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No Political Prisoners Have Been Released in Rwanda

No Political Prisoners Have Been Released in Rwanda

  None of the 2,140 inmates set free last week by government had any political cases but rather committed serious crimes ranging from abortion to theft, a review of…

Kagame Pardons Ingabire, Kizito Mihigo

Kagame Pardons Ingabire, Kizito Mihigo

President Paul Kagame has commuted the prison sentences of Ingabire Victoire who had been sentenced to 15 years and singer Kizito Mihigo who had been sentenced to 10 years on…

Jambo ASBL and the Story of a Military Camp in Southern Rwanda

Jambo ASBL and the Story of a Military Camp in Southern Rwanda

This September 2018, students all over Rwanda are a few weeks into the 3rd and last term of the academic year. But back in 1993, September was beginning of the…

Huye: From Intellectual to Dormant Town

Huye: From Intellectual to Dormant Town

Venaranda Bankundiye was attracted by the big crowd of students at University of Rwanda-Huye campus and opened a restaurant with a well searched name “Macrobiotic” in 2007. Unique with…

Rwanda Will Not Wait for Deadline to Become HIV Free – Jeannette   Kagame

Rwanda Will Not Wait for Deadline to Become HIV Free – Jeannette   Kagame

The First Lady Jeannette Kagame, has urged Rwandans to join hands for an HIV free country. She made this call while launching the “Free to Shine Rwanda” Campaign, an initiative…

Illegally Married Women Could Be Granted Right to Land

Illegally Married Women Could Be Granted Right to Land

With the new land policy under elaboration, illegally married women could get rights to land. The Rwanda Land Management and Use Authority (RLMUA) and the Ministry of Land and Forestry…

Rwanda Maintains Democratic, Transparent Elections – AU Observers

Rwanda Maintains Democratic, Transparent Elections – AU Observers

African Union Election Observation Mission (AUEOM) has commended Rwanda for a culture of holding peaceful elections African Union (AU) launched its election observation mission in Rwanda on July 22 with…

Four Arrested over Malpractices at Polling Stations

Four Arrested over Malpractices at Polling Stations

Four election volunteers were arrested for exhibiting suspicious behaviour during the just-concluded parliamentary elections, the National Electoral Commission(NEC)has said. While announcing provisional results for women parliamentary seats…

RPF Wins Majority Seats in Parliament

RPF Wins Majority Seats in Parliament

  Rwanda Patriotic Front (RPF) Inkotanyi has gained 40 seats out of 53 seats voted for in the parliamentary elctions that started held on September 3 ,2018. Opposition parties including…

Nyaruguru: Region Recovering from Burundian Gang Attack

Nyaruguru: Region Recovering from Burundian Gang Attack

Time check 4am, Monday morning. The sun has at least another hour’s lie in, but residents of Munini sector, Nyaruguru district are already awake and decorating a polling station…

Elections Update: 30% of Preliminary Results Show RPF Leading with over 70%

Elections Update: 30% of Preliminary Results Show RPF Leading with over 70%

Rwanda Patriotic Front (RPF) Inkotanyi could be jubilating with optimism towards dominating the country’s 4th Parliament with a landslide victory. The National Electoral Commission, just released 30% of the…

Massive Turn Up as Rwandans Elect Lawmakers

Massive Turn Up as Rwandans Elect Lawmakers

It is “wedding day” Spetember 3, as Rwandans have traditionally codenamed elections in the country. Millions of Rwandans across every corner of the country, woke up as early as 5…