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First Lady Jeannette Kagame, President Paul Kagame, and their hosts Ethiopian Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn and First Lady Roman Tesfaye in Addis Ababa (file photo).
Upon their arrival at Kigali International Airport, they were received by President Paul Kagame and First Lady Jeannette Kagame.

GOICO say that the idea to build the modern market was as an inspiration from President Paul Kagame's relentless emphasis on Rwandans becoming creative and taking lead in economic development activities.
African Union chief Moussa Faki was snubbed by the US during a recent visit to the capital, Washington DC, the Foreign Policy (FP) magazine reports.
"I want to thank the leadership of FERWAFA President, Vincent Nzamwita for his commitment in developing the sport in Rwanda," FIFA President Infantino added.
Twenty-two years ago, on April 22, 1995, Rwandan President Paul Kagame's Rwandan Patriotic army massacred between 4,000 and 8,000 Hutu men, women and children at the Kibeho Camp for internal refugees in southern Rwanda.

The initiative was discussed between the StarTimes Group and Minister for youth and Information communication technology Jean Philbert Nsengimana during the visit to China by President Paul Kagame in mid-March, Amb Kayonga told Business Times in ...
Setting an example and seizing an opportunity to publicize the service on this Saturday, the country's president, Paul Kagame, helped break ground for a new elementary school in the country's northeast while dozens of photographers snapped photos.
Presidents Paul Kagame, Alpha Conde of Guinea, and Idriss Deby of Chad, and African Union Commission Chairperson Moussa Faki Mahamat, yesterday, called for urgency in the implementation of the African Union reforms adopted in January this year in ...
In Rwanda, for instance, President Paul Kagame has held power since 2000 and has been in effective control of the country since 1994, when his forces entered Kigali to end the genocide.
Rwandan President Paul Kagame and his wife Jeannette Kagame on April mark the 23rd Anniversary of the 1994 genocide against Tutsi people by laying a wreath at the mass grave where over 250 victims are buried in Kigali.
Mahamat might have been thinking about this as he sat with Rwanda's President Paul Kagame in Kigali on 8 April to commemorate the 1994 Rwandan genocide.
However, in December the same year, the draft law was returned to parliament following President Paul Kagame's request that it's revised further to include articles, mostly concerning national security.
President Paul Kagame has dismissed a weird belief of the community which agrees that women should endure violence imposed to them by husbands until last breathe.
President Paul Kagame has urged women members of the Rwanda Patriotic Front (RPF Inkotanyi) to stand up against gender-based violence, Domestic Violence and fight the trafficking of women and girls.
Now, a former elite army captain, who was in a convoy retreating from the advancing RPA rebel forces led by Gen Paul Kagame, gives first public insight into what happened in Kibeho by a perpetrator. According to Capt Ildefonse Nizeyimana, the convoy ...
President Paul Kagame is Tutsi, although it is illegal to speak of ethnicity in Rwanda, as part of a government initiative called "Ndi Umunyarwanda" ("I am a Rwandan").

Addressing a gathering that included members of the Chinese community in Rwanda, government officials, diplomats, among others, Rao said that the Rwanda-China relations are at a fresh start following President Paul Kagame's visit to China last month.
President Paul Kagame has said that African unity is the most practical way for the continent to reach its potential and to make the most of globalisation.
President Paul Kagame, who secured a change to the Constitution in order to stand for re-election, has been accused of leading Rwanda down an increasingly authoritarian path after previously winning admiration from western backers for stabilising the ...
Rwanda and Djibouti yesterday signed five bilateral agreements during the first day of a two-day state visit by President Paul Kagame and First Lady Jeannette Kagame to Djibouti. The agreements aim to strengthen bilateral ties in several key areas ...
In order to transform from a subsistence-based society to a knowledge-based economy, the government of President Paul Kagame has enacted a number of reforms, including expanding access to primary and secondary education for children from poorer ...
Rwanda's President Paul Kagame, who has been in office since 2000, changed his country's Constitution which allowed him to run again in an election scheduled later this year.
The agreements were signed during the first day of official visit of President Paul Kagame and First Lady Jeannette Kagame to Djibouti.
2000: Paul Kagame is selected president of Rwanda, the nation's first Tutsi leader since independence in 1962 and a former rebel leader whose forces stopped the 1994 genocide.
As UDPR, we will not have a flag bearer from the party but will support the incumbent Paul Kagame. We ended a country tour in March which we used as an opportunity to talk to members of our party about elections and the importance of their ...
As UDPR, we will not have a flag bearer from the party but will support the incumbent Paul Kagame. We ended a country tour in March which we used as an opportunity to talk to members of our party about elections and the importance of their ...
China and Rwanda have been engaged in close economic and trade partnership for more than two decades. While China is capable of boosting Rwanda's investment and trade, Rwanda plays a vital role in China's One Belt and One Road initiative.
Fifty local private sector members will next month head to Casablanca in Morocco to explore trade and investment opportunities in the north African country.
Rwanda's President Paul Kagame will run for a third term this year. This after the constitutional was amended to allow him another term, following a referendum to that effect.
This in itself is a major achievement made possible under the astute leadership and able guidance of President Paul Kagame, together with a team of dedicated ministers and government officials.
He received the presidents of Kenya (Uhuru Kenyatta) and Rwanda (Paul Kagame) in Gandhinagar. Both the heads of State attended the event giving it a higher international stature in comparison to the Pravasi Bharatiya Diwas and helped to increase ...
Rwanda President Paul Kagame is one of Africa's most divisive leaders. Praised by many as bringing the country out of its horrific 1994 genocide, Kagame is equally criticised by other groups for his ruthless approach to dealing with opposition ...
Last year, President Paul Kagame visited Morocco and this was followed by the reciprocal visit of Moroccan King Mohammed VI, four months later.
Rwanda's President Paul Kagame, who has been in office since 2000, changed his country's Constitution which allowed him to run again in an election scheduled later this year.
On April 13th, 2017, H. E. RAO Hongwei, the Ambassador of the People's Republic of China to the Republic of Rwanda, presented the Letter of Credence to H.E.
One of the very big things I and His Excellency (President Paul Kagame) talked about recently was growing cycling tourism and he accepted to change the high customs duties for bikes to 0% and will make a boom in cycling already.
But his re-election led to an outbreak of violence that has killed hundreds and forced more than 400,000 people to flee, according to the UN refugee agency UNHCR.
He was a key frontline commander during the Rwandan civil war ( 1990-1994 ) and one of the few RPF officers who dared stand up to President Paul Kagame. He personally fought in the frontline (something Kagame was never enthusiastic about) and ...
Rwandan President Paul Kagame has cautioned against debates centred on defining the killings that happened in Rwanda in 1994, noting that those who failed to do anything at the time are the ones intentionally trying to water down the magnitude of the ...
Boys at the Bernadine Sisters school in Kamonyi, Rwanda. children are on vacation for a month from late March to mid-April, a time when emotions run high as the country observes the national memorial day on April 7. (GSR photo/Melanie Lidman).
The visits to China and India by Rwanda's President Paul Kagame this year yielded tangible results, the new ambassadors to Rwanda told KT Press Thursday.
The former legislative assistant and filmmaker has strong ties to Rwandan dictator and Clinton Foundation ally Paul Kagame.
... remained almost entirely a democracy-free zone, the former Soviet Union was headed much more toward authoritarianism than democracy, and Africa's widely celebrated "new leaders," including Rwanda's Paul Kagame and Uganda's Yoweri Museveni, ...
Rwanda's President Paul Kagame has been praised internationally for the work he has done in Rwanda but he did extend his presidency into a third term.
We all recognise that AIMS' education model is an important tool for development & progress on our continent," says Paul Kagame, Rwanda President. The first AIMS centre of excellence was opened in Cape Town, South Africa, founded by Professor Neil ...
A pregnant British woman from Leeds who was arrested in Rwanda on suspicion of plotting to undermine President Paul Kagame is back in the UK.
So they steer their argument purely onto the plane crash of 6 April 1994 that killed the president; Or on the person of Paul Kagame; or the plight of the refugees in the camps. When faced with talking about the months April to July, on the role of hate ...
But, what a comforting speech from President Paul Kagame (during the launch of the official mourning week last Friday)! The President reassured survivors that they are not alone; indeed, Rwanda is their family, we are their family!
The most recent such instance was the round of visits President Paul Kagame made to a number of countries in Europe, America and Asia in March this year.





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