Denmark remains the least corrupt country in the world (tied with New Zealand) and Somalia (176) the most, and yet Romania (57), which has indicted eighteen ministers, plus two former prime ministers and a former president in the last five years alone, is still behind Namibia (53) and Malaysia (55)
Rwanda has launched an inquiry into 20 French officials it suspects of involvement in the 1994 genocide.
Countries agree to reduce emissions of Hydrofluorocarbon greenhouse gases in a major milestone for combating climate change.
More than 100 victims, relatives and witnesses are expected to testify in the trial being conducted under a special UN law created to pursue genocide suspects in France.
Twenty-two years ago on April 7, Rwanda’s ethnic Hutu militia, armed with machetes began slaughtering minority Tutsis. More than 800,000 people were
In this edition of Learning World, we visited both northern Rwanda and southern Brazil to examine a question that faces families the world over –
Rwandan President Paul Kagame says he intends to seek a third term in office.
Partial results of a vote in Rwanda suggest President Paul Kagame will be allowed to extend his term in office. Rwandans appear to have voted
Thousands of people live in Rwanda’s Mahama refugee camp. Most have fled deadly attacks and political turmoil in neighbouring Burundi. Burundian
Rwanda’s intelligence chief is set for a full extradition hearing in London in October after being arrested at Heathrow airport last weekend. Karenzi
Frank Murangwa, MICE Unit Division Manager What was once a warzone is today according to different surveys Africa’s safest country: Rwanda
The developers of a new low-cost mobile lab device that can turn any smartphone into an HIV and syphilis tester hope it could be a life-changer for
Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) and Rwanda have sent extra troops to their shared border. Tensions have been rising with each side accusing
Tensions are rising along the border with Rwanda and the Democratic Republic of Congo with each side accusing the other of mounting cross-border
Passing the flame across the stadium, Rwandans remembered the lives of almost one million people who were brutally killed in the 1994 genocide during
In an interview with Pierre Boisselet, a journalist with the weekly publication Jeune Afrique, (Young Africa) Euronews asked if, 20 years after
United Nations Secretary General Ban Ki-moon says that 20 years on, the world body still feels ashamed that it did not prevent Rwanda’s
During the genocide which killed almost a million people in Rwanda in 1994, many took refuge in houses of worship, though it proved no sanctuary to
A single ambassador will represent France during the 20th anniversary ceremony of the Rwandan genocide to be held in Kigali on Monday. The Justice
On Monday, as Rwanda marks the 20th anniversary of an orgy of ethnic killing in which at least 800,000 of their countrymen died, Belgium is hosting a
France has pulled out of the 20th anniversary commemorations of the genocide in Rwanda over accusations of their involvement in the massacre which
It took just 100 days to kill more than one million Rwandans. Twenty years on from the ethnic violence, Mathias, a Hutu and Silas, a Tutsi live
A minute’s silence for the victims of genocide worldwide opened a conference in Belgium which is looking into ways of preventing mass
Former Rwandan soldier Pascal Simbikangwa has been jailed for 25 years over the country’s genocide, in a landmark verdict in Paris. Under French
The first Rwandan genocide war crime trial to be judged in France is finally under way. Twenty years on, former intelligence chief Pascal
In France, a landmark trial has begun of a former Rwandan army captain charged with complicity over the 1994 genocide that left 800,000 people
On April 6, 1994, the airplane carrying Rwandan President and the Hutu president of Burundi was shot down as it prepared to land in Kigali, killing
A French court begins hearing the landmark trial of a former Rwandan army captain charged with complicity over the 1994 genocide that left 800,000
Fighting has erupted in eastern Democratic Republic of Congo between M23 rebels and the army. It comes after peace talks broke down following two