Former Rwandan Civic Leader Jailed for Genocide & Rape

ARUSHA (Internews) -- The United Nations International Criminal Tribunal for Rwanda (ICTR) on April 28, 2005 sentenced to imprisonment for remainder of his life former councilor of Gishyita sector, Kibuye, Western...
Kamonyi Residents

Kamonyi Residents Educated About Heroes Day

Residents of Runda sector were called upon to participate in the forth coming hero’s day on 1st –February-2012. The call was made on monthly communal work day, where a mammoth of residents...

Commemorating the Past for a Better Future

The Kigali genocide memorial stands atop Gisozi Hill in Kigali Rwanda . Here, the Rwandan government with the assistance of Aegis trust has created a place for the commemoration of the...

Genocide in Rwanda: do Evil Ideas Linger On?

Eleven years have elapsed since genocide in Rwanda claimed more than a million lives. But government officials worry that the ideas which led to those terrible events may still exist throughout...
Rwanda Baby Gorillas

24 Baby Gorillas Named at Kwita Izina

On 5th September 2015, at Kinigi, 24 baby gorillas named were born in Volcanoes National Park, Rwanda in 2014 and 2015. Below is a list of the named gorillas, names, date...
Rwanda Child Soldiers

Coming Home: Rwanda’s Child Soldiers in DR Congo

By Geoffrey Mutagoma, KIGALI - Ten years after the 1994 genocide in Rwanda, a generation of children continue to fight ideological wars against Rwanda from the Eastern parts of the Democratic Republic...

ICTR Colloquium

Arusha(INTERNEWS) - U.N Prosecutors have called upon national and international authorities to assist their tribunals by arresting and transferring immediately indicted fugitives for serious war and human crimes committed in Rwanda...

Gen. Romeo Dallaire Testifies at the ICTR

One of the most important witnesses from the 1994 genocide, Canadian General Romeo Dallaire recently made his appearance at the UN Tribunal for Rwanda . Dalliare was commander of the UN mission...
Gatagara Genocide Memorial Site

Nyanza Honors Gatagara Genocide Victims

Silvestre Muganamfura, the executive secretary of Mukingo sector in Nyanza district said on Monday that genocide against the Tutsi that happened 21 years ago in Rwanda will never happen again. Muganamfura said...
Paul Kagame

Kagame says Global Challenges call for ‘UN Reform’

Rwanda’s President Paul Kagame has called for reforms of the United Nations body to fit the current challenges the world is facing. The Rwandan head of state was delivering a speech at...

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