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02-Apr-2019 to 20:18

Kigali: Nine African leaders expected for genocide memorial

APA-Kigali (Rwanda) — At least nine heads of state and government from Africa and beyond have confirmed their participation at the 25th commemoration of the Rwandan genocide against the Tutsi which takes place in Kigali on 7 April, a senior official confirmed Tuesday.

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02-Apr-2019 to 19:01

Rwanda: Request for editor's provisional release rejected

APA- Kigali (Rwanda) — A presiding judge at Nyarugenge intermediate court in Kigali city has ordered ordered the managing editor of English online paper "Great Lakes Voice", Robert Mugabe to be remanded in prison over alleged defilement of a 17-year old girl, a judicial source confirmed to APA on Tuesday.

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02-Apr-2019 to 14:06

Uganda arrests Rwandan teacher over spying allegations

APA - Kigali (Rwanda) — Uganda's Chieftaincy of Military Intelligence (CMI), has arrested a Rwandan teacher for allegedly spying for his native country, with local media identifying him Tuesday as Daniel Karangwa.

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02-Apr-2019 to 13:50

African countries should complement not compete-Kenyatta

APA-Nairobi(Kenya) — President Uhuru Kenyatta on Tuesday said African countries need to complement each other so as to build strong economies which their citizens can utilise to create wealth so as to come out of poverty.

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01-Apr-2019 to 21:58

Kigali: US embassy awards three Rwandan women

APA-Kigali (Rwanda) — The United States ambassador to Rwanda, Peter Vrooman, honored three Rwandan women on Monday with the 2019 Rwandan Women of Courage award.

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01-Apr-2019 to 18:54

Canadian Governor General to participate in Rwanda genocide remembrance

APA-Kigali (Rwanda) — Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, Monday announced that Julie Payette, Governor General of Canada, will be in Rwanda to commemorate the 25th anniversary of the genocide.

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01-Apr-2019 to 17:38

UN, Somali Funds release $45.7m for life-saving assistance

APA-Nairobi(Kenya) — The United Nations Central Emergency Response Fund (CERF) and the Somalia Humanitarian Fund (SHF) released a combined $45.7 million on Monday to scale up life-saving assistance in Somalia, where over 4.2 million people need urgent humanitarian assistance this year, including 900,000 acutely malnourished children.

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