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Rwanda Protests Against U.S. Policy On ‘Conflict Minerals’

Rwanda Protests Against U.S. Policy On ‘Conflict Minerals’

Rwanda has protested against the U.S. sanctioned conflict minerals program that prevents exit of minerals from ten countries neighbouring the DR Congo, a region considered as a conflict zone…

Stage 2 :Tour du Rwanda Yellow Jersey Stays Home

Stage 2 :Tour du Rwanda Yellow Jersey Stays Home

Home hero Emile Bintunimana stretched to the finish line of the 2nd stage of Tour du Rwanda taking the 1st position at 3:02:18 as veteran rider Abraham Ruhumuriza…

Rwanda Condemns Paris Terror Attacks

Rwanda Condemns Paris Terror Attacks

The government of Rwanda has condemned the multiple terror attacks in the Frances capital Paris, which have claimed an estimated 150 people and dozens of causalities. French President Francois Hollande…

 A Toss To The Unsung Heroes

 A Toss To The Unsung Heroes

In April 1994, Rwanda fell into a horrific genocide against Tutsi, where extremist leaders of the former regime launched a campaign that would ensure the extermination of Tutsi in the…

When Rwanda’s Kagame got loudest cheers in Tanzania

When Rwanda’s Kagame got loudest cheers in Tanzania

Days before newly elected Tanzania President John Pombe Magufuli  was to be inaugurated, speculation was rife on social media that President Paul Kagame of Rwanda would boycott the event. But…

First Lady leaves Rwandan audience in tears

First Lady leaves Rwandan audience in tears

It was a morning filled with jubilation as hundreds of participants sung and danced to patriotic songs at parliament today, but also reflection and emotions as the First Lady Mrs…

Senators Unanimously Endorse Draft Constitution

Senators Unanimously Endorse Draft Constitution

Ninety two percent (24 out of 26) of Rwandan senators on Thursday unanimously endorsed the draft document of the revised constitution and forwarded it to the Legal and Constitutional Commission…

Kigali Today Trains Local Journalists

Kigali Today Trains Local Journalists

Kigali Today Ltd has taken matters into its hands to address the lack of enough skilled journalists in the industry. “We have decided to find solutions to the problem,” says…

Kagame In Tanzania For Magufuli Ceremony

Kagame In Tanzania For Magufuli Ceremony

President Paul Kagame flew to Tanzania’s capital Dar-Es-Saram early morning to attend the swearing in ceremony of President-elect John Pombe Joseph Magufuli. President-elect Magufuli from…

Rwanda Defends Rights Record At Geneve UN Review

Rwanda Defends Rights Record At Geneve UN Review

Rwanda has attracted various schools of thought at the ongoing Universal Periodic Review (UPR) cycle in Geneva, Switzerland, as the country presented its second national report on Human Rights. Some…

US Attorney General Hold Talks With Kagame

US Attorney General Hold Talks With Kagame

US Attorney General, Loretta E. Lynch, who is in Rwanda since Monday, met with President Paul Kagame on Tuesday and held bilateral talks. Her country has been Rwanda’s strongest…

US Attorney Honours Genocide Victims

US Attorney Honours Genocide Victims

US Attorney General, Loretta E. Lynch, has honoured victims of the genocide against Tutsi that claimed over a million lives in 1994. Lynch visited Rwanda’s Kigali genocide memorial…