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Uhuru Urges African Countries to Embrace Geothermal EnergyAfrica Development Bank (AfDB) as part of its 51st annual meeting in the Zambia
Uhuru Urges African Countries to Embrace Geothermal Energy
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Africa Development Bank (AfDB) as part of its 51st annual meeting in the Zambian capital. Other panellists were President Paul Kagame of Rwanda and bank's president Dr Akinwumi Adesina. Panellists praised Kenya for increasing on-grid connections... Read more
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Uhuru Off to Annual AfDB Meeting in Zambiais one of three African heads of state expected to attend the five-day meeting
Uhuru Off to Annual AfDB Meeting in Zambia
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is one of three African heads of state expected to attend the five-day meeting alongside Chad's Idriss Derby and Rwanda's Paul Kagame. Organisers say many former heads of state were also expected at the meeting taking place at the Mulungushi... Read more
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AfDB Annual Summit Opens in Zambiafrom around the world. At least three African heads of state; Kenya's Uhuru Ken
AfDB Annual Summit Opens in Zambia
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from around the world. At least three African heads of state; Kenya's Uhuru Kenyatta, Chad's Idriss Derby and Rwanda's Paul Kagame, are expected to attend the five-day meeting as well as many former heads of state. AfDB has launched the... Read more
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Nigeria, Others Should Look Inward for Resources to Avoid Debt Trap, Says AfDBfor industrial development. "Just last week we were all in Kigali at the World
Nigeria, Others Should Look Inward for Resources to Avoid Debt Trap, Says AfDB
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for industrial development. "Just last week we were all in Kigali at the World Economic Forum, hosted by President Paul Kagame, discussing the 4th industrial revolution. Africa must improve its readiness index for the digital revolution. We... Read more
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Osinbajo Says Africa Should Tackle Development With VigourLungu and President Idriss Deby Itno of Chad, who is also the Chairman of the A
Osinbajo Says Africa Should Tackle Development With Vigour
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Lungu and President Idriss Deby Itno of Chad, who is also the Chairman of the African Union. The President of Rwanda, Mr Paul Kagame, Prime Ministers and senior ministers from several other African countries were also in attendance at the opening... Read more
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Kagame, Kenyatta Endorse New AfDB Energy DealPresident Paul Kagame and his Kenyan counterpart Uhuru Kenyatta have endorsed t
Kagame, Kenyatta Endorse New AfDB Energy Deal
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 hours ago
President Paul Kagame and his Kenyan counterpart Uhuru Kenyatta have endorsed the 'New Deal on Energy', a vehicle through which the African Development Bank (AfDB) will invest in delivering electricity for all Africans, by 2025. Both Kagame and... Read more
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President Adesina Shares AfDB's New Transformation Agenda As Annual Meetings Open in LusakaAnnual Meetings, the AfDB's window to the world. These include eminent persons
President Adesina Shares AfDB's New Transformation Agenda As Annual Meetings Open in Lusaka
AllAfrica.com / Posted 22 hours ago
Annual Meetings, the AfDB's window to the world. These include eminent persons such as Presidents Idriss Deby of Chad and Paul Kagame of Rwanda. Nigeria is represented by Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo. Former Presidents John Kufuor of Ghana, Festus... Read more
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Highlights of Day 1 At the AfDB Annual Meetingstheme, "Energy and Climate Change" and are expected to be graced by Presidents
Highlights of Day 1 At the AfDB Annual Meetings
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theme, "Energy and Climate Change" and are expected to be graced by Presidents Edgar Lungu of Zambia, Idriss Deby of Chad, Paul Kagame of Rwanda and Uhuru Kenyatta of Kenya, among other high profile delegates. The meetings started on productive... Read more
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Ngugi's New Book Embolden Dictatorsprobably just because it is in their DNA to be nasty people. I usually tell my
Ngugi's New Book Embolden Dictators
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
probably just because it is in their DNA to be nasty people. I usually tell my good friends and mentors Robert Mugabe, Paul Kagame, Brother-in-Christ Pierre Nkurunziza, and Yoweri Museveni not to rig elections any more. Africans have now... Read more
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Prime Minister for AfDB Meeting in Lusakaissues concerning energy and climate change. Other heads of state expected to a
Prime Minister for AfDB Meeting in Lusaka
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issues concerning energy and climate change. Other heads of state expected to attend the meeting are Idriss Deby (Chad), Paul Kagame (Rwanda) and Kenya's Uhuru Kenyatta. At the meeting, Nigeria will be represented by the country's Vice-President... Read more
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Kivuwatt - God's Gift or Duel With Nature, What Does It Matter? We Have Electricityweek on May 16 Rwandans saw evidence of mankind putting to use what nature has
Kivuwatt - God's Gift or Duel With Nature, What Does It Matter? We Have Electricity
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week on May 16 Rwandans saw evidence of mankind putting to use what nature has given them. They cheered as President Paul Kagame inaugurated a power plant on Lake Kivu that converts methane gas extracted from the lake into electrical... Read more
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Why African Liberation Day Is Worth CelebratingRwanda, the Movement is championed by the Patron of the Pan African Movement- R
Why African Liberation Day Is Worth Celebrating
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Rwanda, the Movement is championed by the Patron of the Pan African Movement- Rwanda Chapter, His Excellency President Paul Kagame. About the African Freedom Day On 15 April 1958, in Accra, Ghana, African leaders and political activists... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Uganda 'Misses' the Fourth Industrial Revolutionabout Shs60b in the 2016/17 financial year as sector allocation approved by par
Uganda 'Misses' the Fourth Industrial Revolution
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about Shs60b in the 2016/17 financial year as sector allocation approved by parliament. In as much the host president Paul Kagame of Rwanda remarked that "The transformative power of information and technology is at the core. But ICT's are not... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
AfDB Champions Energy Access and Job Creation for Youth At the WEFon-grid generation by 160 GW of new capacity by 2025, nearly doubling the conti
AfDB Champions Energy Access and Job Creation for Youth At the WEF
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
on-grid generation by 160 GW of new capacity by 2025, nearly doubling the continent's existing capacity. Presidents Paul Kagame of Rwanda and Ali Bongo Ondimba of Gabon expressed support for the Bank's initiative which seeks to exploit the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
All Roads Lead to Zambia As Delegates Converge On Lusaka for AfDB Annual Meetingscountries, Governors of the Bank Group and its 8th elected President, Akinwumi
All Roads Lead to Zambia As Delegates Converge On Lusaka for AfDB Annual Meetings
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countries, Governors of the Bank Group and its 8th elected President, Akinwumi Adesina. Presidents Idriss Deby of Chad, Paul Kagame of Rwanda and Uhuru Kenyatta of Kenya have confirmed their attendance. Nigeria will be represented by... Read more
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Africa to Address Challenges in Order to Achieve Industrial RevolutionIndustrial Revolution requires internet access. However, internet penetration o
Africa to Address Challenges in Order to Achieve Industrial Revolution
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Industrial Revolution requires internet access. However, internet penetration on the continent is still low. President Paul Kagame of Rwanda, which has been cited as one of the countries with the highest internet penetration rate in Africa... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Ngugi's New Book Will Only Embolden African Dictatorsprobably just because it is in their DNA to be nasty people. I usually tell my
Ngugi's New Book Will Only Embolden African Dictators
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
probably just because it is in their DNA to be nasty people. I usually tell my good friends and mentors Robert Mugabe, Paul Kagame, Brother-in-Christ Pierre Nkurunziza, and Yoweri Museveni not to rig elections any more. Africans have now... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Kagame to Visit Zambia This Weekwill be in Zambia for the Africa Development summit to be held in Lusaka starti
Kagame to Visit Zambia This Week
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
will be in Zambia for the Africa Development summit to be held in Lusaka starting today. Kenya's Uhuru Kenyatta, Rwanda's Paul Kagame and Chad's Idriss Derby will join other leaders that will have some vice presidents join the fray. Zambia will... Read more
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Tanzania and Rwanda Vow to Tackle Trade HurdlesTanzanian President John Magufuli and Rwandan counterpart Paul Kagame. Kigali
Tanzania and Rwanda Vow to Tackle Trade Hurdles
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Tanzanian President John Magufuli and Rwandan counterpart Paul Kagame. Kigali — Tanzania and Rwanda are set for improved business and trade relations that will benefit both nations as the two East African Community (EAC) member states vow to jointly... Read more
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Impatient Leaders Is What Africa Needsan unemployment crisis which we urgently need to fix," he said. Dr. Adesina is
Impatient Leaders Is What Africa Needs
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an unemployment crisis which we urgently need to fix," he said. Dr. Adesina is also a self-confessed big fan of President Paul Kagame whose result-oriented leadership approach he noted, has transformed Rwanda in a space of two decades, to become a... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Ending the Tyranny of Primary Commodity Booms - Lessons for Africaseparate but with common strands connecting them, took place in diametrically o
Ending the Tyranny of Primary Commodity Booms - Lessons for Africa
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separate but with common strands connecting them, took place in diametrically opposite sides of the globe. While President Paul Kagame was holding a press conference in Kigali at the conclusion of the highly successful World Economic Forum on... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
New Generation Aims to Plug Africa's Research Deficitdevelopment challenges by retaining its best brains and giving them the resourc
New Generation Aims to Plug Africa's Research Deficit
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development challenges by retaining its best brains and giving them the resources to bring their excellent ideas to life. Paul Kagame, the president of Rwanda, which has been chosen to host the NEF Secretariat, agrees, noting that Africa has been... Read more
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New Zimbabwe
Kabila shows rival who is in chargestage there is little-to-no pressure on him." Whereas neighbouring strongmen D
Kabila shows rival who is in charge
New Zimbabwe / Posted 4 days ago
stage there is little-to-no pressure on him." Whereas neighbouring strongmen Denis Sassou Nguesso in Congo Republic and Paul Kagame in Rwanda have easily pushed through constitutional changes to allow them to stand for third terms, Kabila has... Read more
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The Irish Times
Book review: Bad News: Last Journalists in a Dictatorship by Anjan Sundaramtroubling account of his time running a journalism training programme for a sma
Book review: Bad News: Last Journalists in a Dictatorship by Anjan Sundaram
The Irish Times / Posted 4 days ago
troubling account of his time running a journalism training programme for a small group of Rwandans Rwanda’s President Paul Kagame: Kagame is the all-seeing presence in Sundaram’s book. His portrait is ubiquitious. “A big photo pays for your... Read more
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DW
Is Tanzania ousting Kenya as East Africa's powerhouse? |business can be done: in a more efficient and effective way," he said. Preside
Is Tanzania ousting Kenya as East Africa's powerhouse? |
DW / Posted 4 days ago
business can be done: in a more efficient and effective way," he said. President Magufuli visited his Rwandan counterpart Paul Kagame last month One of Magufuli's key policies is cracking down on corruption. "What is endearing him to his own... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Top Experts in Defense and Technology Meet to Discuss Security in Africathe role of the Regional Standby Forces. Lieutenant General Karenzi Karake, th
Top Experts in Defense and Technology Meet to Discuss Security in Africa
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the role of the Regional Standby Forces. Lieutenant General Karenzi Karake, the Defense and Security advisor to President Paul Kagame shared his thoughts on how to effectively combat cross-border negative forces and organized crime. General... Read more
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The Star
Congo's president shows would-be successor who is in chargestage there is little-to-no pressure on him." Whereas neighbouring strongmen D
Congo's president shows would-be successor who is in charge
The Star / Posted 5 days ago
stage there is little-to-no pressure on him." Whereas neighbouring strongmen Denis Sassou Nguesso in Congo Republic and Paul Kagame in Rwanda have easily pushed through constitutional changes to allow them to stand for third terms, Kabila has... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Congo's president shows would-be successor who is in chargestage there is little-to-no pressure on him." Whereas neighbouring strongmen D
Congo's president shows would-be successor who is in charge
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 6 days ago
stage there is little-to-no pressure on him." Whereas neighbouring strongmen Denis Sassou Nguesso in Congo Republic and Paul Kagame in Rwanda have easily pushed through constitutional changes to allow them to stand for third terms, Kabila has... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Congo's president shows would-be successor who is in chargestage there is little-to-no pressure on him." Whereas neighbouring strongmen D
Congo's president shows would-be successor who is in charge
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 6 days ago
stage there is little-to-no pressure on him." Whereas neighbouring strongmen Denis Sassou Nguesso in Congo Republic and Paul Kagame in Rwanda have easily pushed through constitutional changes to allow them to stand for third terms, Kabila has... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
'Nigeria Must Have Good Books to Achieve Global Standard'Nigerian leaders, globally-renowned speakers including British politicians, Lor
'Nigeria Must Have Good Books to Achieve Global Standard'
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
Nigerian leaders, globally-renowned speakers including British politicians, Lord Owen and Baroness Amos, and President Paul Kagame of Rwanda. The 2016 Spring lecture is scheduled to hold on May 30, 2016 at NIIA, Victoria Island and the guest... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
'We Need to Do More and Ensure Sustainability of What We Have Achieved'President Paul Kagame has encouraged Rwandans to always strive to do more and e
'We Need to Do More and Ensure Sustainability of What We Have Achieved'
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
President Paul Kagame has encouraged Rwandans to always strive to do more and ensure sustainability of what the country has achieved in the last two decades. The President was, yesterday, addressing thousands of residents from across Karongi... Read more
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We Have to Produce Our Own Products to Avoid Imports - KagamePresident Paul Kagame has said promoting industrialization will enable the coun
We Have to Produce Our Own Products to Avoid Imports - Kagame
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President Paul Kagame has said promoting industrialization will enable the country to produce goods locally, process and sell them at cheap prices. The President made the remarks yesterday while addressing opinion leaders of Western Province during... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Think for a Minute, What Will Be Happening Around Uganda By 2020Kenya. Why is this important? Because in 2013, when Presidents Yoweri Museveni
Think for a Minute, What Will Be Happening Around Uganda By 2020
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Kenya. Why is this important? Because in 2013, when Presidents Yoweri Museveni, Kenya's Uhuru Kenyatta, and Rwanda's Paul Kagame were meeting virtually every two weeks in what the media came to call "the coalition of the willing" to turbo... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Innovative Leadership Will Deliver the Africa We Want"how a devastated nation became an economic model of developing countries" unde
Innovative Leadership Will Deliver the Africa We Want
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
"how a devastated nation became an economic model of developing countries" under the leadership of Rwanda's President Paul Kagame, portraying him as the CEO of Rwanda Inc, and a corporate leader for his innovative and entrepreneurial style of... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
There Is a Lot More to Achieve, Kagame Tells Karongi Residentswelcome President Kagame to Karongi District. Development begins with a change
There Is a Lot More to Achieve, Kagame Tells Karongi Residents
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
welcome President Kagame to Karongi District. Development begins with a change of mindset and hard work, President Paul Kagame told residents of Karongi, urging them to continuously to improve their lives. The Head of State delivered the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Rwanda Steps Up He4She Campaignand support towards gender equality, the fight against gender-based violence an
Rwanda Steps Up He4She Campaign
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and support towards gender equality, the fight against gender-based violence and promotion of ICT for all. President Paul Kagame is one of the global champions of the campaign. Rwanda has pledged that at least 100,000 Rwandan men and boys... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Jubilation as Kagame Launches Kivuwatt Power PlantPresident Paul Kagame has launched the KivuWatt Power plant which will produce
Jubilation as Kagame Launches Kivuwatt Power Plant
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
President Paul Kagame has launched the KivuWatt Power plant which will produce 26 Megawatts (MW) of electricity to the National Grid. KivuWatt Power plant is in Kibuye, on the shore of Lake Kivu, the inauguration ceremony has been held today (Monday)... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Kagame Sends Olive Branch to DR Congo Over Methane GasThe following is a speech delivered by Rwanda President Paul Kagame May 17, 201
Kagame Sends Olive Branch to DR Congo Over Methane Gas
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
The following is a speech delivered by Rwanda President Paul Kagame May 17, 2016 as he unveiled a 25MW methane gas power plant on L. Kivu shared with war torn neighbor the Democratic Republic of Congo. President Kagame wants renewed cooperation to... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
KivuWatt to Double Rwanda's Energy Production By 2020President Paul Kagame unveiled KivuWatt Power Plant, a methane gas power plant
KivuWatt to Double Rwanda's Energy Production By 2020
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
President Paul Kagame unveiled KivuWatt Power Plant, a methane gas power plant on the shores of Lake Kivu located in Karongi District, Western Province. The plant, a gas extraction and power generating facility, effectively adds 26 Megawatts to the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Kagame Launches Kivu-Watt Power PlantPresident Paul Kagame today launched the Kivu-Watt Gas Power Plant located in t
Kagame Launches Kivu-Watt Power Plant
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
President Paul Kagame today launched the Kivu-Watt Gas Power Plant located in the western district of Karongi. The Kivu-Watt Methane Gas plant, a project on Lake Kivu, effectively adds 25 megawatts to the national electricity grid, a boost in the... Read more
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'New Methane Plant Brings Hope to Addressing Energy Challenges'James Musoni (2nd R) are given a tour of KivuWatt Methane Gas Power Plant on La
'New Methane Plant Brings Hope to Addressing Energy Challenges'
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
James Musoni (2nd R) are given a tour of KivuWatt Methane Gas Power Plant on Lake Kivu in Karongi District. President Paul Kagame yesterday inaugurated the Kivu-Watt Gas Power Plant located in the Western Province's Karongi District,... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Rwanda expels 1,300 Burundians as relations fraymemories of the 1994 genocide in Rwanda, which like Burundi has a Hutu majority
Rwanda expels 1,300 Burundians as relations fray
Eye Witness News / Posted 8 days ago
memories of the 1994 genocide in Rwanda, which like Burundi has a Hutu majority and Tutsi minority. Rwandan President Paul Kagame, a Tutsi, has said in the past he would not allow a repeat of the genocide in the region and has been critical of... Read more
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Daily Maverick
Constitutionalism, Civil Rights and Philanthropyis an unthinkable proposition. Why then does an American philanthropist, Howard
Constitutionalism, Civil Rights and Philanthropy
Daily Maverick / Posted 8 days ago
is an unthinkable proposition. Why then does an American philanthropist, Howard Buffet, endorse a third term for President Paul Kagame of Rwanda, when he was clearly ineligible for another term? Shelagh Gastrow is a director of GastrowBloch... Read more
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PhysOrg
Rwanda opens pioneering methane electricity plantnatural disaster should the lake's vast quantities of methane and carbon dioxid
Rwanda opens pioneering methane electricity plant
PhysOrg / Posted 8 days ago
natural disaster should the lake's vast quantities of methane and carbon dioxide be disturbed by an earthquake. President Paul Kagame joined managers from the state-run Rwanda Energy Group (REG) for the opening ceremony of the $200 million (145... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Burundi says Rwanda expels 1,300 Burundians as relations fraymemories of the 1994 genocide in Rwanda, which like Burundi has a Hutu majority
Burundi says Rwanda expels 1,300 Burundians as relations fray
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 9 days ago
memories of the 1994 genocide in Rwanda, which like Burundi has a Hutu majority and Tutsi minority. Rwandan President Paul Kagame, a Tutsi, has said in the past he would not allow a repeat of the genocide in the region and has been critical of... Read more
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The Star
Burundi says Rwanda expels 1,300 Burundians as relations fraymemories of the 1994 genocide in Rwanda, which like Burundi has a Hutu majority
Burundi says Rwanda expels 1,300 Burundians as relations fray
The Star / Posted 9 days ago
memories of the 1994 genocide in Rwanda, which like Burundi has a Hutu majority and Tutsi minority. Rwandan President Paul Kagame, a Tutsi, has said in the past he would not allow a repeat of the genocide in the region and has been critical of... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
We Will Support Regional Projects and Maintain Trade Relationships With EAC - KagamePresident Paul Kagame has pledged Rwanda's commitment to continue supporting re
We Will Support Regional Projects and Maintain Trade Relationships With EAC - Kagame
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
President Paul Kagame has pledged Rwanda's commitment to continue supporting regional projects and maintain trade relationships with EAC countries. The president made the remarks yesterday during a Presidential press conference in Kigali after he was... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
South Africa Looks to Stronger Ties With Rwandathere is a lot that we are learning from what Rwanda is doing," Rwamaphosa said
South Africa Looks to Stronger Ties With Rwanda
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
there is a lot that we are learning from what Rwanda is doing," Rwamaphosa said. "I was very quick to tell President Paul Kagame that what Rwanda has done in the field of ICT, by connecting the whole country with fibre optic cable and free... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Africa Should Learn From Past Economic Slowdowns - KagamePresident Paul Kagame has said that emerging economies ought to draw lessons fr
Africa Should Learn From Past Economic Slowdowns - Kagame
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
President Paul Kagame has said that emerging economies ought to draw lessons from past economic difficulties in order to build resilience against growth slowdowns in the future. The President was fielding questions from local and international... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
The Capture of Territory - the Agasentimitathe volcanoes back to Umutara battle sector. Meanwhile, around August 1991, th
The Capture of Territory - the Agasentimita
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
the volcanoes back to Umutara battle sector. Meanwhile, around August 1991, the Chairman of the High Command (President Paul Kagame) decided to send a reconnaissance unit to the now Tabagwe Sector. Unlike the earlier ones sent, this unit was a... Read more
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