Commonwealth

Brexit won’t shake C’wealth, says UK High Commissioner

The British High Commissioner to Rwanda, Jo Lomas, has said that the United Kingdom (UK) leaving the European Union (EU) will not destabilise the Commonwealth. Lomas made the remarks on Friday, March 13, 2020 the celebrations of Commonwealth Day 2020 at Rwanda Parliament. The UK officially...

Saturday, March 14, 2020 - 12:11am

Rwanda marks Commonwealth Day

Rwanda on Monday, March 9, joined member countries of Commonwealth to celebrate the Commonwealth Day. This year’s celebration runs under the theme ‘Delivering a Common Future: Connecting, Innovating, Transforming’. The event was marked by raising the Commonwealth flag...

Monday, March 9, 2020 - 6:39pm

AU, Commonwealth and Francophonie in joint bid to help quell Cameroon violence

A high-powered delegation of leaders of the African Union Commission, the Commonwealth, and the Organisation Internationale de la Francophonie arrived in Cameroon Tuesday to help end years of a bloody conflict that has ravaged the country’s English-speaking western regions. En...

Wednesday, November 27, 2019 - 9:58pm

Rwanda values its Commonwealth membership – Kaboneka

The Minister for Local Government, Francis Kaboneka, has said that the country attaches great importance to its membership to the Commonwealth group of nations. The minister said this on Monday during the official opening of the 37th Commonwealth Local Government Forum (CLGF) in Kigali. The three...

Tuesday, September 18, 2018 - 1:16am

Commonwealth official arrives for CHOGM preparations

Nabeel Goheer, the Assistant Secretary General of the Commonwealth Secretariat, is in Rwanda for preparations of the Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting (CHOGM), which Rwanda will host in 2020. It will be the 26th meeting of the heads of government of the Commonwealth of Nations. On his...

Wednesday, August 8, 2018 - 8:42am