICT) to speed up the ongoing...

Rwanda Continues Fight Against Genocide Fugitives Despite Extradition Request

The Rwandan government has about 400 requests for the extradition of fugitives accused of taking part in the 1994 genocide against the Tutsi that...

Rwandan Women encouraged to have their own bank accounts

Rwandan women have been called upon to fully embrace financial savings culture by opening accounts in banks and micro financial institutions as a way...
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Rwandan soldiers shoot dead Burundian national in Lake Rweru on common border

"The incident happened at about 07:00 (05:00 GMT) in the morning in the waters of Lake Rweru in Busoni district when three persons were...

Rwandan soldiers’ alleged incursion angers Burundian authorities

"Several Rwandan civilians and about 40 armed Rwandan soldiers yesterday (Tuesday) made an incursion on our territory at Sabanerwa. They savagely destroyed a house...
Photo taken on March 20, 2015 shows full solar eclipse in Longyearbyen, Norway. (Xinhua/Chen Haiying) (lrz)

Students view partial solar eclipse in Rwandan capital

The students, with the aid of viewing filters, occasionally looked at the sky and followed the slow and gradual process that began at 8:45...

Ghanaians Must Never Forget They Are One People

These data of distasteful and unpopular commentary normally germinate from the buccal orifice of politicians. They beat war drums to ressurect the ghost of dead...

Rwandan Officials discuss Burundian refugees relocation issue

Seraphine Mukantabana, Rwanda's minister of disaster management and refugee affairs, explained that the government's recent decision to relocate the refugees is in the interest...

Ethiopian Aviation Academy graduates 143 Ethiopian, Rwandan professionals

14 pilots, 53 aviation technicians, 38 marketing agents and 38 cabin crew were graduated at a ceremony held at Ethiopian Airlines Headquarters on Monday,...

Rwandan police takes drastic steps to keep the city clean

The US-based campaign group says Kigali?s reputation for being tidy comes at a price. HRW says it has documented the illegal detention of thousands, including...

French and other European states’ role in Rwandan genocide questioned

A Swedish citizen who is Rwandan-born man has been charged with genocide and other crimes during the 1994 ethnic massacres in the central African country went...

Rwandan’s Spy Chief Karenzi Karake picked up by London Police

The Met Police?s extradition unit arrested Gen Karake at Heathrow Airport on Saturday, it is understood. The 54-year-old was remanded in custody until Thursday after...

Rwandan embassy interested in arrest of journalist in Burundi

Amb. Amandin Rugira, the Rwandan envoy to Bujumbura, said they were interested in knowing circumstances surrounding the arrest. Rwanda Media Commission (RMC) ), a media...

Delegates converged in Rwandan for Education Conference

By Yaa Oforiwah Asare-Peasah (Mrs) GNA Special Correspondent, Kigali, Rwanda Courtesy: AAU GNA - Hundreds of delegates have converged in the Rwandan capital, Kigali, for the 18th...