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
Reports from Rwanda say around a hundred people are trapped after a building collapsed.
Local police in the north east of the African nation
Washington says a war crimes suspect from the Democratic Republic of Congo has handed himself over to the US embassy in Kigali.
The Spanish government has formally asked the eurozone for cash to prop up its failing banks.
The economy minister Luis de Guindos has sent a
Rwanda has officially closed its village courts set up to deal with up to a million suspects accused of being involved in the country’s 1994
A plane carrying the Rwandan president in 1994 was shot down by his own troops, according to a French judge.
The latest inquiry into Juvenal
Pauline Nyiramasuhuko has been sentenced to life in prison for genocide and encouraging the rape of Tutsi women. The judgement signalled the end of a
Pauline Nyiramasuhuko, a former Rwanda women’s minister, has been sentenced to life in prison for her role in the country’s 1994 genocide.
Teaching history holds many challenges for educators, especially among divided communities or those with a troubled past. They must be careful to
A United Nations report into a decade of atrocities in the Democratic Republic of Congo says genocide may have been committed.
It found that tens
Attempting to defuse rising tensions over a leaked UN report.
Secretary General Ban Ki-moon is in Rwanda, urging the government not to withdraw its
A grenade attack during rush hour in the Rwandan capital of Kigali wounded at least seven people only hours after the official results of the
In Rwanda, all the indications are that President Paul Kagame has won a second seven-year term in office.
Initial results suggest it is a
Rwanda’s incumbent president Paul Kagame is set for another seven-year term according to preliminary results in the country’s presidential
Polls have closed in Rwanda’s presidential election with incumbent Paul Kagame predicted to win by a landslide.
Rights groups say the poll is a
Paul Kagame’s supporters hail him as a visionary, even while his adversaries call him a dictator, alleging that he muzzles the media and political
Rwandans are voting for a new president with the result widely tipped as a foregone conclusion.
Despite allegations of a clampdown on opposition
Nicolas Sarkozy has arrived in Kigali at the begining of the first visit to Rwanda by a French president since the 1994 genocide.
The French President has acknowledged that France was among the countries that made a series of mistakes which allowed the 1994 genocide in Rwanda to
The pictures of rows of skulls are a constant reminder of the genocide in the central African nation of Rwanda. Now 16 years after the appalling
The scale and savagery of the killing shocked the world. The spark for the conflagration in Rwanda in 1994 was the death of President Juvenal
The man who organised the 1994 genocide in Rwanda has been jailed for life. Theoneste Bagosora was accused by the International Criminal Tribunal of