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Minister Sezibera Calls for Reinforced EU-AU to Tackle Security Threats

Minister Sezibera Calls for Reinforced EU-AU to Tackle Security Threats

Rwanda’s Foreign Affairs Minister and International Cooperation, Dr. Richard Sezibera, says both Europe and Africa grapples with multiple threats to its security – and called for cooperation to contain them…

Bye Bye Judge Theodor Meron

Bye Bye Judge Theodor Meron

Today – January 18, 2019 marks the last day in office for the American Judge Theodor Meron 88, President of the International Residual Mechanism for Criminal Tribunals. The mechanism is a…

TRIBERT RUJUGIRO: How a Businessman is Fleecing African Countries of Taxes

TRIBERT RUJUGIRO: How a Businessman is Fleecing African Countries of Taxes

To the unsuspecting individual, Tribert Rujugiro Ayabatwa, is a businessman with interests in the Tobacco industry in various countries.  However, over the last few years, allegations of shoddy deals have…

Rwanda’s Kinazi Cassava Plant Targets Three Key U.S. Markets

Rwanda’s Kinazi Cassava Plant Targets Three Key U.S. Markets

Kinazi Cassava Plant – a local processing factory has announced plans to target a market in three key U.S. States; California, Colorado and Oregon as it hunts big consumers. The…

Kagame Expected in Addis Ababa for High Level Meeting on DR Congo

Kagame Expected in Addis Ababa for High Level Meeting on DR Congo

President Paul Kagame who doubles as the current chairperson of the African Union is expected in Ethiopia’s capital Addis Ababa on Thursday, January 17, 2019, where he will chair…

Rwanda, Equatorial Guinea Sign Tourism, Airspace Agreements

Rwanda, Equatorial Guinea Sign Tourism, Airspace Agreements

Signing agreements between Rwanda and Equatorial Guinea Rwanda and Equatorial Guinea have signed four cooperation agreements which are expected to strengthen bilateral relationship between the two countries. The signing was…

Africa’s Single Market to Come into Force In July 2019

Africa’s Single Market to Come into Force In July 2019

Celebrations are expected to fill up Niamey – the capital city of Niger to officially bring the Africa Continental Free Trade Area (CFTA) into force, a historic milestone. In March this…

Belgium Contracts Private Company for Schengen Visa Applications

Belgium Contracts Private Company for Schengen Visa Applications

The Belgian embassy in Rwanda has outsourced a private company to manage Schengen visa application procedures, which could reduce the risk of conmen preying on Rwandan applicants. The Embassy has…

Important Moments of First Lady Jeannette Kagame’s Visit to Japan

Important Moments of First Lady Jeannette Kagame’s Visit to Japan

On the second day of the working visit to Japan, First Lady Jeannette Kagame took part in ‘Ikebana’, the Japanese cultural art of flower arrangement, traditionally done by…

Kagame, Japan Prime Minister Witness Signing of Nzove Water Project

Kagame, Japan Prime Minister Witness Signing of Nzove Water Project

Following their bilateral discussions as part of his 2-day official visit to Japan, President Paul Kagame and Prime Minister Shinzo Abe of Japan today witnessed the signing of a…

Kagame, First Lady in Japan for Official Visit

Kagame, First Lady in Japan for Official Visit

President Paul Kagame and First Lady Jeannette Kagame started a 2-day state visit to Japan, where they are expected to attend several events. On the first day, they will…

Pastor Who Planned Massacre of 5000 Tutsi Denied Early Release

Pastor Who Planned Massacre of 5000 Tutsi Denied Early Release

The Helsinki Court of Appeals on Friday denied genocide convict Pastor Francois Bazaramba’s request for early release from his life imprisonment citing the seriousness of his crimes. Bazaramba is…