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AllAfrica.com
Kagame Won By 99% but Will Still Share Power - a Peep Into Rwanda's All-Inclusive Governance ModelToday is Inauguration Day in Rwanda. Paul Kagame will be sworn in for the fourt
AllAfrica.com / Posted an hour ago
Today is Inauguration Day in Rwanda. Paul Kagame will be sworn in for the fourth time as president after an election that only cemented his undisputed popularity among the people of Rwanda. That Kagame would easily sweep to victory, no matter who... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Politically Closed Electionstook place in a context of very limited free speech or open political space, Hu
AllAfrica.com / Posted an hour ago
took place in a context of very limited free speech or open political space, Human Rights Watch said today, as President Paul Kagame is sworn in for a seven-year term. Human Rights Watch released a chronology of violations of the right to freedom... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
President of the Republic to Head to Kigali Friday to Partake in Kagame's Inauguration Ceremonyleaves, on Friday to Kigali, Capital of Rwanda, on a one-day visit to take part
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 hours ago
leaves, on Friday to Kigali, Capital of Rwanda, on a one-day visit to take part in inauguration of Rwandan President, Paul Kagame. The President will be accompanied by Minister of Presidency of he Republic, Dr Fadl Abdalla Fadl, State... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Kenyatta Heads to Rwanda for Kagamae's InaugurationPresident Uhuru Kenyatta is Friday morning travelling to Kigali, Rwanda for the
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 hours ago
President Uhuru Kenyatta is Friday morning travelling to Kigali, Rwanda for the inauguration of President Paul Kagame. President Kenyatta congratulated the people of Rwanda for choosing decisively and democratically. He also congratulated President... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
All Set for President Kagame's Victory ConcertTwo weeks after President Paul Kagame was re-elected, Rwanda's star artistes ar
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 hours ago
Two weeks after President Paul Kagame was re-elected, Rwanda's star artistes are set to perform at the Kigali Intsinzi Concert at Amahoro Stadium parkinglot today at 6pm. The concert organised by City of Kigali, has a lineup that includes, PGGSS7... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Kagame to Be Sworn in TodayPresident Paul Kagame will take oath of office, Friday, officially marking the
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 hours ago
President Paul Kagame will take oath of office, Friday, officially marking the start of a new seven-year term. The ceremony will take place at Amahoro National Stadium. About 20 Heads of State and Government as well as representatives of various... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Nine Egyptian Firms Enter Local Housing Marketfirst batch of investments by Egyptian firms under the new umbrella body. She
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 hours ago
first batch of investments by Egyptian firms under the new umbrella body. She noted that the recent resolve by President Paul Kagame and his Egyptian counterpart to boost bilateral economic ties is expected to see the promotion of investments in... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
With ALSF Support, Rwanda Lays Foundation Stone of Bugesera International AirportOn the 9th of August, Rwanda's President Paul Kagame laid the foundation stone
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 hours ago
On the 9th of August, Rwanda's President Paul Kagame laid the foundation stone of the country's newest transportation hub, the Bugesera International Airport. "I am pleased to join you today to break ground for this important national project. We... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
South Africa to Advance Development, Continental Industrialisationalso congratulated the people of Rwanda on the holding of a peaceful election,
AllAfrica.com / Posted 20 hours ago
also congratulated the people of Rwanda on the holding of a peaceful election, which saw the re-election of President Paul Kagame. They also congratulated congratulating Kenya for conducting successful elections. "The conclusion of yet... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
The Ben to Perform at 'Kwita Izina' Gala Dinnerindustry," said the singer. The Habibi hit maker is also scheduled to perform
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
industry," said the singer. The Habibi hit maker is also scheduled to perform at the inauguration ceremony of President Paul Kagame at the Amahoro National Stadium in Kigali on Friday. The Chicago-based artiste is expected to jet into the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
All Set for Kagame's InaugurationPresident-elect Paul Kagame will be sworn in on Friday for another seven-year t
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
President-elect Paul Kagame will be sworn in on Friday for another seven-year term in office. The oath is part of the ceremony that officially marks the start of a new term for the President. The ceremony will take place at Amahoro National Stadium... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Geingob Leaves for SADC Summit On Fridaythe country on Friday to attend the 37th Ordinary SADC Summit in Pretoria and t
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
the country on Friday to attend the 37th Ordinary SADC Summit in Pretoria and the swearing-in of Rwanda's president-elect Paul Kagame in Kigali. The Namibian head of state is scheduled to attend the Kagame swearing-in on Friday, before jetting off... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
President Lungu to Attend Kagame's InaugurationEdgar Lungu will fraternize with another of Africa's big men when he attends th
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
Edgar Lungu will fraternize with another of Africa's big men when he attends the inauguration ceremony of the re-elected Paul Kagame of Rwanda on Friday. The Head of State will join in celebrations of Kagame's re-election who won the vote by... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Lungu Heads for Kagame InaugurationEdgar Lungu is this Thursday expected in Rwanda to attend the inauguration cere
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
Edgar Lungu is this Thursday expected in Rwanda to attend the inauguration ceremony of that country's re-elected President Paul Kagame. He will then proceed to South Africa for the 37th Southern African Development Community (SADC) Heads of State... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Rwandans in USA Toast to President Kagame's VictoryOn Friday, a week after President Paul Kagame was re-elected in a landslide vic
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
On Friday, a week after President Paul Kagame was re-elected in a landslide victory, Rwandans living in the US and friends of Rwanda gathered to celebrate his victory. According to a statement from the Embassy of Rwanda in Washington, D.C, hundreds... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Leaders Congratulate Uhuru Kenyatta on Repeople of Kenya. Looking forward to strengthen our relations," President Nkurun
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
people of Kenya. Looking forward to strengthen our relations," President Nkurunziza tweeted Thursday afternoon. President Paul Kagame, who was re-elected for a third term on August 4, sent his best wishes to Mr Kenyatta for "successful election... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Independent Candidate's Second Place Was Surpriseof The Democratic Green Party managed, although both of them had to share less
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
of The Democratic Green Party managed, although both of them had to share less than two per cent of the vote. President Paul Kagame garnered 98.8 per cent of the vote; Mr Mpayimana managed 0.73 per cent while Mr Habineza had 0.48 per... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
I don't need to convince the West I am a democrat, says Rwandan leader Paul KagameEuropean leaders that it is aspiring to the democratic ideals of the West, the
Daily Telegraph / Posted 4 days ago
European leaders that it is aspiring to the democratic ideals of the West, the country's President has told The Telegraph. Paul Kagame has been accused of following in the footsteps of a raft of African leaders who have rewritten their... Read more
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Bdnews24.com
Kenya opposition leader defies pressure to concede defeatpresident, on winning a second term. "Congratulations my brother @UKenyatta fo
Bdnews24.com / Posted 4 days ago
president, on winning a second term. "Congratulations my brother @UKenyatta for a successful election and the trust Kenyans have placed in you!" tweeted Rwandan president Paul Kagame. Burundi, Tanzania, and Uganda have also sent congratu... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Kenya opposition leader defies pressure to concede defeatpresident, on winning a second term. “Congratulations my brother @UKenyatta fo
Eye Witness News / Posted 4 days ago
president, on winning a second term. “Congratulations my brother @UKenyatta for a successful election and the trust Kenyans have placed in you!” tweeted Rwandan president Paul Kagame. Burundi, Tanzania, and Uganda have also sent congratu... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Pressure grows on Kenyan opposition to concede election defeatmy brother @UKenyatta for a successful election and the trust Kenyans have plac
Eye Witness News / Posted 4 days ago
my brother @UKenyatta for a successful election and the trust Kenyans have placed in you!” tweeted Rwandan president Paul Kagame. Burundi, Tanzania, and Uganda have also sent congratulations. There were some clashes between Odinga supporters... Read more
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The Star
Pressure grows on Kenyan opposition to concede election defeatmy brother @UKenyatta for a successful election and the trust Kenyans have plac
The Star / Posted 5 days ago
my brother @UKenyatta for a successful election and the trust Kenyans have placed in you!" tweeted Rwandan president Paul Kagame. Burundi, Tanzania, and Uganda have also sent congratulations. There were some clashes between Odinga supporters... Read more
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Reuters
Pressure grows on Kenyan opposition to concede election defeatmy brother @UKenyatta for a successful election and the trust Kenyans have plac
Reuters / Posted 5 days ago
my brother @UKenyatta for a successful election and the trust Kenyans have placed in you!" tweeted Rwandan president Paul Kagame. Burundi, Tanzania, and Uganda have also sent congratulations. There were some clashes between Odinga supporters... Read more
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Pressure grows on Kenyan opposition to concede election defeatmy brother @UKenyatta for a successful election and the trust Kenyans have plac
dna / Posted 5 days ago
my brother @UKenyatta for a successful election and the trust Kenyans have placed in you!" tweeted Rwandan president Paul Kagame. Burundi, Tanzania, and Uganda have also sent congratulations. There were some clashes between Odinga supporters... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Why Kagame Won 99 PercentLast week, Paul Kagame won presidential elections in Rwanda by 98.6%. Historica
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
Last week, Paul Kagame won presidential elections in Rwanda by 98.6%. Historically, such margins have only been won in countries like Saddam Hussein's Iraq, which was under the tight grip of a tyrant. To many observers armed with this experience, the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Britain Commends President Kenyatta On Re-Election, Urges RestraintKaranja Kibicho (Interior) and Ambassador Monica Juma (Foreign Affairs). Alrea
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
Karanja Kibicho (Interior) and Ambassador Monica Juma (Foreign Affairs). Already, African leaders led by Rwanda's Paul Kagame have sent in their congratulatory messages to President Kenyatta on his re-election even as the electoral... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
African Leaders Congratulate President Kenyatta On Rehave sent congratulatory messages to President Uhuru Kenyatta on his re-electio
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
have sent congratulatory messages to President Uhuru Kenyatta on his re-election for a second term in office. Rwanda's Paul Kagame who was also re-elected a week ago congratulated President Kenyatta for a successful election and the trust... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Rwanda and Kenya - a Tale of Two Elections, Two CountriesOn August 4, Rwanda held presidential elections, which returned incumbent presi
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
On August 4, Rwanda held presidential elections, which returned incumbent president Paul Kagame with a 98.63 per cent victory. The other candidates in the race were Dr Frank Habineza and Mr Philipe Mpayimana. This is the background of Rwanda's... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Lungu Attacks Law Body but Dictatorship Remains Out of Reach"saviour" credentials that his autocratic mentors - such as Zimbabwe's Robert M
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
"saviour" credentials that his autocratic mentors - such as Zimbabwe's Robert Mugabe, Uganda's Yoweri Museveni or Rwanda's Paul Kagame - can more easily fall back on. Lungu's actions and attacks on bodies such as LAZ will certainly undermine... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Paul Kagame's Life- The World Abandons Rwanda Againspeaks out against the international community's uncritical support for the pre
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
speaks out against the international community's uncritical support for the president. On 4 August, Rwanda's President Paul Kagame was re-elected with a near-perfect vote of 99%, earning himself a place in history alongside the likes of Joseph... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
NURC Lauds Conduct of Poll, Gives Thumbs-Up to Rwandansof reconciliation, the National Unity and Reconciliation Commission (NURC) has
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
of reconciliation, the National Unity and Reconciliation Commission (NURC) has said. The poll, which incumbent President Paul Kagame won overwhelmingly by 98.8 per cent of the votes cast, was also an important opportunity to consolidate the unity... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Works on New Airport Begin in Busegeraat the proposed Bugesera International Airport after construction of the facili
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
at the proposed Bugesera International Airport after construction of the facility was launched on Wednesday by President Paul Kagame. Niyonzima hopes to be among the 6,000 employees to be hired by Bugesera Airport Company, a joint venture... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
I Will Be Back in 2024 - Habinezaweek's elections. He was beaten by Independent candidate Philippe Mpayimana wit
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
week's elections. He was beaten by Independent candidate Philippe Mpayimana with 0.73 per cent votes and RPF-Inkotanyi's Paul Kagame who was the winner with a sweeping landslide of 98.79 per cent. In an exclusive interview with The New Times,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Word Has It... Is Bebe Cool Stranded in U.S'?our desk is that musicians The Ben and Meddy will headline the Intsinzi concert
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
our desk is that musicians The Ben and Meddy will headline the Intsinzi concert to celebrate the re-election of President Paul Kagame this month. President Kagame registered a landslide victory in presidential elections which were held on August... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
NEC Announces Final Presidential ResultsElectoral Commission (NEC) on Wednesday announced the final results of last wee
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
Electoral Commission (NEC) on Wednesday announced the final results of last week's presidential elections, with President Paul Kagame garnering 98.79 per cent of the votes cast. The final tally indicates that the RPF Inkotanyi's flag bearer... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Kenyan Election Turns Out to Be Non-Eventthat is akin almost to canon law, can never work in Uganda. On the contrary, th
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
that is akin almost to canon law, can never work in Uganda. On the contrary, the energy espoused by [Rwandan president Paul] Kagame, Magufuli and Kenyatta is of a high level form "uber" achievement different from what is passing for governance... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Bugesera Airport to Boost Intra-Africa TradePresident Paul Kagame has said that the envisioned Bugesera International Airpo
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
President Paul Kagame has said that the envisioned Bugesera International Airport will not only support Rwanda's socio-economic transformation but also facilitate economic integration of the East African Community and boost intra-Africa trade. The... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
New Council member part of Rwanda’s recoveryreplaced former Chancellor Tony Hall as one of the pool of three members appoin
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 8 days ago
replaced former Chancellor Tony Hall as one of the pool of three members appointed by Council.He said Rwanda’s President, Paul Kagame, is using education to grow the economy to reduce poverty and to improve health outcomes, and has already... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
All You Need to Know About Bugesera International Airport Projectan agreement between the Government and a Portuguese construction firm, Mota En
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
an agreement between the Government and a Portuguese construction firm, Mota Engil, in September last year. President Paul Kagame is expected to be among the guests at the ground-breaking ceremony in Bugesera District today. The first phase... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Leaving No One Behind - Was This a Campaign Slogan or an Integral Part of RPF's Policies?During the campaigns for the just-concluded elections, President-elect Paul Kag
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
During the campaigns for the just-concluded elections, President-elect Paul Kagame rallied Rwandans to vote for him, reiterating that his government leaves no one behind and that would continue to be a priority for him should he remain at the helm in... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Civil Society Platform Wants Greater Role in Voter Education Exercisethe presidential elections held last week. About 6.8 million Rwandans went to
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
the presidential elections held last week. About 6.8 million Rwandans went to polls last week that saw incumbent President Paul Kagame win by 98.63 per cent. The platform consists of more than 500 Civil Society Organisations and members of... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Kagame, Giants of Africa Launch Basketball Facility in NyamiramboPresident-elect Paul Kagame on Tuesday joined Masai Ujiri, the General Manager
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
President-elect Paul Kagame on Tuesday joined Masai Ujiri, the General Manager of NBA's Toronto Raptors, who is also the founder of the Giants of Africa project, to officially launch a newly refurbished Rafiki Basketball Court in Nyamirambo,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
What's Next After Kagame's Re-Election?for presidential inauguration have already started in earnest following Friday'
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
for presidential inauguration have already started in earnest following Friday's election which returned incumbent Paul Kagame to the helm, with a landslide of 98.63 per cent. The National Electoral Commission (NEC) is expected to release... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Leaders Congratulate KagameEast African leaders were first to congratulate president-elect Paul Kagame for
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
East African leaders were first to congratulate president-elect Paul Kagame for his recent landslide victory which secured him a seven-year term. Friday's presidential election - the third ever multiparty presidential poll in Rwanda - handed... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Ethiopian Minister Lauds Rwanda Progress Under President KagameThe Ethiopian Minister of State for foreign Affairs, Hirut Zemene, has congratu
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
The Ethiopian Minister of State for foreign Affairs, Hirut Zemene, has congratulated President Paul Kagame for his re-election and applauded the tremendous achievements. Zemene said this during a ceremony at the Rwanda Embassy in Addis Ababa on... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Police Strengthen Border Security Ahead of Kenya Polls5,340,546 and Musalia Mudavadi came third with 483,981 votes. Last week, anoth
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 days ago
5,340,546 and Musalia Mudavadi came third with 483,981 votes. Last week, another East African nation, Rwanda held a peaceful election whereby the incumbent President, Paul Kagame, defended his position after scooping 98 per cent of all votes... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Nigeria, Best Economic Destination in Africaand better than even the Tele-cos." Continuing, he said, "My friend is from Rw
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 days ago
and better than even the Tele-cos." Continuing, he said, "My friend is from Rwanda. Rwanda is a very lovely country and Paul Kagame is an incredible individual doing really good things in that country and I believe that the country will do great... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
A Fresh Mandate and Promise of Greater Rwanda Under Vision 2020Under a barrage of criticism for seeking a third term, President Paul Kagame, 5
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 days ago
Under a barrage of criticism for seeking a third term, President Paul Kagame, 59, of Rwanda, has made clear his determination to continue leading the country he is credited for turning around over the past 23 years. Kagame first became president in... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
We Begged Audu Ogbeh to Join Buhari Administrationthat Lagos economy is almost six times of Rwandan economy. "My friend is from
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 days ago
that Lagos economy is almost six times of Rwandan economy. "My friend is from Rwanda. Rwanda is a very lovely country and Paul Kagame is an incredible individual doing really good things in that country and I believe that the country will do great... Read more
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Reuters
Tanzania's Magufuli rejects calls to extend rule beyond two-term limitfive-year terms, bucking a trend in the region. Several leaders including Ugan
Reuters / Posted 10 days ago
five-year terms, bucking a trend in the region. Several leaders including Uganda's President Yoweri Museveni, Rwanda's Paul Kagame and Burundi's Pierre Nkurunziza have all tinkered with or defied their constitutions to extend their rule. "It's... Read more
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