Belgium

The demons of the Genocide ideology are very much alive

A small but significant incident happened this week in Belgium. In fact, it would have gone unnoticed, especially in Rwanda, if one of the key players did not carry an infamous name with a sordid past. Gustave Mbonyumutwa is the grandson of Dominique Mbonyumutwa, Rwanda’s first president and...

Friday, August 31, 2018 - 10:30pm

The thought of granting Maj. Ntuyahaga asylum is an insult

The man responsible for the deaths of former Rwandan Prime Minister Agathe Uwilingiyimana and ten Belgian peacekeepers who were part of her security detail is out of prison. The morning the Genocide began, Uwilingiyimana was the first target and the task to get rid of her was given to Major...

Friday, August 10, 2018 - 9:42pm

Dejected England, Belgium aim to leave on a high

Today Belgium    Vs    England 4pm England manager Gareth Southgate admits the World Cup third-place playoff is a game that no team wants to play, but Saturday’s match against Belgium offers the chance to finish the tournament on a winning note. A gut-...

Friday, July 13, 2018 - 10:40pm

Future bright for Belgium despite failure to win trophy – Martinez

Belgium’s future is bright despite a 1-0 World Cup semi-final defeat by France and the issue of an aging squad, says manager Roberto Martinez. The Red Devils’ ‘golden generation’ face the losers of England’s game with Croatia in Saturday’s third-fourth play-off...

Wednesday, July 11, 2018 - 10:07pm

Fly Cycling youngsters shift focus on next race after modest start in Belgium

FLY Cycling Club young riders have turned attention on the upcoming Menen-Kemmel-Menen race – on July 11 – after posting a very humble debut over the weekend where they competed in their first race in Belgium. The Menen-Kemmel-Menen (126.9km) taking place this Wednesday (tomorrow), is...

Tuesday, July 10, 2018 - 4:14pm

Russia 2018: Belgium face France, eye maiden World Cup final spot

Today Belgium   Vs   France 8pm Belgium, with an aim to book a berth in the final of the FIFA World Cup 2018, face old rivals France in a highly anticipated semi-final clash at St. Petersburg Stadium today. Belgium have scored 14 goals in five matches so far in the mega event...

Monday, July 9, 2018 - 11:50pm

Russia 2018: Belgium fight back from two down to beat Japan

Belgium threw caution to the wind to reach the World Cup quarterfinals as substitute Nacer Chadli scored in the dying seconds against Japan to snatch a 3-2 comeback win on Monday and set up a clash with five-time champions Brazil. The distraught Japanese, who went 2-0 up with goals by Genki...

Thursday, July 5, 2018 - 6:20pm

Belgium head coach Martinez expects 'tough' match against Japan

Belgium head coach Roberto Martinez said on Sunday that his team expected to have a "tough" match against Japan in the World Cup round of 16 as their opponents have “incredible" energy and could create problems for Belgium. "We faced Japan not long ago in a friendly...

Monday, July 2, 2018 - 11:43am

Bizimana off to Belgium for Pro move to club Waasland-Beveren

FORMER APR midfielder Djihad Bizimana has left the country and club to join his new Belgian side Waasland-Beveren ahead of preseason tour next month. The 21-year old departed to Belgium aboard Brussels Airlines on Friday morning and was supposed to report to the club later in the day. The former...

Monday, June 25, 2018 - 8:50am

President Kagame in Belgium for European Development Days meet

President Paul Kagame is in Belgium to attend the 12th edition of the European Development Days (EDD), which starts today in the Belgian capital, Brussels; according to a statement from his office. Leading up to the meeting President today held meetings with EU leaders including Jean-Claude...

Tuesday, June 5, 2018 - 9:20am

President Kagame in Belgium for European Development Days meet

President Paul Kagame is in Belgium to attend the 12th edition of the European Development Days (EDD), which runs from 5-6 June 2018, according to a statement from his office. This is the second year in a row that the President is attending the gathering that is organised by the European...

Monday, June 4, 2018 - 1:19pm