Brig Gen JJ Mupenzi, Governor Alphonse Munyentwali, Gender Minister Dr. Diane Gashumba and RPC South, ACP Francis Nkwaya during a security meeting.

Southern Province security meeting sets tough measures against child abuse

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The Southern Province security meeting held on June 28 in Huye District laid stringent measures to maintain “Zero tolerance” in fighting and preventing child abuse and gender based violence. The meeting which was graced by the Minister of Gender and Family Promotion, Dr. Diana Gashumba and the Governor of the Southern Province Alphonse Munyentwari, concluded […]

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The Pope’s Killers

Posted by in English, Featured Images, Main Image on 30. Jun, 2016 | 0 Comments

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 been blown in midair killing all on board. At about 40 km southwest of Kigali on this day, a young Tutsi woman fled from her […]

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Community policing tops our security strategies– RPC South

Posted by in English, Featured Images, Main Image on 29. Jun, 2016 | 0 Comments

Community policing programmes help the police conduct informed and successful operations and the end results are tremendous decrease in crime rates. In an Interview with the Southern Region Police Commander (RPC), Assistant Commissioner of Police (ACP) Francis Nkwaya, he explores the security situation in the region and how community policing has fared as an effectively […]

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Genocide survivors demand for ‘International Trust Fund’

Posted by in English, Featured Images on 28. Jun, 2016 | 0 Comments

IBUKA – the umbrella grouping of Genocide survivors associations is piling pressure on the Rwandan government to put its weight behind a global fund to support the survivors of the 1994 genocide against Tutsi. The grouping wants what it has already branded as an ‘International Trust Fund for Survivors’. The chair of IBUKA says the […]

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What Kagame Thinks About UK Exit From European Union

Posted by in English, Featured Images on 28. Jun, 2016 | 0 Comments

The United Kingdom has been party to the European coalitions for nearly 50 years. But in a referendum vote last week, on whether to remain or leave the 28-nation bloc – the ‘Leave’ won with 51.9 percent. The vote had been a key promise of the current UK premier David Cameron. While addressing a gathering […]

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Kagame: Rwanda Will Never Be Branded ‘Small Failed Nation’ Again

Posted by in English, Featured Images on 27. Jun, 2016 | 0 Comments

Rwanda has set its bar high and will never be the same again as it was 22 years ago when the country slipped into a genocide against Tutsi that left the country entirely destroyed. President Paul Kagame told more than 2000 youths at Petit Stade  that the world called Rwanda a ‘small failed state’ after it […]

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Ngoma: Mini-trade shows promote locally made products- exhibitors

Posted by in English, Invest in Rwanda on 25. Jun, 2016 | 0 Comments

Residents in Ngoma district commend trade exhibition, saying it helps Rwandans embrace locally manufactured products. Traders said this during Mini-trade show that took place from 20th-23rd May 2016 in Ngoma district, where participants showed support by purchasing items and services. Josee Usabyineza, member of U-Fresh cooperative that makes soap in Cyasemakamba cell, Kibungo sector reveals […]

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How drug abuse campaigns in schools are reversing the trend in Western Province

Posted by in English, Featured Images on 25. Jun, 2016 | 0 Comments

Rwanda National Police (RNP) says that several campaigns that have for long been going on in schools against crimes, especially abuse of psychotropic substances, are reaping results in terms of youth ownership through community policing. According to the police, the impact is measured through several cases reported to police stations as well as youth’s involvement […]

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Rwandans in Netherlands Commemorate Genocide Against Tutsi

Posted by in English, Featured Images on 24. Jun, 2016 | 0 Comments

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 Denial”, the event was attended by more than 100 participants including; students, professors, teachers, friends of Rwanda, Rwandan nationals living in the Netherlands and many others. […]

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Rwanda Security Chiefs Dismiss ‘Western Interference’

Posted by in English, Featured Images on 24. Jun, 2016 | 0 Comments

Rwanda has condemned foreign interference in Africa’s security matters which is seen as aimed at exploiting the continent. This declaration was made Thursday during a Senior Command and Staff Course Symposium on Peace, Security and Justice. “Foreign Interference in Africa is much easier than before simply because Africans handed themselves in for exploitation,” Gen. James […]