INTERNATIONAL

#US: Trump Assassination Attempt in Pennsylvania: Shooter and Supporter Dead

On July 13, 2024, an assassination attempt on former President Donald Trump shocked attendees at a rally in Butler, Pennsylvania. The incident unfolded rapidly, resulting in the death of both the shooter and a Trump supporter.According to initial reports, Trump was speaking at a rally when a gunman opened fire. The shooter, whose identity has […]

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Rwanda: Nigerian leading Actor-Producers Deyemi & Etimeffiong are in Kigali

Renowned Nigerian actors Deyemi Okanlawon and Daniel Etim Effiong have begun a working visit to Kigali aimed at exploring investment opportunities in Rwanda’s cinema industry as part of their efforts to expand their ventures. These actors, who have gained fame through various films streamed on Netflix, arrived in Kigali on Friday, July 5, 2024, and […]

EAST AFRICA

Kenya: Hundreds dead from heavy floods

Heavy downpours have caused deaths, displacements, deluges, and landslides in East African countries, namely Kenya, Tanzania, and Burundi.On Sunday, Kenyan officials reported that the death toll from heavy rains causing flooding and other widespread damage in the country had risen to 228.According to a statement from the Interior Ministry, the adverse weather conditions have displaced […]

Tourism

2023:Rwanda earned $620 million through tourism -Report

According to the 2023 Rwanda Development Board’s (RDB) annual report, Rwanda’s tourism revenue increased by 36% from $445 million in 2022 to $620 million in 2023. With a 124 percent recovery rate from the COVID-19 pandemic’s obstacles, the industry has outperformed 2019 revenues, according to the growth of 1.4 million visitors. The report notes that […]

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#Rwanda: How French army threatened Kagame’s RPA not to capture Butare during the Genocide

On Sunday, April 7, 2024, during the 30th commemoration of the Genocide against the Tutsi, the Head of State also related another tale,in which, towards the end of the Genocide, General Dallaire paid Kagame an unexpected visit after midnight. He brought a letter from the French General in charge of the troops that France had […]

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#Rwanda: Kagame talks cousin’s brutal murder during the Genocide

President Kagame has revealed how the genocidaries ruthlessly killed his cousin before the RPA could seize control of Kigali, the country’s capital. As Rwanda commemorates the 1994 Genocide against the Tutsi for 30 years, survivors are brought back to memory of the brutal and agonizing fight they endured over the course of 100 days, during […]

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30 Years: What drove Rwanda to exemplary economic success?

Over the past three decades, Rwanda has undergone a remarkable economic transformation that has garnered attention globally. From the devastating genocide in 1994 against the Tutsi to becoming one of Africa’s success stories. Rwanda’s journey is a testament to strong leadership, strategic vision, determined efforts to rebuild and reform, and many other factors. Rwanda’s economic […]

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Rwanda: Australian High Commission in Kenya envoy thrilled to visit Ikirenga ACP

Maureen Maina, the Project Manager at the Australian High Commission, Kenya, visited Ikirenga ACP’s Kigali Office to witness the progress of the Ikirenga Artistic Empowerment Hub Project. On Wednesday, March 20, the Ikirenga ACP’s Kigali Office hosted Maureen Maina, the project manager at the Australian High Commission, Kenya, representing the Australian High Commission in Kenya. […]