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Kagame: Rwanda Will Never Be Branded ‘Small Failed Nation’ Again

Kagame: Rwanda Will Never Be Branded ‘Small Failed Nation’ Again

Rwanda has set its bar high and will never be the same again as it was 22 years ago when the country slipped into a genocide against Tutsi that left the country entirely destroyed. President Paul Kagame told more than 2000 youths at Petit Stade  that the world called Rwanda a ‘small failed state’ after it […]

Rwandans in Netherlands Commemorate Genocide Against Tutsi

Rwandans in cooperation with the International Institute of Social Studies in The Hague organized the 22nd commemoration of the 1994 Genocide against the Tutsi. Organised under the theme ‘Fighting Genocide Denial”, the event was attended by more than 100 participants including; students, professors, teachers, friends of Rwanda, Rwandan nationals living in the Netherlands and many others. […]

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Rwanda Security Chiefs Dismiss ‘Western Interference’

Rwanda has condemned foreign interference in Africa’s security matters which is seen as aimed at exploiting the continent. This declaration was made Thursday during a Senior Command and Staff Course Symposium on Peace, Security and Justice. “Foreign Interference in Africa is much easier than before simply because Africans handed themselves in for exploitation,” Gen. James […]

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MasterCard Commits $85 million to Projects in Rwanda

The MasterCard foundation has committed more than $85 million to various projects in Rwanda set to benefit projects in the fields of financial inclusion, education and economic opportunities for the youth. The announcement came after a delegation of the board members of the organization met President Paul Kagame at village Urugwiro in Kigali today. The chairman of the foundation […]

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How RPF Soldiers Rescued 2000 Tutsi at Saint Paul Centre

Gilbert Masengo survived the 1994 genocide against Tutsi in Rwanda. When the killings started on April 7, he fled from his parents home and sought refuge at Saint Paul Centre just a kilometer away. When the news spread that the plane carrying president Juvenal Habyarimana had been shot down on April 7, Masengo panicked after interahamwe murdered 20 girls […]

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Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma: We are satisfied with July Kigali AU Summit preparations so far

President Kagame yesterday met with Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma, Chairperson of African Union Commission country ahead of the 27th AU Summit which will be held in Kigali from July. President Kagame received Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma, Chairperson of the African Union, who has been visiting the country ahead of the 27th AU Summit which will be held in Kigali […]

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Suspect involved in murder in Uganda deported back home

  Rwanda National Police, on June 15, deported a Ugandan man wanted in his country in connection with murder. Musa Ariho Vimbi was handed over to Uganda Police Force at Gatuna border post. Vimbi, who hails from the south western district of Kabale, allegedly killed his brother last month apparently over family disputes, before fleeing […]

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Retailers Accuse Wholesalers of Tax Evasion

A misunderstanding between traders in Muhanga district, southern province may point to dubious ways of tax evasion. Last week, hundreds of retailers in Muhanga district volunteered to Rwanda revenue Authority (RRA)  and revealed information on how traders evade taxes. The traders were in a consultative meeting with Richard Tusabe the Commissioner General of Rwanda Revenue […]

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Incompetent Lawyers Sink Rwanda Government Into Losses

The government of Rwanda is losing at least Rwf1 billion every year in court battles due to incompetence of its lawyers. According to the Justice Minister Johnston Busingye, government has won 67% of cases in the past years and only increased by 7%. He said the gap remains big. Government has been paying at least […]

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Inside Rwanda’s Wars To Contain its Enemies and Friends

Rwanda is concerned there is still a lot of politicking about the issue of FDLR militia based in DRCongo and nothing is being done to remove the militia group which United States listed as a terrorist organisation.   Louise Mushikiwabo, the foreign affairs minister on Tuesday met members of both local and international media to update […]

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