’They live together with the people who killed their families, and this living together is what’s building the nation’.Genocide may be ‘the same everywhere,’ but in one African nation education and grassroots justice enable victims to come to terms with the crimes perpetrated by their neighbors
Congo on Friday welcomed Morocco’s decision to return to the African Union, its “great African family.”
Zimbabwe President Robert Mugabe has accused some African leaders of cowardice. The criticism comes in the wake of the African Union’s push for permanent seats on the United Nation’s Security Council.
The President of Equatorial Guinea, Teodoro Obiang Nguema has promoted his son Teodorin Nguema Obiang to the position of Vice President in charge of defense and security, according to a decree read on Wednesday on state television.
Chadian President Idriss Deby who is also the African Union (AU) Chairperson, arrived in Rwanda, Capital Kigali on Wednesday for a one-day state visit ahead of forthcoming African Union Summit.
First Lady Jeannette Kagame has said social entrepreneurship can be one of Africa’s most benefiting avenues for economic transformation of the continent.
Rwanda’s President Paul Kagame has revealed how he did not seek to prolong his time in office, but decided to run for a third term because his people Rwandans forced him to do so.
Lt Gen (Rtd) Romeo Dallaire is in Rwanda to discuss and conclude a Memorandum of Understanding between the Dallaire Initiative Organisation and the Rwanda Defense Force (RDF) on combating the problematic of recruitment and use of Child Soldiers.
Ten hospital staff at Kirehe, Nyanza and Nyamasheke hospitals were on May 11 arrested over misappropriation of hospital funds.
May 10 Unilever Plc’s -Rwandan subsidiary plans to invest up to $50 million to set up a tea processing factory, develop two tea estates and support small-scale producers in the African country, it said on Tuesday.
Four secondary schools in Kicukiro have established anti-crime clubs as part of their efforts to strengthen their internal discussions and raise awareness against crimes and abuse of drugs in particular.
Police in Kigali have arrested a 48-year old man pretending to be a Tanzanian, wanted for his role in the 1994 Genocide against the Tutsi.
Government officials, locals and other well wishers yesterday joined hands and lay to rest the 35 people who died in the landslides caused by heavy rains that happened over the weekend in Gakenke District the Northern Province of the country.
The World Economic Forum on Africa due to open in Kigali, Rwanda on Wednesday will explore ways to prepare the African continent for the digital era, Elsie Kanza, Head of Africa and Member of the Executive Committee, World Economic Forum said Monday.
The civil parties in genocide trial of two former Rwandan mayors, which opens Tuesday in Paris, Monday, expressed their "deep concern" after the withdrawal of a specialized magistrate who was to support the charge.
From Kinshasa, in an interview with IRIN (Integrated Regional Information Networks), in the week of Monday, May 2, 2016 to Friday, May 6, 2016, Mr. Lambert Mende Omalanga, spokesman of the Government of the DRC Congo, informed the international community of recruitment by Rwanda, Negative Force M23, to attack Burundi.
This is a historic trial that opens Tuesday in Paris. Yet a few weeks ago, Aurelia Devos, record specialist and approached as co- General Counsel, threw in the towel.
It was not until twenty years before France finally decided to try one of the actors of the 1994 genocide in Rwanda, refugees on its territory.
Rwanda National Police (RNP)’s Environmental Protection Unit (EPU), along with several other stakeholders have joined efforts in a new drive to sensitive people living along Gishwati and Mukura forests to stop and fight illegal mining activities and other environmental degradation activities in and around the reserves.
At least 800,000 people were slaughtered in a 100-day orgy of violence instigated by the extremist Hutu regime in power in Rwanda in 1994.
49 people are believed to have lost their lives and more than 500 houses were completely destroyed after heavy rains with landslides swept off all the houses and agricultural plantations leaving thousands homeless and others crying over famine.
Twenty-two years after the genocide in Rwanda, the endless series of Franco-Rwandan relations do not advance.
The deputy leader of Rwandan rebels blamed for atrocities in eastern Democratic Republic of Congo has been brought to the capital following his arrest, a Congolese minister said Friday.
A four-month Supervisory Course ended on May 6 at the National Police College (NPC) in Musanze District as Rwanda National Police (RNP) continues to upgrade the skills of its personnel in varied policing disciplines under its capacity building strategy.
Police in Nyagatare District are holding two men who were arrested as they allegedly attempted to sneak in the country over 53, 300 forged Rwanda Revenue Authority (RRA) labels.
Forum for Democratic Change party has revealed during their Thursday national wide protests the government is suspected to have used some security agents from outside the country to harass, shot and beat their supporters during protests.
Thousands of children of Burundian refugees in Rwanda have been integrated into Rwandan schools, according to the Rwanda humanitarian situation report released by the United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF).
A cashier at a savings and credit cooperative (SACCO) branch in Rugendabari Sector of Muhanga District has been arrested in connection with embezzlement of about Rwf7 million.
KIGALI-RWANDA- Rwanda National Police (RNP) wishes to clarify an unfortunate shooting incident that occurred on Thursday morning around 7:30 am in Busogo Sector of Musanze District.
The newly appointed Zambia Defence Attaché (DA) to Rwanda, Brig Gen G Chibangu Tuba presented her letter of credentials to Hon Minister of Defence, Gen James Kabarebe.
The African Union (AU) and Rwanda have signed an agreement over the holding of the 27th AU summit in Kigali slated for July 10-18.
Rescuers find young girl in bucket wrapped in a blanket after disaster in which 23 people died.
Authorities in Kenya have arrested the owner of a building that collapsed Friday in the capital, Nairobi, as the death toll from the accident rose to at least 21 people.
State House: A UPDF soldier attached to Special Forces Command [SFC] has been struck dead by lightning and others are nursing wounds.
Where are the Batwa? Are they part of Rwanda? Every Rwandan national should sit back and think about this.
Twenty five military, police and civilian officers from five Eastern Africa Standby Force Member States are attending a one week training programme on International Humanitarian Law at Rwanda Peace Academy (RPA) in Musanze.
Police is holding a suspect who has been arrested in Ngoma District trying to circulate fake money.
President Kenyatta sets fires to biggest stockpile of ivory tusks ever destroyed, in statement against ivory trade.
At least 14 people have been killed and many others injured or displaced after heavy rains pounded Kenya’s capital Nairobi Friday night, the police said Saturday.
A director with a local public university is under investigation over fraud that saw the institution lose over Sh30 million in a land-buying scandal.