John Giraneza urges all Rwandans to change their mindset and embrace unity and reconciliation

Giraneza: Burying the hatchet with my family’s killers

Posted by in English, Featured Images, Success stories on 26. Mar, 2015 | 0 Comments

John Giranez 40, a Genocide survivor and resident of Batima cell, Rweru sector of Bugesera districtsays that unity and reconciliation program enabled him to marry from the family that killed his relatives during the 1994 genocide against the Tutsi. After embracing unity and reconciliation, John Giraneza married Jeanne Uwimana from the family of Ngirinshuti, who […]

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UNAMID Central Sector Commander commends Rwanda troops in Darfur

Posted by in English, Featured Images, Success stories on 27. Dec, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Central Sector Commander for UN peacekeeping mission in Darfur (UNAMID), Brig Gen George Rwigamba commended the job well done by the troops in bringing peace and stability in the Central Sector. He made the remarks on December 24, 2014 while visiting Rwanda peacekeepers deployed in Zalingei Military Team Location, Central Sector Zalingei-Darfur. The Commanding […]

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 […]

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South Korea: Rwandans share country’s success story at university event

Posted by in English, Featured Images, Success stories on 07. Oct, 2014 | 0 Comments

Rwanda has much to teach the World after the Genocide against Tutsi was halted and the country is now among few countries ahead of other many African countries in Leadership, economy, better habitat, peace and security. These are some facts shared to people from over 50 countries at the Korea Advanced Institute of Science and […]

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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 […]

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 […]

UN awards Rwandan police peacekeepers

UN awards Rwandan police peacekeepers in Haiti

Posted by in English, Featured Images, Success stories on 14. Jun, 2014 | 0 Comments

The United Nations awarded the Rwanda Peacekeepers serving under the UN Stabilisation Mission for Haiti (MINUSTAH) with medals for their outstanding performance in building the capacity of the Haitian National Police. A contingent of 140 officers including 14 females under Rwanda Formed Police Unit (RWAFPUIV) were awarded medal and given certificates in the ceremony held […]

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Rwandan Police officers complete peacekeeping training in Nairobi

Posted by in Featured Images, Main Image, Success stories on 04. Oct, 2013 | 0 Comments

A contingent of 125 police officers on September 30, 2013 returned from a two-week peacekeeping pre-deployment course in Nairobi, Kenya. The officers, who include 73 females, are organised under the Formed Police Unit (FPU). The contingent was received by the Inspector General of Police, Emmanuel K. Gasana at the force’s headquarters in Kacyiru. The Police […]

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Rwandan peacekeepers decorated in Darfur

Posted by in English, Featured Images, Main Image, Success stories on 04. Oct, 2013 | 0 Comments

Rwandan military peacekeepers serving under the African Union – United Nations Hybrid Operation in Darfur (UNAMID) received recognition medals on 26 September 2013 in Zalingei, central Darfur. The decoration medal ceremony is aimed at recognizing the good job by the peacekeepers in UNAMID. The Ceremony was attended by different dignitaries including the UNAMID Deputy Force […]

Rwandan military forces awarded with medals in South Sudan

Rwandan military forces awarded with medals in South Sudan

Posted by in English, Featured Images, Main Image, Success stories on 27. Aug, 2013 | 0 Comments

The Rwanda Defence Force (RDF) Land Forces and a contingent of 85 Rwandan air force personnel serving under United Nations Mission in South Sudan (UNMISS) held a Medal parade award Ceremony in Juba, the Capital of South Sudan on 23 August 2013. Mr Raisedon Zenenga, Deputy Special Representative of the UN Secretary-General for Political Affairs […]