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Rwanda

Tracking Former Mayors and Tough Performance Contracts

Tracking Former Mayors and Tough Performance Contracts

On March 1st, in 2015, all Rwanda government officials left their air-conditioned offices, homes and cars – they boarded buses that ferried them to Gabiro Combat Training Centre for…

Kagame Begins 7yr Term Amid Fanfare, Many Leaders in Attendance

Kagame Begins 7yr Term Amid Fanfare, Many Leaders in Attendance

Rwandans will by far remember Paul Kagame’s Friday inauguration as the most organised, glamorous and highly attended event of its kind. By 7am, the gates of a 25…

Can Rwanda Police all Troubled Countries?

Can Rwanda Police all Troubled Countries?

Peacekeeping Rules May Have to Change to Avoid What Happened in Rwanda While South Africans were piecing themselves together after stamping out apartheid, up north in 1994, Rwanda was tearing…

Rwanda Reduces Land Transfer Processing to Only 3-days

Rwanda Reduces Land Transfer Processing to Only 3-days

In Rwanda you can buy land and process for a land title in just three days unlike the previous period of 30 days. A new system that saves time and…

Silencing The Noisy Critics In Rwanda

Silencing The Noisy Critics In Rwanda

Ngabo Jean Marie was ‘kidnapped’ on the streets of Goma, the capital of North Kivu province in DR Congo. The assailants were right on time – Ngabo had just been paid…

The Wealthy Killer Arrested in Malawi

The Wealthy Killer Arrested in Malawi

After intense pressure, Malawi has succumbed and finally arrested Rwandan Genocide suspect Vincent Murekezi. But who is this man? He has been so powerful in Malawi that his heavy bank…

Inside Rwanda’s Affordable Housing Explosion

Inside Rwanda’s Affordable Housing Explosion

Are the announcements of huge projects for ‘affordable houses’ to be taken seriously?When King Mohammed VI of Morocco was here in October, a $68m project for 5,000 cheap…

Ethnic divisionism is only vulnerability threat to Rwanda – says Defence Minister

Ethnic divisionism is only vulnerability threat to Rwanda – says Defence Minister

Rwanda’s Defence Minister, Gen. James Kabarebe said the country’s security cannot be shaken come any threat as he was confident of country defence forces ability to repulse any…

Rwanda Makes it Easy to Access Credit than Any African Country

Rwanda Makes it Easy to Access Credit than Any African Country

Rwandans can easily walk into a bank to acquire loans in a short period and start business compared to their African counterparts. In a latest report by the Institute of…

Meet Fr. Ubald, The Uncatholic Priest

Meet Fr. Ubald, The Uncatholic Priest

It’s a Thursday morning as I leave office for a bus journey to Southern Province to meet Father Ubald Rugirangoga – a controversial priest mostly known for healing people through…

The Pope’s Killers

The Pope’s Killers

Opening Wounds As Rwandan Convicted Priests Are Honoured The day was 21 May 1994 and killings targeting Tutsi had intensified since April after the plane carrying president Juvenal Habyarimana had…

Rwandans in Netherlands Commemorate Genocide Against Tutsi

Rwandans in Netherlands Commemorate Genocide Against Tutsi

Rwandans in cooperation with the International Institute of Social Studies in The Hague organized the 22nd commemoration of the 1994 Genocide against the Tutsi. Organised under the theme ‘Fighting Genocide…