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25 min ago | 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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4 hrs ago | 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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8 hrs ago | 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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11 hrs ago | 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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11 hrs ago | 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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13 hrs ago | 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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Tue Apr 15, 2014

AllAfrica.com

Rwanda: Teachers Petition Workers Union Over 'Illegal' Dismissal

Three teachers of Ecole Primaire Amizero in Ruhango District have petitioned a workers union, Senjousmel, over what they term as 'illegal dismissal' from work.

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Groong

In the News: Marching for Rwanda

PRESS RELEASE Armenian Heritage Foundation, to: Charles P. Guleserian, Vice President Armenian Heritage Foundation 25 Flanders Road Belmont, MA 02478 Email: info@ArmenianHeritagePark.org Armenian Heritage Park on the Rose Fitzgerald Kennedy Greenway, Boston IN THE NEWS! Marching for Rwandan genocide victims About 40 discuss, condemn killings By ... (more)

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AllAfrica.com

Rwanda: Access to Information - Public Agencies Faulted for Not Assigning Contact Persons

Only 28 per cent of public institutions have so far designated officials in charge of releasing public information despite Access to Information Law obliging public institutions to do so.

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Independent.ie

41-year-old in court accused of pelting eggs at Rwandan president

A 41-YEAR-OLD man has appeared in court accused of pelting eggs at Rwandan president Paul Kagame during his visit to Dublin last month.

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Bellingham Herald

Nigeria capital bomb killing 72 raises concern war spreading

President Goodluck Jonathan, who visited the scene, blamed the Islamist militant group Boko Haram for the car bomb that exploded at 6:55 a.m. local time Monday in Nyanya district, about nine kilometers from the Abuja city center.

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Erie Times News

Michael Gerson: Why we must remember genocide in Rwanda

At the 20th commemoration of the Rwandan genocide, the most moving moments were unplanned.

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News24

Rwanda-20 years on : From Mob Rule to Machiavellian Order

Well done! You have got the community talking! More than 50 comments have been made on one of your articles.

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AllAfrica.com

Rwanda: Govt Intensifies Fight Against 'Potato Taste' Defect in Coffee

The government has unveiled initiatives aimed at combating the potato taste defect in the country's coffee, which is threatening to reduce confidence in Rwanda's high quality coffee.

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AllAfrica.com

Rwanda: Popular Musician Held for Alleged Links to Terrorists

Musician Kizito Mihigo, a radio journalist and a demobilised soldier have been arrested on suspicion of involvement in subversive activities, Police have said.

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Mon Apr 14, 2014

Abiwacu

Kwibuka20 commemorated in Costa Rica

Scholars from more than 40 countries at the United Nations-Mandated University for Peace in Costa Rica gathered on April 7th to honor victims of the 1994 Genocide against the [] President Paul Kagame third from posing for a photo at the meeting in Dublin President Paul Kagame has emphasised on the importance of broadband in achieving sustainable ... (more)

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Christian Science Monitor

From a forgotten photo archive, Rwanda's orphans reclaim their history

In 1994, Gloriose's parents died in the Rwandan genocide. Together with her older brothers, she was rescued and taken to an orphanage.

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Iol.co.za

Close to 7 000 overseas voters registered

Just 6 789 South Africans abroad have registered as voters under the new electoral provisions to cast their ballots overseas - from London to Hanoi in Vietnam, Montevideo in Uruguay, Rwanda's capital Kigali, Ouagadougou in Burkina Faso and Asmara in Eritrea.

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NewsOn6 Tulsa

Musician, journalist arrested in Rwanda

The man accused of killing three people in attacks at a Jewish community center and Jewish retirement complex near Kansas City is a well-known white supremacist and former Ku Klux Klan leader who was once the... The man accused of killing three people in attacks at a Jewish community center and Jewish retirement complex near Kansas City is a known ... (more)

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ABC News

Musician, Journalist Arrested in Rwanda

Rwandan police said Monday they arrested Kizito Mihigo, a genocide survivor and prominent singer and composer of music on the genocide, and Cassien Ntamuhanga, who until recently was the director of a Christian radio station.

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