RPF to host international meet on liberation

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The RPF Inkotanyi will Tuesday hold a one-day international conference that will bring together global leaders and scholars among others to discuss the liberation journey of the African continent.

Public-private partnerships key to achieving SDGs in Africa – Kagame

Developing countries need to embrace public-private partnerships if the world is to achieve the global transformational agenda, known as the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), President Paul Kagame has said.

Real draw PSG, Chelsea gets Barca, Spurs to face Juve in Champions League last-16

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Tottenham Hotspur’s reward for topping the Champions League 'group of death' is a tough tie against Juventus in the last-16, but there were even more mouth-watering ties elsewhere. Defending champions...

RPF at 30: Rwandans in Denmark celebrate by feeding the homeless

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Members of the RPF-Inkotanyi in Denmark opened the celebration of the party's 30th anniversary with a charity event that saw them visit and serve Rwandan traditional and contemporary meals to...

Suarez, Messi give Barca win as Atletico keep up chase

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VILA-REAL - Luis Suarez and Lionel Messi fired Barcelona to a 2-0 victory over 10-man Villarreal as the leaders won for the first time in three La Liga games to...

Man City open up 11 point lead over Man Utd with derby win

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MANCHESTER - Runaway Premier League leaders Manchester City moved 11 points clear at the top after a 2-1 win over Manchester United at Old Trafford in their derby clash on...

Rwanda to host AU Peace and Security experts retreat

The Rwanda Peace Academy will this week host the committee of experts from 15 countries of the AU Peace and Security Council (AU PSC). The week-long retreat kicks off Monday,...

Rwanda peacekeepers in UNMISS decorated with UN service medal

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Rwanda peacekeepers serving under the United Nations Mission in South Sudan (UNMISS) were decorated with UN Peacekeeping medals in recognition for the professionalism and gallant service in carrying out their...

Corruption hampers development – PM Ngirente

Despite the progress registered in the fight against corruption, more efforts are still needed to completely uproot the vice in the country to sustain the momentum towards development.

About 18 elections to be held in Africa in 2018: AU

ADDIS ABABA, Dec. 7-- About 18 elections will be held on the African continent in 2018, according to the African Union (AU).

Four big questions ahead of the Manchester derby

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MANCHESTER - The 175th Manchester derby pits a United side unbeaten in 40 home games in all competitions against a City side who have not lost this season in the...

Letshego donates Rwf5 million to Agaciro

Letshego Rwanda on Thursday contributed Rwf5 million to Agaciro Development Fund (AgDF) to support Rwanda’s efforts toward self-reliance. Jack Kayonga, the AgDF Chief Executive Officer, hailed Letshego’s support and other...

BRD’s Kanyankole replaced

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Alex Kanyankole has been relieved of his duties as the Development Bank of Rwanda (BRD) chief executive by the bank’s board. According to a statement from the bank sent to...

UPDATE: Court acquits ex-minister Imena

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The Nyarugenge Intermediate Court on Thursday afternoon dismissed all charges against former State Minister for Mining, Evode Imena, saying there was no incriminating evidence.

Kagame in Egypt for major business forum on Africa

President Paul Kagame has arrived in Egypt where he will join several Heads of State and Government in the Red Sea resort city of Sherm El Sheikh for the second...

PM Ngirente: We all have a duty to promote child rights

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Prime Minister Edouard Ngirente Thursday joined almost 500 children representatives from across the country, for the 12th National Children Summit at Parliament. While opening the meeting, the Premier called upon...

MTN Rwanda projects Rwf90bn revenue for 2017

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MTN Rwanda is projecting to rake in revenues in the upwards of Rwf90 billion (about $106M) in 2017, the company’s officials have said. This puts the telco, which is the...

Court to rule on ex-minister Imena’s case today

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The Nyarugenge Intermediate Court will Thursday afternoon pronounce itself on a case involving the former State Minister for Mining, Evode Imena, who was released on bail back in February.

COMESA makes new effort to increase intra-regional trade in agriculture

NAIROBI -- A new initiative has been started to enable farmers and agriculture traders to do more business amongst themselves in eastern and southern Africa instead of only seeking markets...

Reds through, Ronaldo claims Champions League record

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LONDON - Philippe Coutinho's hat-trick inspired Liverpool to score seven in their win over Spartak Moscow on Wednesday as they joined Sevilla, Shakhtar Donetsk and Porto in qualifying for the...

Kagame names new education, ICT ministers

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President Paul Kagame has dropped ministers Jean Philbert Nsegimana and Papias Musafiri from the cabinet according to a statement signed by the Prime Minister Edouard Ngirente.

Japanese emperor's birthday feted in Rwanda

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Relations between Rwanda and Japan are growing stronger 55 years since the two countries established bilateral ties, the Japanese Ambassador to Rwanda, Takayuki Miyashita has said.

Plot to Assassinate U.K. Prime Minister Theresa May Is Foiled, Sky Reports

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U.K. Prime Minister Theresa May was the target of an assassination attempt by Islamist militants that was broken up last week with the arrests of two men, Sky News reported.

Prisons body refutes media reports about Genocide convict Mugesera

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Officials from Rwanda Correctional Services (RCS) have dismissed allegations that Genocide convict Leon Mugesera’s health is deteriorating and has been denied access to medical treatment.