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AllAfrica.com
Kagame Dismisses Intelligence ChiefKigali — Rwandan president Paul Kagame has dismissed Maj Gen Richard Rutatina a
Kagame Dismisses Intelligence Chief
AllAfrica.com / Posted 12 hours ago
Kigali — Rwandan president Paul Kagame has dismissed Maj Gen Richard Rutatina as head of military intelligence, commonly known as "J2", under unclear circumstances. A statement posted on the ministry of defence website on Monday stated that the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Intra-Africa Trade to Reduce Donor Dependence - KagamePresident Paul Kagame has said Rwanda does not intend to remain dependent on do
Intra-Africa Trade to Reduce Donor Dependence - Kagame
AllAfrica.com / Posted 12 hours ago
President Paul Kagame has said Rwanda does not intend to remain dependent on donor support but rather aims at transitioning to sustainable development by attracting investments and doing business. The President was yesterday speaking at World... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
We Can't Kick Out Helpless Burundians - MushikiwaboThe Government will continue to house and protect Burundian refugees who have f
We Can't Kick Out Helpless Burundians - Mushikiwabo
AllAfrica.com / Posted 12 hours ago
The Government will continue to house and protect Burundian refugees who have fled political instability in their homeland and will not be swayed by unfounded accusations from international actors with vested interests, Foreign Affairs minister... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
FIFA Secretary General Hails Rwanda's ProgressInternational Football Association (FIFA) acting Secretary General, Dr. Markus
FIFA Secretary General Hails Rwanda's Progress
AllAfrica.com / Posted 13 hours ago
International Football Association (FIFA) acting Secretary General, Dr. Markus Kattner has praised the level of development that Rwanda has reached after the tragic 1994 Genocide against the Tutsi. Dr. Kattner made the remarks on Monday after... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
President Kagame Fires Military Intelligence ChiefPresident Paul Kagame has fired Rwanda's head of military intelligence, Major G
President Kagame Fires Military Intelligence Chief
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
President Paul Kagame has fired Rwanda's head of military intelligence, Major General Richard Rutatina in unclear circumstances. In a statement posted Monday on the Ministry of Defence website, the president and commander-in-chief of the Rwanda... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Partners Commit to Preventing Child DeathsKigali — A NEW initiative has been launched to enhance universal access to immu
Partners Commit to Preventing Child Deaths
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
Kigali — A NEW initiative has been launched to enhance universal access to immunisation. Tagged "Every Shot Counts," it has been launched at the just-ended Orange African Nations Championship in Rwanda. The initiative is the latest focus of Africa... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
DR Congo Win Africa Nations ChampionshipThe Democratic Republic of Congo are the 2016 Africa Nations Championship (Chan
DR Congo Win Africa Nations Championship
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
The Democratic Republic of Congo are the 2016 Africa Nations Championship (Chan) winners. Coach Florent Ibenge's team humbled Mali 3-0 in the final played at the Amahoro Stadium in Kigali on Sunday night. After 28 minutes Mechak Elia gave DR Congo... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Hosting CHAN a Job Well DoneAfter several months of preparations, the African Nations Championship (CHAN),
Hosting CHAN a Job Well Done
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
After several months of preparations, the African Nations Championship (CHAN), successfully ended on Sunday in Kigali. Local and international football observers hailed Rwanda for the good organisation of the three-week tournament, which ended... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Maj Gen Musemakweli Appointed RDF's Army Chief of StaffPresident Paul Kagame has appointed Maj Gen Jacques Musemakweli as the Army Chi
Maj Gen Musemakweli Appointed RDF's Army Chief of Staff
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
President Paul Kagame has appointed Maj Gen Jacques Musemakweli as the Army Chief of Staff of the Rwanda Defence Forces, replacing Lt Gen Frank Mushyo Kamanzi. RDF has a Chief of Defence Staff, Army Chief of Staff, Air Force Chief of Staff and... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Kinshasa/Mali: DRC Clobber Mali to Take 2016 Chan CrownKigali — Elia Mechack struck a brace and Jonathan Bolingi added another goal as
Kinshasa/Mali: DRC Clobber Mali to Take 2016 Chan Crown
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
Kigali — Elia Mechack struck a brace and Jonathan Bolingi added another goal as DRC thrashed Mali 3-0 at Ahamoro Stadium, Kigali on Sunday to clinch their second African Nations Championship (Chan) title. The victory for the Leopards also sees them... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Rwanda Recruiting Refugees to Oust NkurunzizaGeneva — Rwanda recruited and trained refugees from Burundi, among them childre
Rwanda Recruiting Refugees to Oust Nkurunziza
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
Geneva — Rwanda recruited and trained refugees from Burundi, among them children, whose ultimate goal was to remove President Pierre Nkurunziza from power, UN experts told the Security Council. The panel said in a confidential report obtained by AFP... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Global Dip Affects Rwanda ExportsIn terms of exports the Rwanda government targets a 28% increase year on year,
Global Dip Affects Rwanda Exports
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
In terms of exports the Rwanda government targets a 28% increase year on year, however this has not been met. Francois Kanimba, the Minister of Trade and Industry recently talked to East African Business Week's Agnes Bateta and explained the reasons... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
I Joined NRA Rebellion Aged 7"Born in 1978 to Augustine Muhashi in Rwemiyaga, Sembabule District, my father
I Joined NRA Rebellion Aged 7
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
"Born in 1978 to Augustine Muhashi in Rwemiyaga, Sembabule District, my father was a pastoralist and that was his life. With about 1,000 herd of cattle, 200 goats and sheep, we were in constant quarrels with neighbours because our animals would stray... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Sejusa, Museveni and the African RevolutionPresident Museveni is seeking re-election for a fifth time. And the biggest ass
Sejusa, Museveni and the African Revolution
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
President Museveni is seeking re-election for a fifth time. And the biggest asset he has brought into the election is the tag of 'Leader of the Revolution'. The revolution is not about politics. It has been reduced to the exercise of martial and... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Kagame, Unido Director Hold Talks On Achieving SDGsPresident Paul Kagame on Thursday received Li Yong, the director general of the
Kagame, Unido Director Hold Talks On Achieving SDGs
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
President Paul Kagame on Thursday received Li Yong, the director general of the United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO). The meeting at Urugwiro Village centered on how Rwanda can be supported to achieve sustainable development... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
PPP Is Solution to Capital Challenges, Says KagamePresident Paul Kagame has said Rwanda will continue to forge partnership betwee
PPP Is Solution to Capital Challenges, Says Kagame
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
President Paul Kagame has said Rwanda will continue to forge partnership between the private and public sectors to source capital for local development projects. The President was speaking at the launch of CNBC Africa's regional headquarters in... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Kagame Calls for Regional Private Business IntegrationThe collaborations of local entrepreneurs with regional businesses are key in c
Kagame Calls for Regional Private Business Integration
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
The collaborations of local entrepreneurs with regional businesses are key in closing business barriers and bringing about sustainable economic integration, President Paul Kagame has said. Kagame made the remarks, on Saturday, while officiating at... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Rwandans Should Continue to Demonstrate Political MaturityToday, more than six million Rwandans head to the polls to vote in grassroots e
Rwandans Should Continue to Demonstrate Political Maturity
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
Today, more than six million Rwandans head to the polls to vote in grassroots elections that will last several weeks. In today's exercise alone, eligible Rwandans will pick five members of the executive committees at the village (umudugudu) level, a... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
DR Congo Are CHAN 2016 Champions!By Bryan Kimenyi and Peter Kamasa DR Congo are the Orange African Nations Cham
DR Congo Are CHAN 2016 Champions!
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
By Bryan Kimenyi and Peter Kamasa DR Congo are the Orange African Nations Championship (CHAN) 2016 winners, thanks to an emphatic 3-0 victory over Mali in an entertaining final on Sunday in a fully packed Amahoro National stadium in Kigali. A brace... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
CHAN Ended Without Incidents - Rwandan PoliceRwanda National Police (RNP) has expressed its appreciation to all the particip
CHAN Ended Without Incidents - Rwandan Police
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
Rwanda National Police (RNP) has expressed its appreciation to all the participants in the just concluded 2016 African Nations Championship (CHAN) for their cooperation in ensuring that the tournament is held in a complete secure atmosphere. Rwanda... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
French Role in Genocide ProbedA French general has testified for the first time in a probe into the role of F
French Role in Genocide Probed
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
A French general has testified for the first time in a probe into the role of French forces during the 1994 Rwandan genocide, according to reports from people close to the case. General Jean-Claude Lafourcade was questioned in particular over claims... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
French general testifies in Rwanda massacre probeGeneral Jean-Claude Lafourcade was questioned in particular over claims that Fr
French general testifies in Rwanda massacre probe
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 3 days ago
General Jean-Claude Lafourcade was questioned in particular over claims that France's UN-mandated Operation Turquoise, which he led, left ethnic Tutsis to be slaughtered by Hutu killers in the western Bisesero hills in June 1994, the sources... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
FIFA candidates make late push for African supportKIGALI, Rwanda (AP) � FIFA presidential candidates made a late push on Friday f
FIFA candidates make late push for African support
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 5 days ago
KIGALI, Rwanda (AP) � FIFA presidential candidates made a late push on Friday for support in Africa, the confederation with the largest number of votes in this month's election. The Confederation of African Football is holding an executive committee... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Signing of Partnership Agreement Between the Government of Rwanda and African Institute for Mathematical Sciences - Next Einstein Initiaitive (Aims-NeiKigali — The African Institute for Mathematical Sciences - Next Einstein Initia
Signing of Partnership Agreement Between the Government of Rwanda and African Institute for Mathematical Sciences - Next Einstein Initiaitive (Aims-Nei
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
Kigali — The African Institute for Mathematical Sciences - Next Einstein Initiative (AIMS-NEI) has as its mission to "enable Africa's brightest students to flourish as independent thinkers, problem-solvers and innovators capable of propelling... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Report: Rwanda accused of training Burundi refugees A confidential report accuses Rwanda of recruiting Burundian refugees with th
Report: Rwanda accused of training Burundi refugees
Eye Witness News / Posted 5 days ago
A confidential report accuses Rwanda of recruiting Burundian refugees with the goal of ousting Nkurunziza. FILE. A protester opposed to the Burundian president’s third term throws a rock at... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Unido Commits to Support Rwandan IndustriesThe United Nations Industrial Development Organisation (UNIDO) is committed to
Unido Commits to Support Rwandan Industries
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
The United Nations Industrial Development Organisation (UNIDO) is committed to help Rwanda realise its plans to develop industries, the body's top leader has said. Li Yong, the UNIDO director-general, delivered the message, yesterday, in Kigali... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Rwanda recruiting refugees to oust Burundi president: UNThe panel said in a confidential report obtained by AFP on Thursday that they h
Rwanda recruiting refugees to oust Burundi president: UN
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 5 days ago
The panel said in a confidential report obtained by AFP on Thursday that they had spoken to 18 Burundian refugees who provided details of their military training last summer in a Rwandan forest camp. "They reported that their ultimate goal was to... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Rwanda recruiting refugees to oust Burundi president—UNBurundi’s President Pierre Nkurunziza, center, and U.S. ambassador to the U.N.
Rwanda recruiting refugees to oust Burundi president—UN
Inquirier.net / Posted 5 days ago
Burundi’s President Pierre Nkurunziza, center, and U.S. ambassador to the U.N. Samantha Power, left, speak to the media in Gitega, Burundi Friday, Jan. 22, 2016. Members of the U.N. Security Council should help investigate allegations of mass graves... Read more
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Ghanaweb.com
Burundi accuses Kagame of trying to stoke conflictWorld News of Thursday, 4 February 2016 Rwanda’s President Paul Kagame The ru
Burundi accuses Kagame of trying to stoke conflict
Ghanaweb.com / Posted 6 days ago
World News of Thursday, 4 February 2016 Rwanda’s President Paul Kagame The ruling party in Burundi has accused Rwanda’s President Paul Kagame of attempting to trigger ethnic violence in Burundi. In a statement on the state broadcaster, CNDD-FDD... Read more
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International Business Times
Burundi: Rwanda accused of training Burundian rebels, UN experts claims A leaked memo to the United Nations Security Council has become the most compel
Burundi: Rwanda accused of training Burundian rebels, UN experts claims
International Business Times / Posted 6 days ago
A leaked memo to the United Nations Security Council has become the most compelling testimony yet that Rwanda is meddling in Burundi's affairs, accusing Rwanda of recruiting and training Burundian refugees with the goal of ousting Burundian President... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Rwanda Powering Ahead With ICTsThe Republic of Rwanda, under the leadership of President Paul Kagame, has made
Rwanda Powering Ahead With ICTs
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
The Republic of Rwanda, under the leadership of President Paul Kagame, has made enormous progress in the communications sector, extending Internet accessibility, improving infrastructure, and integrating ICTs, as well as prioritising e-Health and... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Deal to Set Up Science Centre of Excellence in Kigali InkedThe government has signed a partnership agreement with the African Institute fo
Deal to Set Up Science Centre of Excellence in Kigali Inked
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
The government has signed a partnership agreement with the African Institute for Mathematical Sciences- Next Einstein Initiative (AIMS-NEI) to facilitate its operations in Rwanda. The agreement was signed at the Ministry of Education head offices in... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
New Pact to Boost Rwanda's Industry SectorThe government has signed a cooperation agreement with the United Nations Indus
New Pact to Boost Rwanda's Industry Sector
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
The government has signed a cooperation agreement with the United Nations Industrial Development Organisation (UNIDO). The five-year country programme framework is expected to contribute to Rwanda's development programmes like Vision 2020 and second... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Burundi rebels say trained by Rwandan military - UN expertsUNITED NATIONS: A confidential report to the United Nations Security Council ac
Burundi rebels say trained by Rwandan military - UN experts
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 6 days ago
UNITED NATIONS: A confidential report to the United Nations Security Council accuses Rwanda of recruiting and training Burundian refugees with the goal of ousting Burundian President Pierre Nkurunziza. The report by experts who monitor sanctions on... Read more
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Reuters
Burundi rebels say trained by Rwandan military - U.N. expertsA protester sets up a barricade during a protest against Burundi President Pier
Burundi rebels say trained by Rwandan military - U.N. experts
Reuters / Posted 6 days ago
A protester sets up a barricade during a protest against Burundi President Pierre Nkurunziza in Bujumbura, Burundi, May 22, 2015. UNITED NATIONS A confidential report to the United Nations Security Council accuses Rwanda of recruiting and training... Read more
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KWWL Iowa
Local man speaks out in hopes politicians can help free brother from Congo prisonA local man is pleading for help to free his brother from a prison thousands of
Local man speaks out in hopes politicians can help free brother from Congo prison
KWWL Iowa / Posted 6 days ago
A local man is pleading for help to free his brother from a prison thousands of miles away in Congo. Kiboko Kiboko is the District Superintendent for the East Central District of the United Methodist Church in Iowa, he believes politicians can help... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Einsten Form to Set Global Base in RwandaKigali — THE partnership between the Institute for Mathematical Sciences (AIMS)
Einsten Form to Set Global Base in Rwanda
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
Kigali — THE partnership between the Institute for Mathematical Sciences (AIMS) and Rwanda will culminate in the establishment of AIMS Rwanda Centre of Excellence. Other announcements made in Kigali include the establishment of the AIMS Secretariat... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
The Irony of Violence in Uganda's PoliticsIn the ruling party manifesto, peace and stability are presented as President M
The Irony of Violence in Uganda's Politics
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
In the ruling party manifesto, peace and stability are presented as President Museveni's legacy. However, it is ironic that a re-election campaign built on these claims is now widely associated with so much state-sponsored violence and... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
What Next for Africa and Hague Court?Leaders at the African Union summit recently supported Kenya's proposal for a p
What Next for Africa and Hague Court?
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
Leaders at the African Union summit recently supported Kenya's proposal for a pullout from the International Criminal Court (ICC). Rights groups and ordinary Kenyans are concerned that such an idea would breed impunity. At this weekend's AU summit... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
AU Chair - Deby Takes Over From MugabeAddis Ababa — Chadian President Idriss Deby was yesterday elected new chairman
AU Chair - Deby Takes Over From Mugabe
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
Addis Ababa — Chadian President Idriss Deby was yesterday elected new chairman of the African Union (AU). Deby who took over the chairmanship of the AU from Zimbabwe's President Robert Mugabe, will serve the position in 2016. Mugabe announced... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
EALA Declines to Summon Rwanda Over Rebel ClaimsThe East African Legislative Assembly (EALA) has said it will not summon Rwanda
EALA Declines to Summon Rwanda Over Rebel Claims
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
The East African Legislative Assembly (EALA) has said it will not summon Rwanda to respond to allegations that it is supporting insurgents against Burundi's President Pierre Nkurunziza. Rwanda has frequently denied that it provides arms and... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Mckinstry - Amavubi Are Ready for DR Congo GameAmavubi head coach Johnny McKinstry has admitted that the national team's meeti
Mckinstry - Amavubi Are Ready for DR Congo Game
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
Amavubi head coach Johnny McKinstry has admitted that the national team's meeting with President Paul Kagame ahead of the quarter-final clash against DR Congo is big motivation for them to win the game, which will be played on Saturday afternoon at... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Nation Honours Its HeroesRwandans across the country yesterday celebrated National Heroes' Day, which is
Nation Honours Its Heroes
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
Rwandans across the country yesterday celebrated National Heroes' Day, which is marked every year on February 1 to recognise acts of extra-ordinary courage and humanity that helped advance the nation. Marked for the 22nd time since the end of the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
African Union Summit - Mugabe Calls for Reforms At UNEthiopia — The 26th Ordinary Session of the African Union Heads of States and G
African Union Summit - Mugabe Calls for Reforms At UN
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
Ethiopia — The 26th Ordinary Session of the African Union Heads of States and Government Summit opened in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia with Robert Mugabe, the outgoing Chairman of the AU, calling for reforms at the United Nations. He lamented the continued... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Japan-Africa Development Conference Slated for August 27-28 in NairobiAddis Ababa, Ethiopia — President Uhuru Kenyatta today said that Africa has a l
Japan-Africa Development Conference Slated for August 27-28 in Nairobi
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
Addis Ababa, Ethiopia — President Uhuru Kenyatta today said that Africa has a lot to gain from closer cooperation with Japan, which has been a key ally in growing the continent and lifting its people from poverty. The President made the statement as... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Kagame Elected Second Vice President of African UnionPresident Paul Kagame has been elected second vice president of African Union(A
Kagame Elected Second Vice President of African Union
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
President Paul Kagame has been elected second vice president of African Union(AU) at the 26th Ordinary Session of the Assembly of the Union from Addis Ababa- Ethiopia. The president will serve for one year in this capacity where he was elected by... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Rwanda Tipped to Host African Cup of NationsKigali — Africa soccer governing body, Caf, believe Rwanda now have the ability
Rwanda Tipped to Host African Cup of Nations
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
Kigali — Africa soccer governing body, Caf, believe Rwanda now have the ability to host the Nations Cup. The East African country has already hosted the 2009 African Youth and 2011 African U-17 Championships successfully. Rwanda are now halfway... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
President Uhuru Kenyatta Returns From Ethiopia After Attending AU SummitPresident Uhuru Kenyatta jetted back into the country after the close of the 26
President Uhuru Kenyatta Returns From Ethiopia After Attending AU Summit
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
President Uhuru Kenyatta jetted back into the country after the close of the 26th African Union Summit during which the status of Africa's relations with the International Criminal Court (ICC) and regional security concerns were given... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
President Kagame Rallies AmavubiKigali — Rwandan President Paul Kagame on Thursday urged Amavubi Stars not to h
President Kagame Rallies Amavubi
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
Kigali — Rwandan President Paul Kagame on Thursday urged Amavubi Stars not to hold back anything when they meet DRC in the first Chan 2016 quarter-final today. Coach Johnny McKinstry's men have already achieved their target of reaching the last... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Amavubi - Leopards - Another David V Goliath Epic MeetingYou will need 89 Rwanda(s) to come up with one Democratic Republic of Congo (DR
Amavubi - Leopards - Another David V Goliath Epic Meeting
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
You will need 89 Rwanda(s) to come up with one Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), Africa's third and world's 12th largest country. Yet when the two clash in the first quarter-final of the 2016 Chan at Amahoro this evening, only 18 players and the... Read more
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