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A Quick Scan of Belgium and Rwanda

A Quick Scan of Belgium and Rwanda

Demographics – As of January 2015, the total population of Belgium was 11,190,845. Almost all of the population is urban, at 97% in 2004 As of 2015, Rwanda…

Long Wait Over, Rwandans in Belgium to Meet President Kagame

Long Wait Over, Rwandans in Belgium to Meet President Kagame

After seven years of waiting, thousands of Rwandans and friends in Belgium will on Saturday interact with President Paul Kagame during a special Rwanda Day event. The President is scheduled…

New Genocide Suspect Arrested in Denmark

New Genocide Suspect Arrested in Denmark

Danish Authorities have arrested another Rwandan-Danish national in connection with crimes committed during the 1994 Genocide against Tutsi in Rwanda. The suspect identified as Wenceslas Twagirayezu is a 49…

Genocide Academic Deported from U.S. Rejects Judge, Court Location

Genocide Academic Deported from U.S. Rejects Judge, Court Location

A court in southern Rwanda was today forced to adjourn hearing the case of Dr. Leopold Munyakazi who vowed, as he shouted, that he would only return  to court before…

Jeannette Kagame Speaks in Azerbaijan at Intercultural Dialogue

Jeannette Kagame Speaks in Azerbaijan at Intercultural Dialogue

The First Lady Mrs Jeannette Kagame has told a high level dialogue in Azerbaijan that to end violent extremism, men and women must be empowered together as a joint effort…

Ex-Miss France Sonia Rolland ‘Received 2000’ Hate Letters From Le Pen Party

Ex-Miss France Sonia Rolland ‘Received 2000’ Hate Letters From Le Pen Party

Sonia Rolland, Miss France 2000 and Rwandan – French movie star has expressed her discontent against the National Front and its presidential candidate Marine Le Pen following the party’s racism…

Harvard Medical School Recognizes Rwandan Physician for Global Health Work

Harvard Medical School Recognizes Rwandan Physician for Global Health Work

A Rwandan Doctor has scooped a prestigious “Harvard Global Health Catalyst: Distinguished Young Leader Award.” Dr. Christian Ntizimira was presented with the award on April 28th in recognition…

Malawi Court Invites Rwandan Prosecution to Vincent Murekezi Extradition Hearing #Kwibuka23

Malawi Court Invites Rwandan Prosecution to Vincent Murekezi Extradition Hearing #Kwibuka23

A delegation from Rwandan Prosecution is scheduled to fly to Malawi capital Lilongwe and attend a sensitive trial involving a wealthy businessman Vincent Murekezi also wanted in Rwanda to answer…

France24 TV Under Fire Over Rwanda Police Photos

France24 TV Under Fire Over Rwanda Police Photos

French broadcaster France24 has provoked angry reactions in Rwanda for the third time using photos of Rwandan security forces for a story on sexual abuse by French soldiers in Central…

China’s Xi Jinping Commits to Build Rwanda Economic Zone

China’s Xi Jinping Commits to Build Rwanda Economic Zone

It was pomp and fanfare in Beijing Friday as Chinese President Xi Jinping and First Lady received President Paul Kagame and First Lady Jeannette Kagame at the official residence where…

Kagame Due at Havard Next Week for 2nd Year in a Row

Kagame Due at Havard Next Week for 2nd Year in a Row

President Paul Kagame has been scheduled to speak at Harvard University’s Centre for International Development (CID), during a session untitled “A conversation with His Excellency Paul Kagame.” The session…

National Geographic Ready to Screen Rwanda Lions

National Geographic Ready to Screen Rwanda Lions

Rwanda will in March feature on the prestigious National Geographic channel – in a hour-long documentary depicting the return of Lions in the country’s Akagera national park…