Rwanda’s electoral commission has disqualified three candidates for next month’s presidential election, saying they didn’t fulfil requirements such as collecting enough supporting signatures.
The International Criminal Court (ICC), that organisation charged with making sure people who commit human rights abuses and genocide don’t get away with it, has lashed out at the ANC-led South African government for refusing to arrest accused war-criminal Omar al-Bashir – the dictator who slaughtered thousands of his own people and allegedly tested chemical weapons on them – when he was here for an AU summit back in 2015.
Triple world champion Lewis Hamilton smashed his Red Bull Ring lap record twice in Austrian Grand Prix practice on Friday, with Ferrari’s championship leader Sebastian Vettel close behind his Mercedes rival.
Gonorrhoea infections are increasing, but doctors are running out of antibiotics that can fight the increasingly resistant bacteria causing the sexually-transmitted disease, the World Health Organisation (WHO) warned on Friday.
No stranger to philanthropy, GRAMMY winner Beyoncé announced a new, meaningful commitment at the 2017 Essence Music Festival: to provide the children of Burundi, Africa, with safe drinking water.
There was no reason why Tekno should join in a beef that didn’t have his name on it. It is one of his worst decisions ever.
May 30, 2017 marked the launch of the Mombasa-Nairobi Standard Gauge Railway (the Madaraka Express) in Kenya.
The pan-African organization is currently pushing to become independent of external financial partners and interests.
Rwanda and Congo Brazzaville have signed an agreement establishing a framework under which the two countries can cooperate in various areas of interest.
It’s not often that English footballers move abroad, and even more rare are moves to top European sides.
I do a number of things before I go to bed – I clean my teeth, I get a glass of water, I plug my phone in to charge overnight and I shake some holy water in each corner of my room to protect me from the night screamers. Simple, everyday stuff.
A mother has defended a video which she posted where she revealed that she breastfed her children whilst having sex with of now-ex husband.
RED Hydrogen One takes the camera manufacturer to a new mobile world
Rwanda’s gross domestic product (GDP) grew by 1.7 percent in the first quarter of 2017 compared with the same period in 2016, the statistics bureau said on Wednesday.
Vision City, Rwanda’s largest housing project, sits on a hill overlooking the rest of Kigali. Its rows of whitewashed villas and townhouses stand out against the green landscape and shacks made of scrap metal and mud, in the slum in the valley below.
Rwanda will represent East Africa at FIBA U16 African Championship 2017
In 1999, Bill Gates wrote a book titled "Business @ the Speed of Thought."
In the book, Gates makes 15 bold predictions that at the time might have sounded outrageous.
But as business student Markus Kirjonen pointed out on his blog, Gates’ forecasts turned out to be "eerily prescient."
Football superstar Lionel Messi will marry his childhood sweetheart in his hometown in Argentina on Friday (today).
Annual military parade parade schedule to take place on Friday abandoned for security concerns, president adviser says.
Burundi on Thursday said it has "faith" in the new UN envoy to the crisis-hit country but warned Michel Kafando against "bias" in favour of opposition groups, an accusation also levelled at his predecessors.
IT was a long night of fun, camaraderie, swashbuckling, Saturday night, in Kigali, Rwanda, when Africa Movie Academy Awards, AMAA, hosted Rwadan celebrities, business executives and their Nigerian counterparts during the 2017 AMAA nominees party in the East Africa country.
Venus Williams is being investigated over a fatal car crash in the US as she prepares to compete at Wimbledon next week.
Three France-based non-governmental organizations (NGOs), namely Sherpa, Ibuka and Collective of Civil Parties for Rwanda, filed a compliant against, BNP Paribas, France’s largest bank, accusing it of involvement in the 1994 Rwanda genocide, local media reported on Thursday.
Rihanna’s mystery man is Hassan Jameel, a businessman from one the richest families in the world.
If you‘re a struggling actor who hasn’t been able to maintain their success in Hollywood, there is always the option to make a reality TV show and boost yourself back into popularity.
South Sudan government has deported three American journalists over visas issues, a spokesman for the foreign ministry said.
First Republican president Kenneth Kaunda has reminded Africa not to abandon the patriotism that its founding fathers exhibited when they stood by each other to liberate the continent from colonial bondage despite geographic locations.
A crack unit of elite counter-terrorism officers will be among a deployment of 23 000 police ensuring safety at the Tour de France, which begins in Dusseldorf on Saturday, the French interior ministry said.
16-year-old Annick delivers a message of hope and courage on the streets of Kigali
China is willing to work closely with Rwanda to implement consensus reached by leaders of China and Rwanda, a Chinese official said
It has long been believed that the smartphones in our pockets are actually making us dumber; but now there is evidence for it.
Facebook’s hit two billion users. Founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg took to his creation on Wednesday to share the news.
Anitha Nyiramwiza and Emmanuel Mbarushimana could have managed to traffic illicit drugs into the country, probably using public transport means without the knowledge of the drivers.
Rich countries are failing in their obligation to help Uganda support thousands of refugees fleeing death, rape and other human rights violations in South Sudan, said Amnesty International in a damning report launched ahead of a high-level donor summit in the Ugandan capital Kampala on 22-23 June.
The Zimbabwean government is reportedly repossessing farms from "unproductive land reform beneficiaries and redistributing it to land-hungry Zimbabweans".
16 persons and injured 13 on Sunday night and Monday morning, The attacks were carried out by female bombers.
The songstress has said the photo is from the past but fans will be seeing the picture for the first time.
President Jacob Zuma hosted his Congolese counterpart in a bilateral meeting
Investigators have widened a corruption probe into the French assets of three African ruling families, charging the daughter and son-in-law of Congo’s President Denis Sassou Nguesso.
The Rwandan genocide suspect Vincent Murekezi wants Constitutional Court in Malawi to determine his . extradition case, citing use of the bilateral treaty between Malawi and Rwanda which was signed in February and irregularities in the manner the State presented the case in court.