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KCB to send home Kenya staff after Rwanda layoffs.

KCB Group has confirmed plans to lay off an undisclosed number of staff in its Kenyan unit to cut expenses.

- Daily Monitor - UG

Hunt for fugitives continues: registrar.

A hunt for indicted fugitives of Rwanda's genocide continues with the same drive even after the closing shop of the International Criminal Tribunal for Rwanda in December 2015.

- TheCitizen - TZ

A Day In The Life Of Rwanda's First Lady.

An exclusive interview with FORBES Woman Africa, Rwanda's First Lady, Jeannette Kagame, tells us how the 15-year-old Imbuto Foundation has been taking Rwanda and its people forward.

- Forbes.com - US

KCB confirms plans to send home Kenya staff after Rwanda layoffs.

Kenya's largest bank by assets KCB Group has confirmed plans to lay off an undisclosed number of staff in its Kenyan unit to cut expenses.

- BusinessDailyAfrica - KE

India a strong development partner of Rwanda: Ansari.

Kigali, Feb 21 Vice President Hamid Ansari on Tuesday said India was Rwanda's strong development partner. "India's engagement with Africa has its own unique script, based on what Prime Minister Narendra Modi has called 'strong emotional link' defined by our shared history of struggle against colonialism and our aspiration ...

- Yahoo! News - US

India, Rwanda sign 3 MoUs, direct flight to Mumbai on cards.

India and Rwanda have signed three agreements to boost bilateral cooperation in areas like science and technology, that includes setting up of an entrepreneurship development centre here, and starting of direct flights to Mumbai.

- Zee News - IN

India, Rwanda sign three agreements in innovation, aviation, visa requirement.

India and Rwanda have signed three agreements during the visit of Vice President Hamid Ansari to boost bilateral relations that include establishment of an entrepreneurship developement centre in Kigali.

- Zee News - IN

Welcome to 'Hotel Rwanda'.

Vice-President Ansari dines at hotel where over 2,000 people found refuge during genocide of 1994

- The Hindu - IN

Voter registration for Kenyans in the wider East Africa, SA opens.

NAIROBI, Kenya, Feb 20 – The voter registration exercise for Kenyans living abroad kicked off on Monday in five nations on the African continent. According to statement released by the Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission, Kenyan adults will be required to visit their High Commission offices in Kigali , ...

- CapitalFM Kenya - KE

Rwanda champion Gakwaya to grace Gorillas in the Mist Rally.

The second edition of the Gorillas in the Mist Rally 2017 in Kabale has attracted drivers from Rwanda and Burundi. Kees Kagolo, the president of the Eastern Motor Club who are organisers of the event, confirmed that the crew of Jean Claude Gakwaya and Jean Mugabo will participate

- Daily Monitor - UG

Janani Luwum: The ever passionate evangelist.

Janani Luwum, the former Archbishop of Church of Uganda, Rwanda, Burundi and Boga-Zaire, was a man known for many things, including preaching the word of God.

- Daily Monitor - UG

India to open resident mission in Rwanda: Vice-President Ansari

, Feb. 20 : In order to enhance the bilateral ties with Indian diaspora settled in Rwanda, India is all set to open its resident mission in the country's capital."India and Rwanda are great friends, and Rwanda has a good population of Indian community here and, we have had a valid complaint of not having a resident mission ...

- Sify - IN

Vice Prez arrives in Rwanda, highlights India's focused effort to boost ties with Africa

Kigali , Feb. 19 : Vice President Mohammed Hamid Ansari, who arrived here today in the first leg of his five-day official visit to Rwanda and Uganda, said there is a renewed and more focused effort by the government to give a dynamic impetus to the relations with African nations after the India Africa Forum Summit ...

- Sify - IN

Rwanda, Burundi row hurting us: EAC chief

Strained relations between Burundi and Rwanda continue to hurt some operations of the East African Community , including failure by officials of either side to attend a regional meeting on another state.

- TheCitizen - TZ

PODCAST: The power of bearing witness - how rape became an 'act of genocide'

Shame and stigma prevent many rape survivors in conflict zones from reporting the abuses they endure at the hands of war criminals whose sole aim in carrying out these horrific deeds is to torture and humiliate their enemy. Yet the courageous testimonies of women who survived rape during the 1994 genocide in Rwanda provided ...

- UN - INT

PODCAST: The power of bearing witness - how rape became an 'act of genocide'

Shame and stigma prevent many rape survivors in conflict zones from reporting the abuses they endure at the hands of war but the criminals whose sole aim in carrying out these horrific deeds is to torture and humiliate their enemy. Yet the courageous testimonies of women who survived rape during the 1994 genocide in Rwanda ...

- UN - INT

Hundreds turn up for 40th anniversary commemoration of Archbishop Janani Luwum

The most rev Janani Luwum was the archbishop of the church of Uganda, Rwanda, Burundi and Boga-Zaire and bishop of Kampala diocese 1974-1977

- Daily Monitor - UG

PODCAST: The power of bearing witness - how rape became an 'act of genocide'

Shame and stigma prevent many rape survivors in conflict zones from reporting the horrific abuses they endure at the hands of war but the criminals whose sole aim in carrying out these horrific deeds is to torture and humiliate their enemy. Yet the courageous testimonies of women who survived rape during the 1994 genocide ...

- UN - INT

News24.com | Swedish court upholds life term for Rwandan man for genocide

An appellate court in Sweden has upheld a life sentence for a man from Rwanda who faced charges related to his role in the 1994 genocide in the East African country.

- News24.com - ZA

Swedish court upholds life term for Rwandan man for genocide

KIGALI, Rwanda " An appellate court in Sweden has upheld a life sentence for a man from Rwanda who faced charges related to his role in the 1994 genocide in the East African country.Claver Berinkindi, a Swedish citizen, had...

- The New Zealand Herald - NZ

Quantifying human destruction and suffering in Sudan

The grim calculus of international policies and politics By Eric Reeves Towards the end of her long chapter on the Rwanda genocide in “A Problem From Hell” , Samantha Power renders a moment from this terrible international failure that has long haunted me. It is both unforgettable in its implications and points ...

- SudanTribune.com - FR

Central African countries spur disaster risk reduction

Source: UN International Strategy for Disaster Reduction Country: Angola, Burundi, Cameroon, Central African Republic, Chad, Congo, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Equatorial Guinea, Gabon, Rwanda, Sao Tome and Principe The ECCAS secretariat, its 11 member states and partners have together set out a disaster risk ...

- ReliefWeb - INT

8 Mistakes to avoid as a Rwanda tourist

Bargaining like a foreigner: Do not speak English in the markets. Although the country is transitioning from a Froncophone to Anglophone, Kinyarwanda is the predominant language.

- Daily Monitor - UG

The Archbishop Janani Luwum we knew

Because of his welcoming nature, many Christians from 1974 to 1976 were privileged to interact with the Archbishop of Uganda, Rwanda, Burundi, and Boga-Zaire.

- Daily Monitor - UG

I think Museveni and the NRM are just unfair to Sarah Kagingo

I first met Sarah Kagingo in 1996 or thereabouts at a mutual friend's home in Kimisagra, in suburbia Kigali city

- Daily Monitor - UG

S. Sudan's former military attaché defects to rebels

February 7, 2017 - South Sudan's former military attaché in Uganda, Burundi and Rwanda, Gai Chatiem has joined the armed opposition led by South Sudan's ex-first vice president Riek Machar. Chatiem, in an interview with Sudan Tribune on Tuesday, said he decided to join the armed opposition faction to fight for a "just ...

- SudanTribune.com - FR

Foresight Africa 2017: Election spotlight on Rwanda

Some regime changes in Sub-Saharan Africa in 2015-2016 augur signal a deepening and institutionalization of democracy in the region. However, that has not been true everywhere: In Burundi, incumbent President Pierre Nkurunziza sought and obtained a controversial constitutional amendment that paved the way for him to win ...

- Brookings - US

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