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[VIDEOS] Kwibuka26: Rwandans in UK commemorate virtually

To mark the 26th Commemoration of the Genocide against the Tutsi, Rwandan diaspora and friends of Rwanda in the United Kingdom organized a virtual event on April 7th. The event was joined by members of the diplomatic corps and government officials from the safety of their homes....

Sunday, April 12, 2020 - 5:17pm

Rwandans in Turkey commemorate Genocide virtually

Rwandans in Turkey were joined by friends of Rwanda to mark the 26th  commemoration of the Genocide against the Tutsi. The commemoration took place on Thursday, April 9th, in Ankara, Turkey. The event was held virtually due to the pandemic of COVID-19. Turkey has recorded over...

Friday, April 10, 2020 - 12:06pm

Kwibuka26: CNLG reveals commemoration programme

Although cases of coronavirus continue to rise, the National Commission for the Fight against Genocide (CNLG) has said that commemoration activities for the 26th anniversary of the Genocide against the Tutsi will proceed. In an exclusive interview with The New Times, Jean-...

Sunday, March 29, 2020 - 11:51pm

Kwibuka24: Karate memorial tourney set for Saturday

The national karate federation, Ferwaka, has revealed this year’s Genocide Memorial Tournament will be taking place on Saturday, June 23 at Amahoro Stadium. The one-day competition is open to all karatekas in different gender and weight categories. According to the local karake governing...

Thursday, June 21, 2018 - 12:39pm

Kwibuka24: UN chiefs mourn Genocide victims

Over 300 mourners last week on Friday gathered in New York at the UN headquarters to mark the International Day of Reflection on the 1994 Genocide against the Tutsi in Rwanda as well as commemorating the Genocide. The event was organised by the Permanent Mission of the Republic of Rwanda to the UN...

Wednesday, April 18, 2018 - 1:32am

Genocide ideology cases significantly down – police

The security situation across the country was generally calm during the 24th commemoration of the Genocide against the Tutsi, Rwanda National Police spokesperson, Commissioner of Police Theos Badege, has said. Badege said the official commemoration week was marked with mass participation in...

Sunday, April 15, 2018 - 7:04pm

Rwandans urged to stay united as official mourning week ends

Rwandans were yesterday called upon to stay united and work towards building their country and improve their lives. The call was made during the event to conclude the official mourning week for the 1994 Genocide against the Tutsi, an event that took place at Rebero Genocide Memorial Centre in...

Saturday, April 14, 2018 - 1:22am

Polish foreign minister challenges int’l community on genocide

Poland’s Minister for Foreign Affairs Jacek Krzysztof Czaputowicz has said the international community bears the responsibility to prevent possible future genocide crimes anywhere in the world. Czaputowicz, who is on an official visit to Rwanda, was yesterday addressing journalists after...

Saturday, April 14, 2018 - 12:58am

Kwibuka24: PSF builds houses for vulnerable Genocide survivors

Members of the Private Sector Federation (PSF) on Thursday convened in Rugerero Sector, in Rubavu District for the commemoration of the 1994 Genocide against the Tutsi and launched works for construction of 32 model houses meant for families of vulnerable survivors in the area. The business...

Saturday, April 14, 2018 - 12:49am

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