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Ms. Geek: Rwanda’s Search for High Tech Girl

Ms. Geek: Rwanda’s Search for High Tech Girl

Rwanda is known to be home to some of the most beautiful women in the world. And, the search for the finest girl to crown “Miss Rwanda”, is one of…

Inside story: How Habyarimana Betrayed Opposition Politicians

Inside story: How Habyarimana Betrayed Opposition Politicians

January 5, 1994 was a good day for the Rwanda Patriotic Front (RPF) Inkotanyi and other oppositionpolitical parties in Rwanda. The ruling party, MRND, had accepted an interim government made…

Kagame Meets Nkurunziza As Violence Escalates in Burundi

Kagame Meets Nkurunziza As Violence Escalates in Burundi

President Paul Kagame received his Burundian counterpart, Pierre Nkurunziza early this morning in Huye district, a border town to Burundi in Southern Rwanda. The two presidents discussed Burundi’s…

Rwanda has gained nothing from independence-Kagame

Rwanda has gained nothing from independence-Kagame

There is nothing to celebrate about getting independence from colonial masters, President Paul Kagame unhappily told a crowd of students in Huye this afternoon. “Ask yourself, what we got out…

Rwanda In The Eyes Of A Genocide Survivor Who Lived Close To Kagame’s Bunker

Rwanda In The Eyes Of A Genocide Survivor Who Lived Close To Kagame’s Bunker

A stinging mist blows east on the rolling hills of Northern Rwanda, overlooking beautiful green tea plantations. Florence Iribagiza, 39, a Rwandan businesswoman in the rural Rwanda, endures the biting…

Is Mugesera Haunted by His Grandfather’s Ghost?

Is Mugesera Haunted by His Grandfather’s Ghost?

Once upon a time in his childhood, Dr. Leon Mugesera, now battling a case for alleged genocide crimes, sat in front of his grandfather with his siblings listening to the…

Rwanda Suspicious Over France’s Declassified Genocide Docs

Rwanda Suspicious Over France’s Declassified Genocide Docs

Rwanda is suspicious about President Francois Holland’spromised classified dossiers with evidence on France’s involvement in the genocide against the Tutsi between 1990 and 1995. On Tuesday…

Genocide Survivor Attacked, Seriously Wounded

Genocide Survivor Attacked, Seriously Wounded

Bernadette Uwizeyimana, a genocide survivor and mother of two, is currently admitted at Bugarama health center in Rusizi District after she was attacked by unknown assailants that attempted to kill…

Rwanda And Malaria playing Cat And Mouse Game

Rwanda And Malaria playing Cat And Mouse Game

Rwanda is currently experiencing a sudden rise in malaria infection cases, which health authorities say threatens the country’s previous efforts to rollback the epidemic. Netsforlife, a charity that partners…

How Genocide Cries From Rwanda Echoed As Far As Italy

How Genocide Cries From Rwanda Echoed As Far As Italy

Tonia Locatelli, an Italian nun, flew to Rwanda in 1972, when she was 35 years old. Little did she know that she would be a victim of the genocide against…

21st Commemoration: Pictorial

21st Commemoration: Pictorial

In Rwanda, the Flame of Remembrance has been lit by President Paul Kagame and the First Lady to mark the 21st commemoration of the Genocide against Tutsi which claimed over…

Obama Inspired by Rwanda’s Resolve

Obama Inspired by Rwanda’s Resolve

As the world mourns millions of Rwandans who perished during the genocide against Tutsi in 1994, President Barack Obama, whose country remains haunted by its failure to intervene, said the…