Rwanda, Uganda in anti-terrorism drive

Rwanda, Uganda in anti-terrorism drive

Posted by in Contribute, English, Featured Images on 17. Dec, 2014 | 0 Comments

Officials from Rwanda National Police and Uganda met in Kagitumba town, Uganda to discuss ways of strengthening existing partnership between the two forces and to increase their surveillance and awareness campaigns against terrorist activities along border posts. Intelligence officers from both countries engaged in a high level discussion about the activities of terrorist groups like […]

Rwanda commits to restoring peace in the region

Rwanda commits to restoring peace in the region

Posted by in Contribute, English, Featured Images on 28. Nov, 2014 | 0 Comments

Rwanda continues to play a dominant role in regional and international peace, particularly in the framework of fulfilling her pledges to restore peace in South Sudan, where there is critical need of air assets. Rwanda has received praises from Peace intervening organization for its commitment in bringing peace and stability in the region. In a […]

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RNP peacekeepers donate $2200 to Police handball club

Posted by in Contribute, English, Featured Images on 27. Oct, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Rwanda Police peacekeepers serving under the United Nations Operations in Ivory Coast (UNOCI) have contributed US$2200, approximately Rwf1.5 million to the Rwanda National Police Handball club. The money is a contribution of each of the Rwandan Police peacekeeper in the West African nation. The contingent commander, Chief Supt. Gerald Ntale said the money is […]

m_President Kagame urges Africans to turn challenges into opportunities

President Kagame urges Africans to turn challenges into opportunities

Posted by in Contribute, English on 08. Aug, 2014 | 0 Comments

The US Africa Summit began its first day with the US Africa Business Forum bringing together leaders in the business sectors from both Africa and the United States to discuss opportunities for partnership. Speaking on the panel titled “Game Plan: Shaping the Future of a Fast- Growing Continent” including President Paul Kagameof Rwanda, Macky Sall […]

Tesfamariam awards Rwandan peacekeepers with UN certificates

UN awards Rwanda Peacekeepers in South Sudan

Posted by in Contribute, English, Featured Images, Success stories on 06. Aug, 2014 | 0 Comments

The UNMISS Force Commander, Lt Gen Yohannes Gebremeskel Tesfamariam decorated Rwanda Defence Forces serving under United Nations Mission in South Sudan (UNMISS) with United Nations peacekeepers’ medal and recognition certificates. In a colourful ceremony held  on  01 August 2014 at UNMISS Rwanbat Base in Juba, Rwanda Infantry battalion and  Rwanda Aviation Unit were awarded in […]

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Rwanda, Uganda to improve security in the Northern corridor

Posted by in Contribute, English, Featured Images on 05. Aug, 2014 | 0 Comments

Police forces from Rwanda and Uganda met in Kabale, Uganda to discuss ways of strengthening existing partnership between the two forces and to jointly tighten security in the Northern corridor. The integration of the East African Countries such as Rwanda, Uganda and Kenya has prompted forces to revise better ways of addressing security challenges in […]

Rwandans in Diaspora celebrate 20th Liberation anniversary

Rwandans in Diaspora celebrate 20th Liberation anniversary

Posted by in Contribute, English, Featured Images on 09. Jul, 2014 | 0 Comments

Rwandans overseas joined their motherland in celebrating the 20th Liberation anniversary that took place on July 4, 2014. The Diaspora celebrated the end of the 1994 genocide against the Tutsi that lasted for a period of 100 days, claiming thousands and thousands of lives. The celebrations were hosted by Rwandans in countries such as Kenya, […]

Rwanda peacekeepers receive UNAMID recognition Medals in Durfur

Rwanda peacekeepers receive UNAMID recognition Medals in Durfur

Posted by in Contribute, English, Featured Images on 22. May, 2014 | 0 Comments

The AU-UN Hybrid Peacekeeping mission in Darfur has awarded Rwanda peacekeepers (Rwanbatt 39) medals and certificates of merit, in recognition of the job well done. The event was held at El Fasher Super Camp on May 17, 2014 and officiated on behalf of UNAMID Leadership by Col Sam K Baguma, Acting North Sector Commander and […]

Rwandan peacekeepers export Umuganda to Central Africa Republic

Rwandan peacekeepers export Umuganda to Central Africa Republic

Posted by in Contribute, English, Featured Images on 25. Mar, 2014 | 0 Comments

Rwandan peacekeepers have exported Umuganda to Central Africa Republic (CAR) in order to encourage citizens rebuild their country “Umuganda” is a community work, which brings together residents to work toward common good of their country. It is one of the Home Grown Solutions, undertaken on the last Saturday of every month in Rwanda and a […]

President Paul Kagame looks to broadband for sustainable development

President Paul Kagame looks to broadband for sustainable development

Posted by in Contribute, English, Featured Images on 25. Mar, 2014 | 0 Comments

President Paul Kagame third from(R) posing for a photo at the meeting in Dublin President Paul Kagame has emphasised on the importance of broadband in achieving sustainable development. He made the remarks during the 9th UN Broadband Commission Meeting which he co-chaired in Dublin on March 23, 2014. “For us in Rwanda, broadband and ICTs […]