PRESIDENT Yoweri Museveni has asked judges to sentence murderers to death.
The African Union on Monday urged the Congolese government to accept help from U.N. forces to defeat rebels in the country’s east, after a row over human rights derailed plans for joint operations.
In a new video, Somalia-based terror group al-Shabab has threatened Western shopping centers including one of the largest malls in the the US. Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson is taking the threat "seriously."
Germany Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier has said his country should change its view of Africa, and hinted that Kenya and Rwanda could be Germany’s focus. Steinmeier has just ended a four-day trip to the region.
Rwanda Defence Force (RDF) is conducting a relief in place operation for the RDF 1 Infantry Battalion serving under United Nations Mission in South Sudan (UNMISS).
One person died on the spot while three others suffered severe injuries in an accident on Musanze-Kigali highway today morning.
In Randy Shilts’ history of AIDS, “And the Band Played On,” he tells the story of an Air Canada steward named Gaëtan Dugas, who suffered from what Dugas called “gay cancer” and infected 40 people or more with HIV.
Arizona U.S. Sen. John McCain said something on CBS’s “Face the Nation” Sunday about the U.S.’s handling of the ongoing standoff between Russia and Ukraine that surprised host Bob Schieffer.
Yesterday Akagera Aviation has Flied Newly Crowned Miss Rwanda Kundwa Doriane To Musanze, Admiring Beauty Spots in Rwanda. Photos
Elitism, Arrogance and Lack of internal Democracy Will Destroy the Rwanda National Congress (RNC). For example when Mr. Rudasingwa Theogene left Rwanda for whatever reasons, he never rose against the Kigali regime, it’s until the departure of Gen. Kayumba Nyamwasa that he started becoming provocative and with other former RPF senior officials in 2010 they started the Rwanda National Congress.
Leaked Report: Ban Ki - Moon Admits UN’s Failure In DRC And Predicts Period of Instability in the Great Lakes Region
Days ago, Senator Russell Feingold, the U.S. special envoy working to stabilize Africa’s Great Lakes region, announced he will give his final speech in this position. His press release stated the following, “On February 24, Senator Feingold will give his final speech as U.S. special envoy at the U.S. Institute of Peace to offer his current insights on the DRC, on the prospects for ending the militia violence in the country’s east, and for improving political stability in the Great Lakes region.”
The Belgian Deputy Prime Minister in charge of Cooperation and Development, Alexander De Croo, and colleague of Foreign Affairs, Didier Reynders,are in Kinshasa since Saturday, February 21 for a few days stay in the Democratic Republic of Congo (RDC).
Rayon Sports interim head coach Sosthene Habimana believes that his side can still win the league title despite suffering a humiliating 4-0 loss to archrivals APR in the National Football League yesterday at Amahoro stadium.
Authorities in Tanzania have raised the security alert level following attacks on police stations across the country amid fears that youth in the country are becoming radicalised.
Charges for telephone calls across East Africa are set to reduce in July, when countries abolish roaming fees following a directive by the heads of state.
Putin spoke out on the strength of Russia’s armed forces during a ceremony for World War II veterans, and his statements come at a sensitive time for international relations. The ongoing conflict in eastern Ukraine has seen U.S.-Russia relations deteriorate to their lowest point since the Cold War, and his latest statements do not make for encouraging reading.
Uganda: Singer Desire Luzinda arrested today morning at Entebbe International Airport on arrival from Nairobi
Singer Desire Luzinda has been arrested for failure to pay a debt worth shs27m borrowed from a university don.
This Saturday, Rwandans are witnessing the grand finale for the selection of Miss Rwanda 2015. Fifteen beauty pageants have finalized preparations to appear before the panel of local and international judges and the nation and the winner will be crowned.
The University of Rwanda is struggling to accommodate students with many being forced to share beds and live in unhygienic conditions, casting a dark shadow on the government’s efforts to improve access to education.
Former Harambee Stars coach Twahir Muhhidin has called for thorough investigations by authorities into the latest allegations of match fixing involving the 2010 World Cup qualifying fixture between Kenya and Nigeria. The match was held in Nairobi on November 14, 2009.
Doubts linger over a long-announced military offensive against Rwandan rebels based in eastern Democratic Republic of Congo, but local people and relief workers are preparing for reprisal raids on civilians.
I know. Rwanda isn’t exactly the first place that comes to mind when you think of women in leadership roles, right?
Yet it is. The genocide was 20 years ago. Since then, women have made significant strides in Rwanda.
Uganda has scrapped work permit fees and visa requirements for Kenyans and Rwandans entering and leaving the country.
Almost everyone else is an employee. We may have found out the difference between the two types.
The abduction of an albino child in Tanzania sparked calls last Tuesday for greater action to enforce a newly-imposed ban on witchdoctors to stop the killing of albinos whose body parts are prized in black magic.
The biggest football rivalry in the country will take place on Sunday afternoon with young coaches Vincent Mashami of APR and Rayon Sports’ Sosthene Habimana looking to outdo each other in the National Football League.
Philos Mihigo, the brother to DR Congo renegade General Laurent Nkunda was arrested from Masisi in the beginning of this week and airlifted to Kinshasa for interrogation, Great Lakes Voice has established.
President Paul Kagame is adorned in Maasai regalia as he attends The 16th Summit of East African Community (EAC) Heads of State In Kenya
Kenya is hosting the 16th Summit of East African Community (EAC) Heads of State.
The summit which starts on Friday February 20, 2015 will be held at the Kenyatta International Convention Centre (KICC) in Nairobi.
Talented music ace Jody Phibi has finally made it to Guma Guma for the first time after long time battling to take part in the competition.
Science and archaeology offer insights into ancient artifacts that could be linked to Jesus Christ. "Finding Jesus: Fact. Faith. Forgery," premieres Sunday Night, March 1 at 9pm ET/PT on CNN.
Beyonce’s husband JayZ facing paternity suit filed by 21-year-old aspiring rapper - Blue Ivy might have a big brother.
Does Jay Z have a love child? Beyonce’s husband facing paternity suit filed by 21-year-old aspiring rapper.The 99 Problems rapper has been named in a paternity suit that was filed by 21-year-old Rymir Satterthwaite
Robert Mugabe’s birthday is a big deal in Zimbabwe. The country’s economic devastation be damned, every Feb. 21 is celebrated with events including a soccer tournament (the "Bob Super Cup"), a concert and a lavish party in honor of Comrade President who has ruled for 35 years.
Ever had your bank card eaten by an ATM machine? This man did in China…so he smashed it apart with a meat cleaver to get it back
’Kill me instead of raping her’: Teenage victim in DR.Congo relives FDLR horror attack and the love she has for her son
TANTINE Ngomora was raped by soldiers who had fled Rwanda after the 1994 genocide. She was only 14
President Paul Kagame and his Kenyan counterpart Uhuru Kenyatta, yesterday, inaugurated a 140-megawatt Olkaria Geothermal Power Plant in Naivasha, a town in Nakuru County, north-west of Kenya’s capital Nairobi.
Singer, Jose Chameleone has purchased a brand new Range Rover Sport for his wife, Daniella Mayanja Atim. This comes only five days after Valentine’s Day.
UN agencies are revising the approach on the fight against HIV among adolescents in a new Platform of Action dubbed ALL-IN.
Thousands of people have taken to the streets of Burundi’s capital Bujumbura to celebrate the release of a prominent journalist controversially charged with the murder of three Italian nuns.
Jeb Bush attacks Obama for entering into talks with Iran and insists ’the world is slipping out of control’
Prospective 2016 US Presidential candidate criticises Obama for entering into talks with Iran and says ‘everywhere you look, the world is slipping out of control’
Two Russian Bear bombers seen in skies off south west coast of England,RAF (Royal Air Force) fighter jets scrambled to intercept and escort them away, RAF says. This Comes a day after UK’s Defence Secretary warned of Russian aggression Earlier this week, a Russian warship had to be escorted through Channel