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UN war crimes prosecutor blasts South Africa for allowing a major Rwandan genocidist to flee the country

UN war crimes prosecutor blasts South Africa for allowing a major Rwandan genocidist to flee the country

Fulgence Kayishema, who allegedly bulldozed a church filled with 2 000 Tutsis in Rwanda in 1994, killing hundreds, was living in Cape Town until a year ago The South African government[Read More…]

by December 20, 2020 0 comments Lifestyle
Israeli vacationers returning home from Dubai, the Seychelles and Rwanda after December 26 will have to go into isolation

Israeli vacationers returning home from Dubai, the Seychelles and Rwanda after December 26 will have to go into isolation

Israel’s Ministry of Health has redefined the United Arab Emirates, Seychelles and Rwanda as ‘red’ high infection countries. Israelis vacationing in these locations have until December 26 to return home[Read More…]

by December 20, 2020 0 comments COVID-19 Updates, Lifestyle, Travel
Image shows former head of Rwanda’s presidential guard being arrested, not a TPLF leader

Image shows former head of Rwanda’s presidential guard being arrested, not a TPLF leader

After Ethiopia’s government announced it had stripped immunity from prosecution for officials of the Tigray People’s Liberation Front (TPLF), an image of a man in handcuffs was widely shared on social media[Read More…]

by December 19, 2020 0 comments Lifestyle
U.S. Pastor Deported From Rwanda Now Works in Uganda

U.S. Pastor Deported From Rwanda Now Works in Uganda

Gregg Schoof claimed the Rwandan government had “taken a stand against God with its heathen practices” before being arrested last year. Gregg Schoof, the controversial evangelical pastor deported from Rwanda[Read More…]

by December 18, 2020 0 comments Lifestyle
Dr. Paul Farmer, who expanded health care in Haiti and Rwanda, wins prestigious Berggruen Prize

Dr. Paul Farmer, who expanded health care in Haiti and Rwanda, wins prestigious Berggruen Prize

Dr. Paul Farmer, the acclaimed doctor and anthropologist who has devoted nearly four decades to fighting deadly epidemics and delivering health care to millions throughout the world, especially in Haiti[Read More…]

by December 17, 2020 0 comments Lifestyle
Kenya moves to end statelessness among ethnic minority communities

Kenya moves to end statelessness among ethnic minority communities

UNHCR, the UN Refugee Agency, has welcomed the Government of Kenya’s decision to grant citizenship to 1,670 stateless Shona and 1,300 stateless persons of Rwandan descent who qualify under the[Read More…]

by December 16, 2020 0 comments Lifestyle, Travel
Rwanda delegates praise Dubai Police’s K9 unit for timely detection of Covid-19 cases

Rwanda delegates praise Dubai Police’s K9 unit for timely detection of Covid-19 cases

Dubai Police use dog task force to contain the contagion. A Rwandan delegation, comprising members of police and health authority, paid a visit to Dubai Police’s General Headquarters (HQ) to[Read More…]

by December 16, 2020 0 comments Lifestyle, Travel
Mass measles vaccination starts in Burundi

Mass measles vaccination starts in Burundi

4-day campaign targets nearly 600,000 children BUJUMBURA, Burundi The Burundian government on Tuesday started a measles vaccination campaign for children, the health minister announced. Thaddee Ndikumana officially launched a four-day[Read More…]

by December 16, 2020 0 comments Lifestyle
International Residual Mechanism for Criminal Tribunals May Conclude Most Cases by May 2021, Its President Tells Security Council

International Residual Mechanism for Criminal Tribunals May Conclude Most Cases by May 2021, Its President Tells Security Council

The International Residual Mechanism for Criminal Tribunals — the judicial body that took over the remaining work of the two dedicated tribunals for war crimes committed in Rwanda and the[Read More…]

by December 16, 2020 0 comments Lifestyle, Politics
120 Burundian refugees repatriated from Uganda

120 Burundian refugees repatriated from Uganda

Interior minister urges residents to welcome returnees Some 120 Burundian refugees have been repatriated from Uganda, authorities announced late on Monday. A second batch of refugees is expected on Dec.[Read More…]

by December 15, 2020 0 comments Lifestyle