Sudan talks end with no accord on ruling body as ‘dispute’ persists

Sudanese army rulers and protesters failed Tuesday to reach an agreement yet again on the make-up of a new ruling body as negotiations also became deadlocked over who should lead it -- a civilian or soldier. The two sides launched a round of new talks late Sunday over the sovereign council to rule Sudan...

Russia, Rwanda Sign Atomic energy Agreement

Moscow, 16 May, 2019: The Russian State-owned nuclear group (ROSATOM) signed with Rwanda the roadmap for establishing Russian-Rwanda cooperation in the peaceful uses of atomic energy.  From ROSATOM the document was signed by Deputy Director General of ROSATOM Nikolay Spasskiy and while the Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary Ambassador of...

Kigali City Launches 3rd Councilor’s Week

The City of Kigali has launched the councilor’s week during which residents will have time to interact with the city’s councilors on various programs mostly focusing on the Socio-Economic conditions, Human Security, saving and the well-being of the city’s residents among other planned activities. Themed “EJO HEZA MU MUJYI TWIFUZA”, the Week was launched on Monday, May 20,...

France-Rwanda Politics Rational and Realistic after Genocide

France and Rwanda have known bitterness in political relations after the 1994 Genocide against Tutsi. The fact was that Rwanda was accusing France with Facts showing that the European country has played a crucial role in the preparation and execution of the Genocide against Tutsi in Rwanda. However France has distanced itself...

President Kagame meets Louise Mushikiwabo at OIF

On the sidelines of his visit to Paris for VivaTech 2019, the President of the Republic of Rwanda, Paul Kagame visited the headquarters of OIF where he was received by the Secretary General Louise Mushikiwabo and her team. Louise Mushikiwabo, Former Rwandan Minister of Foreign Affairs, briefed President Kagame on...

China Embassy donates laptops to Media High Council

The Embassy of the People's Republic of China to Rwanda last week donated laptops to the Rwanda Media High Council, in a bid to support the development and capacity building of the media industry. The laptops were handed to the Executive Secretary of the Media High Council, Peacemaker Mbungiramihigo by the Political Counselor in...

PM Ngirente discusses developmental projects with World Bank Vice President for Africa

Kigali, May 16, 2019: Today the Rt. Hon. Prime Minister, Dr. Ngirente Edouard received in audience Mr. Hafez Ghanem, World Bank Group Vice President for Africa. Their discussions focused on how to strengthen existing partnership between the World Bank and the Republic of Rwanda, especially in transformational sectors like energy, agriculture, transport, urbanization and human capital...

Protected: Accused Rwandan murderers sent to Australia as refugee swap deal: reports

Paid Content. You can Use MoMo (0787105131) and request us a password to access the content. Two Rwandan men accused of murdering eight tourists in 1999 have reportedly been sent to Australia as part of the Coalition's refugee swap deal with the US. The pair were locked up...

Mozambique President to address at the EurAfrican Forum 2019 in Portugal

The EurAfrican Forum is a networking and discussion platform underpinned on the power of Diasporas for connecting people, cities, regions and continentsCASCAIS, Portugal, May 15, 2019/ -- The EurAfrican Forum (www.EurAfricanForum.org) organization announced today the presence of the President of Mozambique, His Excellency Filipe Nyusi, for an institutional speech on the first day of the event, July...

Leaders, experts urge stronger African voice on global arena

African leaders should pursue strong partnerships with western countries and other nations, such as Russia and China, in areas of security and development if the continent is to reverse the negative geopolitical narrative that dominates global media and other platforms. The observation was made by officials and experts on the first day of the...

Future of Power Whitepaper takes center stage at Africa Utility Week

As the 19th edition of the Africa Utility week and PowerGEN event kicks off, GE unveiled a whitepaper today on Re-imagining the future of power in Sub-Saharan AfricaCAPE TOWN, South Africa, May 13, 2019/ -- Whitepaper highlights the future gamechangers in the energy landscape in Sub- Saharan Africa; Discusses the factors contributing to energy transformation and the...

Rwanda inks nuclear energy deal with Morocco

Rwanda Utilities Regulatory Authority (RURA) signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Moroccan Agency for Nuclear and Radiological Safety and Security (AMSSNuR) to collaborate on nuclear energy developments. A joint press statement explained that the MoU is to facilitate the collaboration between the RURA and AMSSNuR in the areas of nuclear and radiological...

DRC-Rwanda Army Chiefs discuss possible elimination of insecurity in the region

FARDC Chief of General Staff Lieutenant Célestin Mbala exchanged with Rwandan General Defense Forces Chief of Staff Gen. Patrick Nyamvuba on the possibility of eradicating insecurity in the Great lakes Region. They noted that as neighbors, the two armies must renew their cooperation commitments in order to secure each other. He made...

Kwibuka25: HDP trained and supported Survivors Associations in Rusizi and Nyamasheke

“Despite Rwanda’s tragic history of the Genocide committed against Tutsi, we have a responsibility of working hard to improve our socio-economic conditions for ourselves and again for the Nation while also committing to Never Again to Genocide.” This is the main message from Health Development and Performance (HDP) delivered to...

In Exclusive Video Statement, Angola President Touts Economic Reforms, Invites Investors to Angola Oil & Gas 2019

President João Manuel Gonçalves Lourenço will unpack best international practices for Angola’s oil and gas sectorLUANDA, Angola, May 10, 2019/ -- Angola has adopted a new era of oil and gas through reforms and transparency of tenders; President João Manuel Gonçalves Lourenço will unpack best international practices for Angola’s oil and gas sector...

Rwanda Army benchmarks at KDF military police

Rwandese Army completed a tour days tour at the Kenya Army Military Police where they had been ushered in by Defense Attaché Brigadier General Joseph Demali on Wednesday. The visit which aimed at benchmarking best practices for training of Military Police, was flagged off with a courtesy call to the...

Prime Minister Ngirente receives H.E Ron Adam, Ambassador of Israel to Rwanda

Kigali May 09, 2019: The Rt. Hon. Prime Minister, Dr. Ngirente Edouard received in audience H.E. Ron Adam, the Ambassador of the State of Israel to the Republic of Rwanda. Their discussions focused on strengthening the existing excellent relations between the two countries and enhancing cooperation in different sectors including Agriculture, Trade and Investment,...

Sudan protest leaders threaten to launch national “disobedience” campaign

KHARTOUM – Sudanese protest leaders on Wednesday accused the generals of trying to delay the transition from power to civilian life and threatened to launch a national movement of “disobedience”. The development follows the demands of Sudan’s military rulers on Tuesday (May 7) that the constitution of the interim government be guided by Sharia...

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