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Veep in Rwanda for 30th anniversary of Genocide

By CHUSA SICHONE – VICE-PRESIDENT W.K Mutale-Nalumango has joined other world leaders in Kigali, Rwanda, to commemorate the 30th anniversary of Genocide against the minority Tutsi.On April 7, 1994, Genocide was unleashed against the Tutsi of Rwanda, leaving more than a million dead in just 100 days.Read more

Rwanda Appoints New Envoys to Zambia, Switzerland

[New Times] The first cabinet meeting of 2024 chaired by President Paul Kagame on Thursday, January 25, appointed new envoys to Zimbabwe and Switzerland, among other appointments.

Rwandese investors to support maize farming

By CHATULA KANGALISOME Rwandese investors have expressed interest in providing capital and inputs to small-scale farmers in Zambia to grow more maize.National Association of Small Scale Farmers (NASF) says the investors from Rwanda are willing to provide capital and inputs to small-scale farmers in Zambia to grow more of the staple crop.Association president Frank Kayula […]

Rwanda, Zambia Look to Strengthen South-South Cooperation

[New Times] Rwanda and Zambia have cultivated a robust partnership over the years, making notable progress in implementing various collaboration agreements. Despite recent global shocks that have affected African economies, both nations have persevered...

Refugees cry for jobs, freedom of movement

By JAMES KUNDA – A REPRESENTATIVE of refugees in Mayukwayukwa refugee settlement in Western Province has called for refugees to be granted more access to jobs and free movement.As at May 31, 2023, the settlement had a population of 22,431 refugees from Angola, Rwanda, Somalia and the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC).Speaking during the commemoration […]

Africa Disability Protocol leaves no one behind

FOR Patience Kanguma, having a society where people with disabilities are included in all sectors, and live together in acceptance without fear of discrimination, is a dream that is attainable.Ms Kanguma’s focus on disability rights comes from her close relatives and friends who live with a disability.She has witnessed their challenges, especially the discrimination they […]

Where in Sub-Saharan Africa Are Media Outlets Curtailed?

[DW] In places such as Cameroon, Guinea Bissau, Rwanda or post-coup Mali, the media's vigilance extends well beyond issues that matter to the public. Journalists are forced to watch their own backs -- and data, too.

Rwanda, Zambia Sign Seven Pacts

[New Times] Rwanda has signed seven agreements with Zambia as the two countries seek to deepen bilateral relations.

Zambia Police Service Delegation in Rwanda for Study Visit

[New Times] A delegation from Zambia Police Service (ZPS) led by the Deputy Inspector General of Police (DIGP) in Charge of Administration, Doris Nayame Chibombe arrived in Rwanda on Sunday for a six-day working visit aimed at strengthening policing co...

New Coach Micho Ready for Zambia’s Defining Moment

[Monitor] Micho Sredojevic loves challenges. When he left Rwanda after a rather poor run in the 2014 World Cup qualifiers, Uganda were a bit low on morale following successive close-shave Afcon qualifications.

Rugby Team Whips Rwanda in Qualifier

[Times of Zambia] ZAMBIA wrapped her Africa Rugby Bronze Cup qualifiers with an emphatic win over Rwanda to remain on course to win promotion to the Silver category.

Bukera Leads Rwanda Mt. Gorilla Rally On Day Two

[New Times] Burundian driver Valery Bukera tops the provisional standing by one minute and 28 seconds going into Day 3 of this year's Rwanda Mountain Gorilla Rally.

Mckinstry Tips U-20 National Football Team

[New Times] Rwanda national football team head coach Johnny Mcknistry has tipped the U20 side to take advantage of the forthcoming 2017 U20 Africa Youth Championship qualifiers.

Lwandamina Laments Loss

[Times of Zambia] Kigali -Coach George 'Chicken' Lwandamina says he is disappointed that the team did not reach the final of the Rwanda 2016 African Nations Championship (CHAN).

‘I Have Been Justified’

[Times of Zambia] Rubavu -George 'Chicken' Lwandamina says the performance of Christopher Katongo and Isaac Chansa at the ongoing Rwanda 2016 Africa Nations Championship (CHAN) has justified his hugely criticised decision to include the duo into the na...