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African Union Reforms: How Fast Are Member States?

African Union Reforms: How Fast Are Member States?

It is a busy two last months of 2018 for the African Union member states. About 10 big events remain on the AU schedule before end of the year – starting…

CAF U-23 Qualifiers: Rwanda, DR Congo settle for a goalless draw

CAF U-23 Qualifiers: Rwanda, DR Congo settle for a goalless draw

Rwanda and neighbours DR Congo played a goalless draw in the first leg of the first round qualifiers of the 2019 Africa U23 Cup of Nations in a tight game…

Thousands to Convene in Rwanda for Africa’s Climate Forum

Thousands to Convene in Rwanda for Africa’s Climate Forum

Over 1000 policy makers, experts, investors and financial specialists from across Africa are expected in Rwanda’s capital Kigali to discuss Africa’s green growth agenda and climate change. Themed…

First Lady: To End Corruption in Africa, Have More Women In Leadership

First Lady: To End Corruption in Africa, Have More Women In Leadership

Rwanda’s First Lady Jeannette Kagame has tasked members of the Pan-African parliament to step up against corruption, saying it will save the ‘weak and poor’ in the society…

Rwanda Sends 150 Personnel for EAC Military Exercise

Rwanda Sends 150 Personnel for EAC Military Exercise

Rwanda Defence Force (RDF) announced on Tuesday that 150 of its officers and others from Rwanda National Police and civilians will tomorrow, October 31, depart for Tanzania to participate in…

South Africa Endorses CFTA Agreement

South Africa Endorses CFTA Agreement

In March this year, African countries including top largest economies such as South Africa joined their fellow African Union member countries to sign the historic African Continental Free Trade Area…

Tortured in Uganda, Rwandan Businessman Narrates Ordeal

Tortured in Uganda, Rwandan Businessman Narrates Ordeal

Patrick Niyigena, a 38-year-old Rwandan businessman may not dream of crossing the Rwandan border to Uganda again, after he was allegedly tortured by members of Uganda Security operatives…

Rwanda Launches Refugee Passport

Rwanda Launches Refugee Passport

Rwanda has introduced a digitally readable passport to refugees to allow them free movement across the world like any citizen. According to Rwanda Directorate General of Immigration and Emigration, issuing…

S. Africa King Commends Rwanda’s Resilience

S. Africa King Commends Rwanda’s Resilience

His Majesty King Goodwill Zwelithini has used the three-day annual reed dance festival to call on Southern African countries to work for greater cooperation, learning from Rwanda. Zwelithini was…

African Leaders Commit to Stop ‘Blame Game’ on Poor Agriculture Yields

African Leaders Commit to Stop ‘Blame Game’ on Poor Agriculture Yields

  Rwanda’s President Paul Kagame, President Nana Akufo-Addo of Ghana, Kenya’s Deputy President Willaim Ruto and Prime Minister of Gabon Emmanuel Issoze-Ngondet have pledged to engage…

Imbuto Foundation, Partners Show Students How to Get Scholarships Abroad

Imbuto Foundation, Partners Show Students How to Get Scholarships Abroad

Imbuto Foundation – a Rwandan philanthropy organization and its education partners are conducting a training session that will increase chances to hundreds of African high school finalists to get university…

Importing Commodities Africa Has Should Be Termed ‘Illicit Flow’- Kagame

Importing Commodities Africa Has Should Be Termed ‘Illicit Flow’- Kagame

President Paul Kagame has said that importing goods that are available in Africa should be added to the definition of illicit financial flows. He made this point while giving his…