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News24.com | French, Rwandan presidents hold rare meeting amid tense diplomatic ties.

Rwandan President Paul Kagame has met with his French counterpart Emmanuel Macron in New York for rare talks, Kigali has said, as diplomatic ties remain icy over the 1994 genocide.

- News24.com - ZA

French, Rwandan presidents hold rare meeting amid tense diplomatic ties.

Kigali: Rwandan President Paul Kagame has met with his French counterpart Emmanuel Macron in New York for rare talks, Kigali said Tuesday, as diplomatic ties remain icy over the 1994 genocide.

- The Daily Star - LB

Flagship reforms for a more effective African Union: A conversation with Rwandan President Paul Kagame.

Though the African Union is mandated to enhance cooperation among member states, support the strength of institutions across the continent, and spur development, it has yet to fully deliver on its mission. Earlier this year, President Paul Kagame of Rwanda published a formal review that proposes recommendations for a more ...

- Brookings - US

Drones help elevate Rwanda's health care.

Infamous for its genocide, Rwanda is using every means it can to make itself Africa's health care leader

- CBS NEWS - US

Rwandan school bridges language gulf for Burundian students.

A specially-designed course helps French-speaking refugees move into the English-based education system in Rwanda.

- UN - INT

France's top court blocks access to Rwanda genocide files.

Ahead of the genocide's 20th anniversary in 2014, Rwandan President Paul Kagame accused Paris of playing a "direct role" in the assassination of then president Juvenal Habyarimana, which sparked the bloodbath

- Daily Monitor - UG

Future Development Reads: Apple's new iPhone, drone delivery in Rwanda, and politics heating up in Europe.

This week saw the 10th anniversary of the release of the iPhone. Apple held its annual bombastic show, presenting a host of new products. For the first time the show took place in the Steve Jobs Auditorium in Apple's new headquarters in Cupertino, California. The new products included an upgraded Apple TV, an Apple ...

- Brookings - US

The Paradox of Rwanda's Paul Kagame.

President Paul Kagame, along with many other chiefs of state, will be visiting New York for the o

- The Council on Foreign Relations - US

News24.com | France's top court bars access to Rwanda genocide files.

France's highest court has ruled that a researcher could be denied access to sensitive archives concerning the 1994 genocide in Rwanda even though they were ostensibly opened to the public in 2015.

- News24.com - ZA

Rwanda's infant mortality rate is lowest in E. Africa.

Experts say Rwanda has the best universal health system in the region.

- Daily Nation - KE

France's top court bars access to Rwanda genocide files.

Paris, France, Sep 15 - France's highest court ruled Friday that a researcher could be denied access to sensitive archives concerning the 1994 genocide in Rwanda even though they were ostensibly opened to the public in 2015. Researcher and author Francois Graner, who has written a number of works on the genocide, cannot see ...

- CapitalFM Kenya - KE

Rwanda genocide: France keeps 1990s archives secret

A new ruling thwarts a researcher who suspects a French role in the 1994 Rwandan genocide.

- BBC - UK

Angelina Jolie's new Cambodia movie is powerful but Hollywood can never escape itself entirely

Sareum Srey Moch plays Loung Ung in this story of the Khmer Rouge genocide. NetflixOf the various kinds of films to address genocide, the biopic is probably the most familiar. We've all seen them: based on a true story', popular but prestigious, making a vast atrocity comprehensible through the eyes of an individual. The ...

- The Conversation - UK

Africa's Drone Delivery Is Zipping Past the US

Americans still can't get their burritos by drone delivery. But in Rwanda and soon Tanzania, air deliveries are already saving lives.

- Wired Magazine - US

Leaders of two Rwandan opposition parties arrested

Since President Paul Kagame's re-election on August 4 with 99 percent of the vote, police in Rwanda have targeted a string of political opponents for questioning or arrest

- Daily Monitor - UG

Rwanda genocide suspect to face trial in Sweden

The alleged crimes took place between April 9 and May 31, 1994, in the Winteko, Nyakanyinya and Mibirizi sectors, in southwestern Rwanda

- Daily Monitor - UG

If I relied on rights advocates, I would no more invest in Rwanda than North Korea

The notion that I would spend a good part of my life as an adult investing and working in the country would have seemed no less far-fetched

- Daily Monitor - UG

Arrested Rwandan politician Diane Rwigara released

Diane Rwigara is alleged to have forged signatures supporting her presidential bid.

- BBC - UK

Basena future far from decided

Yesterday's World Cup qualifier against Egypt was Basena's fourth and last as interim manager. Micho's former deputy had previously having taken charge of a two-legged Chan qualifier against Rwanda and the 1-0 win over the Pharaohs last week.

- Daily Monitor - UG

Africa in the news: Elections in Rwanda and Kenya, AGOA Forum, and Ethiopia's dropped state of emergency

President Kagame wins third term as Kenyans wait for election results On Saturday, Rwanda's electoral officials announced the results of the August 4 elections. President Paul Kagame was re-elected securing nearly 99 percent of votes. The chairman of Rwanda's electoral commission shared that voter turnout was around 98.5 ...

- Brookings - US

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