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Sat, 13 Feb 2016 07:55:15 GMT
Kigali to Relocate Burundian Refugees
[Al Jazeera] Rwanda's government has said it plans to relocate Burundian refugees to other countries after being accused of involvement in "destabilising activities" in its crisis-hit neighbouring country.

Sat, 13 Feb 2016 11:06:25 GMT
Don't Use Rwanda As a Scapegoat in Burundi Crisis
[New Times] The Government of Rwanda has announced that it will begin relocating Burundian refugees who fled the ongoing conflict in their country.

Fri, 12 Feb 2016 12:27:56 GMT
Is Rwanda Interfering in Burundi?
[Deutsche Welle] Two top US diplomats have accused Rwanda of 'destabilizing activities' in neighboring Burundi. Earlier, a UN report charged that Rwanda was pursuing an 'ultimate goal' of ousting Burundian President Nkurunziza.

Fri, 12 Feb 2016 09:24:39 GMT
Govt to Begin Planning Relocation of Burundian Refugees to Third Countries
[Rwanda Govt] Kigali -Today the Government of Rwanda announced that it will immediately begin working with partners in the international community to plan the orderly and safe relocation of Burundian refugees to third countries.

Fri, 12 Feb 2016 07:56:53 GMT
Rwanda to Relocate Burundian Refugees
[New Times] The Government has announced that it will begin relocating Burundian refugees who fled the ongoing conflict in their country.

Fri, 12 Feb 2016 07:52:02 GMT
There Is More to 'buy Made in Rwanda' Drive Than Meets the Eye
[New Times] From February 25 to March 2, about 250 local producers will be at Gikondo Show Grounds in Kicukiro District doing what every dealer in goods and services does: convince buyers that their locally-made products, are worth every coin and con...

Fri, 12 Feb 2016 07:34:20 GMT
Rwanda Will Remain a Committed United Nations Troop Contributor - Gen Nyamvumba
[New Times] As a country, Rwanda is committed to continue making its modest contribution toward the United Nations peacekeeping operations in conflict-ridden countries.

Wed, 10 Feb 2016 14:03:50 GMT
Rwanda Calls for "Maturity" Over Burundi Crisis
[East African] Rwanda's foreign affairs minister Louise Mushikiwabo has once again denounced accusations that her government recruited and trained Burundian refugees to fight and oust Burundi President Pierre Nkurunziza.

Fri, 12 Feb 2016 13:46:44 GMT
Rwanda to Relocate Burundian Refugees
[Deutsche Welle] Tens of thousands of refugees who fled the violence in Burundi and sought sanctuary in neighboring Rwanda are to be sent elsewhere. The move by Kigali comes amid renewed accusations of Rwandan meddling in Burundi.

Fri, 12 Feb 2016 13:27:16 GMT
Is Rwanda Stoking Ethnic Fires in Burundi?
[Daily Maverick] According to both the United Nations and the United States, Rwanda is arming and training Burundian rebels. The goal is to bring down President Nkurunziza, but why? What's in it for Rwanda? SIMON ALLISON explores the complex relation...

Fri, 12 Feb 2016 11:35:07 GMT
Burundian Refugees to Be Relocated
[News of Rwanda] The government of Rwanda has announced that it will immediately begin working with partners in the international community to plan the orderly and safe relocation of Burundian refugees to third countries.

Fri, 12 Feb 2016 07:50:33 GMT
Rwanda to Face Uganda in 2017 AYC U20 First Round
[New Times] Rwanda U20 national team will play against Uganda in first round of the 2017 African Youth Championship qualifiers-the championship is scheduled to take place in Zambia.

Fri, 12 Feb 2016 07:47:33 GMT
Crime Deterrence in Focus As Penal Code Goes Under Review
[New Times] Rwanda Law Reform Commission (RLRC) has started the process of reviewing the country's Penal Code with four guiding criterias; deterrence character of a Penal Code provision; rehabilitation of the offender; incapacitation of the offender ...

Fri, 12 Feb 2016 07:44:19 GMT
Seven Ministers in Senate Over Trade Imbalance
[New Times] The government will put efforts in increasing value addition of export crops and utilise resources on the ground to maximise profitability in order to turn around trade deficit that has slumped heavily.

Fri, 12 Feb 2016 07:38:38 GMT
Rwandan Police Peacekeepers in Haiti Decorated
[New Times] The United Nations has decorated 27 Rwanda National Police (RNP) officers in Haiti with service medals for their outstanding peacekeeping role in the Caribbean nation.

Fri, 12 Feb 2016 07:35:08 GMT
Visiting Malawian Lawmakers to Replicate Isange One Stop Centre Model
[New Times] A delegation of nine officials from Malawi, who include six members of the national assembly, on Wednesday visited Isange One Stop Centre at Kacyiru Police Hospital, and commended the centre's role in addressing challenges of gender based...

Fri, 12 Feb 2016 07:23:11 GMT
Gen Nyamvumba - Rwanda Will Remain a Committed UN Troop Contributor
[New Times] As a country, Rwanda is committed to continue making her modest contribution towards UN peacekeeping operations in conflict-ridden countries.

Fri, 12 Feb 2016 07:18:36 GMT
Nneka Promises Fun-Filled Kigali Festival
[New Times] Nigerian hip-hop/soul singer Nneka Lucia Egbuna, who's in Kigali to headline the annual art and music festival dubbed 'Isaano Arts Festival', has promised a 'Nigerian -Kigalian' performance.

Thu, 11 Feb 2016 07:51:43 GMT
Drones - Another Bold Move in Service to People
[New Times] Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAVs), better known as drones, first came into the public domain in a terrifying manner; the US military using them to rain death and destruction on its enemies.

Fri, 12 Feb 2016 09:52:45 GMT
Rwanda to Begin Planning Relocation ‎of Burundian Refugees to Third Countries
[Focus] The government has announced that it will immediately begin working with partners in the international community to plan the orderly and safe relocation of Burundian refugees to third countries.

Fri, 12 Feb 2016 09:51:51 GMT
UN Decorates Rwandan Police Peacekeepers in Haiti
[Focus] The United Nations has decorated 27 Rwandan police officers in Haiti with service medals for their outstanding peacekeeping role in the Caribbean nation.

Fri, 12 Feb 2016 09:51:13 GMT
Reviewed Penal Code to Deter Habitual Offenders
[Focus] The chairman of the Rwanda Law Reform Commission (RLRC), John Gara, has urged all Rwandans to avoid offences which might earn them penalties.

Fri, 12 Feb 2016 09:50:46 GMT
Airtel Shows Single Mother and Disabled Daughter Some Love
[Focus] In the ongoing '14 Days of Love' campaign by Airtel Rwanda, single mother Providence Nyirahabimana from Kimihurura in Gasabo district, is the latest beneficiary.

Fri, 12 Feb 2016 07:48:28 GMT
Rayon Sports Volley Ball Club Lose Three Key Players to Archrivals
[New Times] Rayon Sports Volleyball Club have released three of their senior players, just days before the new season starts, club officials have confirmed to Times Sport.

Fri, 12 Feb 2016 07:46:30 GMT
Rayon Suspend Striker Kasirye
[New Times] Rayon Sports have suspended star striker David Kasirye indefinitely for what the club described as his "unbecoming manners". The Club announced the suspension on Wednesday.

Fri, 12 Feb 2016 07:45:38 GMT
Grassroots Elections As a Tool for Sustainable Democracy, Development
[New Times] The involvement of citizens in any country's political process is an essential part of democracy. This is measured through increased citizen participation in local governance which is the current trend in leading democratic states around ...

Fri, 12 Feb 2016 07:41:28 GMT
Valentine's Day - What Does It Mean to You?
[New Times] The sad news is that Valentine's Day is not a public holiday. Your place of work, shops, schools, public transport and other organisations remain open as usual on this day.

Fri, 12 Feb 2016 07:39:33 GMT
Midfielder Habyarimana Appointed Police FC Captain
[New Times] Winger Innocent Habyarimana has been appointed as the new Rwanda National Police Football Club skipper replacing Jacques Tuyisenge, who joined Kenya's Gor Mahia. Habyarimana will be deputized by Fabrice Twagizimana commonly known as Ndiku...

Fri, 12 Feb 2016 07:37:24 GMT
Man Gets Life Sentence for Killing Wife
[New Times] Nyagatare Intermediate Court sentenced a 48-year-old man in Gatsibo District to life in prison after finding him guilty of murdering his wife.

Fri, 12 Feb 2016 07:36:56 GMT
As Kigali Seek to Maintain Lead As League Resumes
[New Times] After a three-month break, the Rwanda national football league resumes today with a total of five matches scheduled on Match-day 10, and one fixture set to be played on Sunday to complete the weekend.



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