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VICTORY: Kagame Re-elected With Landslide

VICTORY: Kagame Re-elected With Landslide

Candidate Paul Kagame 59, has won presidential elections with a total of 6,650,722 votes (98.63%), according to provisional results that were published on Saturday. Candidate Frank Habineza…

Excitement as Rwandans Go to Polls

Excitement as Rwandans Go to Polls

Millions of Rwandan voters have this morning queued at polling stations to elect the next president scheduled to serve a 7-year term – the third presidential election after the…

Security Concerns Prevent Rwandans in Burundi From voting

Security Concerns Prevent Rwandans in Burundi From voting

Rwanda’s Electoral Body NEC has cited security concerns as the main reason why Rwandans living in Burundi and Democratic Republic of Congo did not vote today. Rwanda&#8217…

Kagame Offers Himself as ‘Shock Absorber’ for Rwanda

Kagame Offers Himself as ‘Shock Absorber’ for Rwanda

Twenty days of aggressive presidential campaigns have come to an end and the next task is for voters to decide who will be the next president of Rwanda on Thursday…

Kagame Pledges Electricity for All, NOT for Many

Kagame Pledges Electricity for All, NOT for Many

Paul Kagame the Rwanda Patriotic Front party flag bearer has promised that in his next presidential term, electricity will be rolled-out to all Rwandans. The government which last month…

Gicumbi Supporters Call Candidate Kagame ‘Our Son’

Gicumbi Supporters Call Candidate Kagame ‘Our Son’

Candidate Paul Kagame has concluded his up country campaigns with Gicumbi district, a region from where “he crafted Rwanda.” In the early days of the liberation struggle under the command…

RPF Doesn’t Make Empty Promises – Kagame to Supporters

RPF Doesn’t Make Empty Promises – Kagame to Supporters

Candidate Paul Kagame doesn’t want to promise voters what he clearly knows would not be delivered. “While campaigning, we say things as they are. We do not dramatize…

Kagame Takes Campaign to Region with RPF “Special Pact”

Kagame Takes Campaign to Region with RPF “Special Pact”

Twenty seven years ago, the Rwanda Patriotic Front rebels shifted their battle frontline from a flat terrain East to the forested mountainous north. The rebels built a special bond with…

Kagame is Extraordinary – Says Senate President

Kagame is Extraordinary – Says Senate President

Rwanda’s Senate President, Bernard Makuza has described candidate Paul Kagame as an extraordinary leader who should be given another chance to lead his country. During the armed liberation…

Presidential Campaigns Have not Affected other Activities

Presidential Campaigns Have not Affected other Activities

In every corner of the country, presidential campaigns have intensified since July 14. It has become a normal occurrence seeing  flags of political parties flying everywhere,candidates using all strategies…

Kagame Promises to Speed Up Rusizi Growth

Kagame Promises to Speed Up Rusizi Growth

Candidate Paul Kagame has promised voters in Rusizi district  that when elected for the next presidential term, he will speed up works to transform the area. The Rwanda Patriotic Front…

Kagame Reminds Voters Rusizi is Part of Rwanda

Kagame Reminds Voters Rusizi is Part of Rwanda

For many years, the genocide regime treated differently residents of Rusizi district bordering Burundi and the Democratic Republic of Congo. It was total discrimination –  The former President Juvenal Habyarimana…