DR Congo ex premier calls for war on Rwanda
A former DR Congo prime minister and opposition leader on Monday called for the government to wage war on neighbouring Rwanda as a way to end militia violence. The Democratic Republic of Congo was at the heart of two bitter regional wars between 1997-2003 involving its neighbours Rwanda and Uganda. Kinshasa accused Rwanda and Uganda…
Lessons for Nigeria on borrowing as Rwanda finances 84% of budget
Nigeria may need to explore innovative measures of improving productivity and generating revenue beyond increased borrowing, if it hopes to increase its Gross Domestic Product (GDP)
Beholding Beautiful Bugesera
I always wanted to visit Bugesera in Rwanda and for two reasons (this piece would focus on the first reason). And when the opportunity presented itself, I took a trip with New Dawn Associates (NDA Rwanda was established in 2002 is one of the most reliable and highly professional tour operators in Rwanda with an…
Understanding Rwanda's unique form of accountability
I have learned over the years that when one’s mind is made up, this diminishes fear; knowing what must be done does away with fear – Rosa Parks Most Africans must have read about Rwanda (in one form or the other) and via different and multiple information outlets. For a particular set of Africans, the…
Rwanda deports controversial US evangelist
Rwanda said Tuesday that a controversial American missionary, who was arrested for calling an illegal public meeting with journalists, has been deported.
Has Nigeria fared better in ICT penetration?
As Nigeria celebrates 59 years of independence, one sector that has distinguished itself remains the Information and Communication Technology (ICT).
Rwanda agrees to take in African refugees stuck in Libya
Rwanda agreed Tuesday to take in hundreds and potentially thousands of African refugees and asylum-seekers stranded in Libya, a deal the African Union hopes to replicate with other member states.
South Africa issues arrest warrant for suspected killers of Rwandan ex-spy
South African authorities have issued an arrest warrant for two of the four alleged murderers of an exiled Rwandan ex-spy and critic of President Paul Kagame who was killed in a Johannesburg hotel in 2014, the family lawyer said Monday.