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26 min ago | Wall Street Journal

How Rwanda's Strongman Exploits U.S. Guilt

Rwanda's president, Paul Kagame, in Brussels on April 2. Mr. Kagame, who led a Tutsi insurgency after the 1994 genocide, was elected to a second term in 2010.

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Related Topix: World News, Africa, Paul Kagame, Bill Clinton, History in the News

1 hr ago | AllAfrica.com

Rwanda: Former Telexfree Members Threaten Legal Action

A group of Rwandans who had invested in the former Telex-Free Rwanda Ltd are considering legal action against the company in a bid to recover their money, The New Times has learnt.

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Related Topix: World News, Africa, Travel, Africa Travel, Rwanda Travel, Economics News, Bankruptcy

5 hrs ago | BroadwayWorld.com

Unexplored Interior Will Receive a Special Public Reading in Nyc on 5/11

In recognition of the 20 year anniversary of the genocide against the Tutsi in Rwanda, actor/writer Jay O. Sanders ' play Unexplored Interior, directed by James Glossman , will receive and an unprecedented reading on Sunday, May 11 at 12 Noon at the Museum of Jewish Heritage .

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9 hrs ago | Kigalirat

Rwanda celebrates Easter

Rwandans begin the Easter celebrations today with a Holy Thursday mass led by Archbishop of Kigali Thaddee Ntihinyurwa at St. Michael's church in Kigali.

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13 hrs ago | AllAfrica.com

Rwanda: New Project to Ease Access to Affordable Loans

Funding sources for micro-finance institutions and SACCOs could increase following the launch of a new project that seeks to ease access to micro-loans from funders abroad, according to project implementers.

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17 hrs ago | AllAfrica.com

Rwanda: EABC Roots for Uniform Laws On Movement of Skilled Labour in Region

East African Community member states should adapt a common policy on recognition of professionals to facilitate the movement of labour and reduce the cost of doing trade in the region, the East African Business Council has said.

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Thu Apr 17, 2014

Daily Pennsylvanian

Faces of 2018 | Emmanuel Nkundunkundiye painted a path from Rwanda to Penn

Emmanuel's father was killed during the Rwandan genocide of 1994 when Emmanuel was two years old.

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Related Topix: Africa, Standardized Testing

The China Post

Shooting of Belgian conservationist in DR Congo condemned worldwide

Environmentalists around the world condemned on Wednesday the shooting of a Belgian conservationist who has struggled to protect Africa's mountain gorillas in the war-torn Democratic Republic of Congo.

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Rwanda EYe

Bralirwa gets a notch on Rwanda Stock Exchange bourse

The Rwanda Stock Exchange share index went up 1.01 points to close at 263.50 and mainly pushed by the rising Bralirwa share price beating its close contender Bank of Kigali to close shop at Rwf 865.

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Living in Rwanda

Interpol president hails Rwanda police's contribution to crime reduction

The president of Interpol, Mireilla Ballestrazi has hailed the Rwanda National Police for its efforts shown in fighting crimes in the country.

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The Economist

A brave man under attack

The Belgian-born head of the spectacular reserve, home-some reckon-to 80% of the world's surviving mountain gorillas, has been doing arguably the most dangerous job in conservation since 2008.

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Xenia Daily Gazette

Editorials

On Monday, Rwanda commemorated the victims of a genocide unleashed 20 years ago by Hutu extremists in power then.

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Related Topix: World News, Africa, Paul Kagame, Central African Republic, Israel, Middle East, Opinion

Wed Apr 16, 2014

The Huffington Post

Bernard-Henri Levy: April Diary

It is curious that that the supposed "insult to the nation" delivered by those who dared to point out France's closeness to the genocidal regime in Rwanda caused more uproar, provoked more indignation, and, it seems, elicited more emotion than did the outrage inflicted on the 800,000 victims of the genocide.

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Related Topix: Africa, World News, Paul Kagame

Washington Post

Monkey Cage: Schooling builds peace, right? The complicated answer from Rwanda

The following is a guest post by Elisabeth King. King is the author of "From Classrooms to Conflict in Rwanda" .

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Related Topix: World News, Africa, Paul Kagame, US News, Liberal Political News

Aidsmap

Abolishing HIV in Rwanda

Our award-winning series of patient information booklets. Each title provides a comprehensive overview of one aspect of living with HIV.

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Related Topix: HIV/AIDS, Health, Africa

Rwanda EYe

BK shares swoons

The Rwanda Stock Exchange share index went down 1.31 to close at 262.91 and mainly caused by the falling Bank of Kigali {BoK} share price which closed at Rwf 340.

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Get Reading

Sandhurst school pupils visit Rwanda to mark 20th anniversary of the country's genocide

Students spent the trip of a lifetime helping others when they visited Rwanda to mark the 20th anniversary of the country's genocide.

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News Times

Belgian head of Congo's Virunga park shot

In this file photo taken on Wednesday, Aug. 11, 2012, Emmanuel de Merode, Virunga National Park director and chief warden, poses at the park headquarters in Rumangabo, some 60 kms north of Goma, eastern Congo.

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New Vision

Rwanda parades gang accused of plotting attacks...

Rwandan police on Tuesday paraded four people accused of planning grenade attacks on the country's leaders in revenge for the assassination of a former spy chief and fierce critic of President Paul Kagame.

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AllAfrica.com

Rwanda: RRA to Sponsor More Genocide Orphans

Drocelle Mukashyaka, the Deputy Commissioner for Taxpayer Services at RRA, said the body is hoping to expand its sponsorship initiative to more orphans of its former employees who were killed in the 1994 Genocide against the Tutsi, once identified.

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