Our social development programs are too focused on welfarism and too little on healing the social pain that is overwhelming so many, writes Mamphela Ramphele.
Rwandan prosecutors have charged a prominent critic of the president with forgery and inciting insurrection against the state.
President Jacob Zuma has congratulated Rwandan president-elect Paul Kagame on his recent election victory, after sweeping through the vote last week.
Rwandan election officials have tallied votes from a presidential poll expected to hand strongman Paul Kagame a massive victory and third term at the helm of the east African nation.
Rwandans are voting in a presidential election widely expected to return strongman Paul Kagame to office for a third seven-year term at the helm of the small east African nation.
Rwandans living outside the country have started voting, a day before the presidential election that longtime leader Paul Kagame is widely expected to win.
"Who can tell us what the 1994 genocide against the Tutsi was all about?" teacher Josephat Arinetwe asks his pupils as he chalks the question on the blackboard.
Rwandan President Paul Kagame is being inaugurated after winning re-election with nearly 99% of the vote.
The US says it is "disturbed by irregularities" in Rwanda's presidential election which saw Paul Kagame celebrate a third consecutive victory with nearly 99% of the vote.
Rwandans have voted in an election that the country's longtime president was widely expected to win, while the foreign minister mocked the head of Human Rights Watch for calling the government a "murderous dictatorship."
Rwandans are voting in an election that the country's longtime president Paul Kagame is widely expected to win.
Rwanda, which holds a presidential election on Friday, is governed by Paul Kagame, who first became de facto leader when his Rwandan Patriotic Front rebels halted a 1994 genocide.
Rwandan President Paul Kagame is already claiming victory in next month's election, as campaign begins.
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