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Burundian refugees face no epidemic risk- UNHCR 

Burundian refugees face no epidemic risk- UNHCR 

The UN Refugee Agency (UNHCR) has asserted that Rwanda has effectively responded to the influx of several thousand refugees from Burundi over the last two months. The remarks were made by Dr. Azam Saber, the UNHCR country representative 19 May 2015, while discussing with Rwanda’s Minister of Disaster Management and Refugee Affairs (MIDIMAR) Seraphine Mukantabana. […]

Gasana urges new police cadets to uphold professionalism

The Inspector General of Police (IGP) Emmanuel K. Gasana has welcomed the recently graduated Police cadet officers and urged them to uphold professionalism at all times. IGP Gasana said this on May 18, while briefing the 462 officer graduates who had just returned from one week break ahead of being deployed in different departments and […]

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Dutch companies to boost TVET in Rwanda

Africa in motion foundation, Max Koffi and PersCe Company, Leon Van Belle from the Netherlands announced plans to explore possibilities of creating partnerships with key stake holders in Technical Vocation Education and Training (TVET) in Rwanda. The partnership aims to setup several practical oriented woodworking training centers and other sectors. According to Koffi, the purpose […]

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World Bank commends Isange One Stop Centre

The World Bank Managing Director and Chief Operating Officer, Sri Mulyani Indrawati hailed Isange One Stop Centre as an excellent model which offers hope to victims of gender based violence (GBV). While visiting the centre on May 15, 2015 Indrawati, noted that offering such high level services to victims of GBV is important in the […]

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World Bank seek deep partnership with Rwanda

The World Bank Group has disclosed plans to strengthen partnership with Rwanda in the area of development towards the country’s ambitious plan in eradicating poverty in five years time. This was disclosed by the World Bank Group Managing Director, Sri Mulyani Indrawat on May 14, while discussing with President Paul Kagame in Kigali. “We have […]

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Rwanda: Kwibuka21 to focus on fighting Genocide denial and revisionism

On 7 April 2015, Rwandans across the country will commemorate the 1994 Genocide against the Tutsi for the 21st time. They will honour the million lives lost in a hundred days. Known as ‘Kwibuka’ – the Kinyarwanda word for ‘remember’ – this year’s commemoration will focus on fighting Genocide denial and revisionism. Both the mourning […]

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Rwanda: Government in disaster management drive

Seraphine Mukantabana, the Minister of Disaster Management and Refugee Affairs (MIDMAR) launched a web portal that will raise national wide awareness on disaster preparedness. The move will facilitate disaster data and information sharing as well as improve response to disasters. “The web portal will help the public to get accurate information that can guide them […]

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Kigali restaurants risk being closed over hygiene

Nyarugenge district Mayor, Solange Mukasonga has warned restaurant owners in the district to uphold cleanliness and hygiene standards in order to avoid food poisoning and other incidents that have been caused by poor hygiene. The Mayor says that many restaurants in the city of Kigali are not taking serious the requirements of maintaining hygiene and […]

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Minister Harerimana challenges youth to safeguard country’s dev’t

Minister of Internal Security, Sheikh Musa Fazil Harerimana, challenged youth to have a specific duty to safeguard the peace and development that Rwanda has achieved by promoting patriotism and unity in their communities. Harerimana was speaking at Nkumba Ubutore Training Center while officially opening the third intake of the Youth Volunteers in Crime Prevention that […]

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Kagame commends women’s commitment to promoting unity in Rwanda

President Kagame commended women from Unity Club “Intwararumuri” as well as Rwandans who have dedicated their time to promote unity and reconciliation in the Rwandan society. He made remarks at the celebration organized by Unity Club members and Rwanda Leaders Network (RWLN) for the Women’s Day Celebrations dinner in Kigali. “Promoting gender equality is not […]

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