A poll clerk looks on at a polling station at the Rwandan High Commission in Nairobi.

NEC deploys 600 observers for referendum polls

Posted by in English, Featured Images, Main Image, Our country on 18. Dec, 2015 | 0 Comments

More than 600 election observers are deployed to monitor proceedings during the national referendum that is being held today, Charles Munyaneza, the executive secretary of the National Electoral Commission (NEC). Munyaneza revealed that 620 election observers from civil society groups, the political parties’ forum, National Human Rights Commission, and the Rwanda Governance Board (RGB), among […]

The famous bar where Mugesera loved to sip his cold beer.

November 22: ‘Happy Birthday’ Dr. Leon Mugesera

Posted by in English, Featured Images, Main Image on 23. Nov, 2015 | 0 Comments

The Gods Have Not Let Go Of A Man Who Blessed The Rwandan Genocide   It’s November 22, 1992, and the political situation inside Rwanda is tense as rebels are gaining ground two years after launching military attacks against the government. It is a Sunday and residents of former Kabaya sub-prefecture in Gaseke commune in […]

The congregation was reminded that it is important for sons and daughters outside Rwanda to ensure a better match-up between employment and training in Rwanda.

Rwanda, Netherlands intensify Bilateral Cooperation

Posted by in English, Featured Images, Main Image, Our country on 21. Jun, 2015 | 0 Comments

The Minister and his delegation were in the Netherlands from June 17th 2015 and expect to end their official visit on Monday June 22nd 2015. The Justice Minister chaired the panel on Justice and Rule of Law which brought together relevant policy stakeholders from Rwanda and The Netherlands, in the area of Rule of Law […]

Rwanda peacekeepers respond to disaster aftermath in Haiti

Rwanda peacekeepers respond to disaster aftermath in Haiti

Posted by in Contribute, English, Featured Images, Main Image on 03. Apr, 2015 | 0 Comments

The Rwanda National Police (RNP) peacekeepers serving under the United Nations Stabilization Mission in Haiti (UNSTAMIH) opened the road that was blocked by mudslides and floods from the torrential rain. The rains blocked the key road that links the town of Jeremie to the capital Port Au Prince and other cities, causing traffic and bringing […]

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The Embarrassing Photograph France Would Rather Doesn’t Exist

Posted by in English, Featured Images, Main Image on 28. Mar, 2015 | 0 Comments

On June 25, 1994, Boniface Higiro was 19 years. At around 11:00am, a convoy of military and white civilian vehicles drove uphill towards Bisesero, located in Western Rwanda. “We saw white people calling us to come down as they were here to rescue us,” narrates Higiro, now 40 years. And they did come out hoping […]

The 'One Dollar Campaign' complex valued at $2.5M. It currently hosts 192 genocide orphans.

One-Dollar-Hostel: Genocide orphans finally have a place to call home

Posted by in English, Featured Images, Main Image on 04. Dec, 2014 | 0 Comments

Leandre Sekamana 23, a Rwandan university student, spent months wondering whether to donate Rwf3000 ($4) to a fund meant to construct a hostel to accommodate about 200 genocide orphans. Sekamana, who was just 3 years during the genocide, is a 3rd born to Francois Ngaruye, who is serving a life sentence for killing tens of […]

Rwanda and South Korea discuss increased bilateral cooperation

Rwanda and South Korea discuss increased bilateral cooperation

Posted by in English, Featured Images, Main Image, Opportunities on 31. Oct, 2014 | 0 Comments

President Paul Kagame and his South Korean counterpart Park Geun-hye yesterday held talks focusing on fostering bilateral relations between the two countries. The bilateral relations talks aimed at to promoting existing cooperation of both countries. The two Presidents expressed that Korea’s history makes the nation a natural partner in Rwanda’s journey of socio-economic transformation. A […]

Rwandan chairs UN Women network in CAR

Rwandan chairs UN Women network in CAR

Posted by in English, Featured Images, Main Image, Opportunities on 28. Oct, 2014 | 0 Comments

Rwandan Police officer Antoinette Umuraza was appointed the chairperson of the United Nations Police (UNPOL) Women Network under the United Nations Multidimensional Integrated Stabilization Mission in the Central African Republic (MINUSCA). CIP Umuraza was appointed to head the women league in CAR during the celebrations to mark the 69th birthday of the UN held on […]

Rwanda Police peacekeepers in Ivory Coast decorated

Rwanda Police peacekeepers in Ivory Coast decorated

Posted by in English, Featured Images, Main Image, Success stories on 28. Oct, 2014 | 0 Comments

Rwanda National Police officers serving under the United Nations Operation in Ivory Coast in a French acronym ONUCI have been awarded medals for their outstanding peacekeeping services in the West African Nation. The Rwandan officers are among the 33 peacekeepers decorated by the UN in a ceremony held on October 24 in Bouaké. The medal […]

m_Rwanda’s professionalism in peacekeeping attracts UN attention

Rwanda’s professionalism in peacekeeping attracts UN attention

Posted by in English, Featured Images, Main Image, Success stories on 24. Sep, 2014 | 0 Comments

Rwanda troops have received recognition for their professionalism in peacekeeping missions by both the United Nations and the African communities they serve which are torn by conflict. Following the milestone to their noble service to humanity the troops have received various awards and praises for their commitment in protecting civilians to the level of putting […]