Rwanda


Rwandan-British wife of exiled opponent in Kigali court

2017-03-23 21:57

The pregnant Rwandan-British wife of an exiled opposition official has appeared in a Kigali court accused of seeking to form an armed group and revealing state secrets.

Chad's Faki assumes African Union leadership, pledges reform

2017-03-14 22:02

Chad's former foreign minister Moussa Faki Mahamat has assumed office as head of the African Union Commission, pledging to reform the institution and tackle the continent's many crises.

Rights group says Rwanda detains wife of opposition figure

2017-03-06 17:01

Human Rights Watch is urging Rwandan authorities to charge or free the wife of an opposition figure who it says has been held incommunicado for more than two weeks.

Rwandan man involved in 1994 genocide gets 15-year sentence

2017-03-02 22:28

A judge has ordered a 15-year prison term for a Rwandan man who lied to gain entry into the US after helping carry out deadly attacks during his country's 1994 genocide.

Swedish court upholds life term for Rwandan man for genocide

2017-02-15 20:55

An appellate court in Sweden has upheld a life sentence for a man from Rwanda who faced charges related to his role in the 1994 genocide in the East African country.

Rwanda fires 200 police officers accused of corruption

2017-02-06 21:06

Rwanda's government has dismissed 200 police officers implicated in corruption as the East African country strives to maintain its reputation as largely free of petty graft.

Burundi: Army major killed as violence persists

2017-01-26 16:27

A military official says an army major has been shot and killed by a colleague in a remote area of Burundi.

Hundreds attend last Rwandan king's funeral

2017-01-16 08:30

Hundreds of people have turned out for the funeral of Rwanda's last king, Kigeli V, in the country's former royal capital Nyanza..

VW moves into Kenya, Rwanda in Africa expansion

2016-12-22 09:02

Volkswagen on opened a new assembly plant in Kenya and launched plans for a ride-sharing service in Rwanda as it seeks to take advantage of surging car demand in Africa.

Rwandan opposition leader announces presidential bid

2016-12-18 10:00

Rwanda's Democratic Green party president Frank Habineza, head of the only government-recognised opposition party, has announced he would stand as a candidate at next year's presidential election.

 

Pope begs forgiveness for church role in Rwanda genocide

2017-03-20 18:03

Pope Francis has begged forgiveness for the "sins and failings of the church and its members" during Rwanda's 1994 genocide and told Rwanda's president that he hoped his apology would help the country heal

Rwanda says gunmen flee to Burundi after killing 2

2017-03-13 20:47

Rwanda's military says two Rwandan civilians were killed in an attack allegedly carried out by gunmen who later fled into neighboring Burundi.

Africa Hotel Investment Forum returns to Rwanda

2017-03-06 14:12

The Africa Hotel Investment Forum - taking place alongside AviaDev Africa in Kigali, Rwanda - is set to attract more than 500 executives from 45 countries.

Rwandan man involved in 1994 genocide faces US prison term

2017-03-02 10:16

A federal judge is expected to sentence a Rwandan man for lying to gain citizenship in the US after helping carry deadly attacks during the country's 1994 genocide.

US judge finds that Rwandan man was active in 1994 genocide

2017-02-09 21:35

A US federal judge has found that a Rwandan man actively participated in the country's 1994 genocide.

30 DRC M23 militia fighters seek refuge in Rwanda

2017-01-30 17:02

Thirty individuals claiming to be members of a Congolese militia group have sought refuge in neighbouring Rwanda, saying they were fleeing a Democratic Republic of Congo army offensive, says the Rwandan government .

Kenya, Rwanda ban poultry from Uganda over bird flu

2017-01-18 22:31

Kenyan and Rwandan authorities have said they had banned poultry products from neighbouring Uganda, where a virulent H5 strain of avian flu has broken out.

Uganda genocide cartoon sparks anger in Rwanda

2016-12-22 15:01

A state-owned Ugandan newspaper has apologised and retracted a cartoon about the Rwandan genocide which sparked a furore in the neighbouring country.

We can't afford Christmas here - Rwandan asylum seeker in Cape Town

2016-12-22 07:17

For Rwandan asylum seeker Beatrice Ingabire, Christmas will be a day like any other. “My children have never experienced any celebrations; we can’t even afford birthday celebrations,” she says.

Rwanda confirms August 2017 presidential election date

2016-12-10 16:36

Rwanda will stage presidential elections next August, according to a government statement.

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