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Rwandan police killed in Haiti

Rwandan police killed in Haiti

  Two police officers part of the Rwandan peacekeeping contingent in Haiti have been shot dead, the National Police announced Thursday in a statement. The officers are both female – were…

2015: A Year With Rwanda’s First Lady

2015: A Year With Rwanda’s First Lady

It is July 3, 2015 on a sunny Friday and villagers of Nyanza district are eagerly waiting for First Lady Jeannette Kagame. Women are dressed in colourful traditional outfits (imishanana…

No Case For Deported Rwandans From Zambia 

No Case For Deported Rwandans From Zambia 

Rwandans deported from Zambia have no case to answer; Rwanda’s prosecution has told KT Press. News spread on Boxing Day that Egide Rwasibo, formally a staff of the…

How Some Rwandans Enjoy Christmas

How Some Rwandans Enjoy Christmas

On Christmas eve, Regis Rwirangira and his wife from Remera in Gasabo district drove to an orphanage to surprise a lonely eight year old boy. What they did has overwhelmed…

Christmas In Rwanda With No Christmas Tree

Christmas In Rwanda With No Christmas Tree

Rwandans are joining their families across the country to celebrate the birth of Jesus Christ-Christmas tomorrow, December 25. Very important on this day, is erecting a Christmas tree decorated…

Rwanda will not send troops to Burundi- Kagame

Rwanda will not send troops to Burundi- Kagame

Hopes that Rwanda might intervene in Burundi have been crashed, indefinitely. For days now, Rwanda has been under pressure to intervene in the ongoing crisis in neghbouring Burundi. Burundian refugees…

Don’t Risk Trafficking Rwandan Women, Long Jail Sentences Coming

Don’t Risk Trafficking Rwandan Women, Long Jail Sentences Coming

Harsher and severe penalties await anyone caught trafficking a Rwandan citizen, it has been agreed upon during the ongoing National Dialogue in Kigali. At the moment, perpetrators get a sentence…

Rwanda Will Be Great Soon – Kagame

Rwanda Will Be Great Soon – Kagame

  The State of the Nation Address Kigali, 21 December 2015 I would like to begin by welcoming everyone to the 13th meeting of the National Umushyikirano Council, including all…

All Rwandan Schools Begin Feeding Students In 2016

All Rwandan Schools Begin Feeding Students In 2016

Rwandan students will not worry about studying on empty stomachs while in school beginning academic year 2016, Prime Minister Anastase Murekezi has announced. Apparently, food will be provided under a…

Kagame Assures of Regular Transfer of Power

Kagame Assures of Regular Transfer of Power

President Paul Kagame has assured Rwandans that the country will observe a regular transfer of power, but real power and decision-making should remain in the hands of the people…

FDLR Commander Defects, Runs With Escorts

FDLR Commander Defects, Runs With Escorts

Captain Jean Baptiste Gakwandi, a founding member of FDLR rebels based in DRC has dropped guns and headed back home in Rwanda. Gakwandi 47, who hails from Rutare sector in…

When Voters Spent Night At Polling Stations For Referendum

When Voters Spent Night At Polling Stations For Referendum

Seraphine Mukandamage, an old lady in her seventies was part of the crowd of voters today. The old lady woke up at 1:00am and headed to her polling station…