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News Rwanda: Nigerian president likens Myanmar crisis to Bosnia, Rwanda genocides

News channel or source: https://www.reuters.com/article/us-myanmar-rohingya-un-nigeria/nigerian-president-likens-myanmar-crisis-to-bosnia-rwanda-genocides-idUSKCN1BU26Q
Publication date: uesday 19 September 2017

UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) - Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday likened the violence in Myanmar against Rohingya Muslims to genocides in Bosnia and Rwanda, urging a halt to the “ongoing ethnic cleansing” and safe return of refugees.

News Rwanda: Drones help elevate Rwanda's health care

News channel or source: https://www.msn.com/en-us/news/world/drones-help-elevate-rwandas-health-care/ar-AAs9zQY
Publication date: Saturday 23 September 2017

This is part of CNET's Road Trip 2017 summer series "The Smartest Stuff," about how innovators are thinking up new ways to make you — and the world around you — smarter. At one time, the only way to get from Kintobo to the hospital was by foot.

News Rwanda: Interview: Time for local media to tell their own story about Rwanda: official

News channel or source: http://news.xinhuanet.com/english/2017-09/20/c_136624704.htm
Publication date: Wednesday 20 September 2017

Rwandan artists dance at the Paul Kagame's inauguration ceremony in Kigali, capital of Rwanda, on Aug. 18, 2017. Paul Kagame on Friday was sworn in as president of Rwanda for his third term in Kigali. (Xinhua/Lyu Tianran) KIGALI, Sept. 20 (Xinhua) -- A ...

News Rwanda: 'Corruption is not African' - Rwanda's Paul Kagame tells the world

News channel or source: http://www.africanews.com/2017/09/20/corruption-is-not-african-rwanda-s-paul-kagame-tells-the-world/
Publication date: Wednesday 20 September 2017

Rwandan President Paul Kagame has rejected the notion that Africa is characterized by corruption, and pointed fingers at non-Africans for involving in corrupt acts in the continent. Kagame was speaking on Tuesday on the sidelines of the United Nations ...

News Rwanda: From Rwanda to Spokane: Couple reunified after two years apart

News channel or source: http://www.spokesman.com/stories/2017/sep/17/from-rwanda-to-spokane-couple-reunified-after-year/
Publication date: Saturday 16 September 2017

It was nearing midnight Tuesday, and Spokane International Airport had fallen mostly silent except for a handful of workers cleaning the floors and a few stragglers coming in on late flights. Passengers arriving on a flight from Los Angeles began coming ...

News Rwanda: Meet Rwanda's Women Drumming Their Way to Prosperity

News channel or source: http://allafrica.com/view/group/main/main/id/00055422.html
Publication date: uesday 19 September 2017

A group of 20 female drummers from Huye District has chosen to put cultural beliefs behind to pursue drumming as a profession. Ingoma Nshya troupe involves women's participation in the development of Rwanda through cultural preservation.

News Rwanda: How Never Again Rwanda (NAR) is promoting the values of respect and dignity to enable peace

News channel or source: http://www.newtimes.co.rw/section/read/220265/
Publication date: uesday 19 September 2017

Tomorrow Rwanda joins the rest of the world to celebrate the International Day of Peace (IDP). While the global theme for this year: “Together for Peace: Respect, Safety and Dignity for All” highlights the plight of refugees and migrants around the ...

News Rwanda: Nigeria to help develop Rwanda's potato industry in multi-million dollar deal

News channel or source: http://www.freshplaza.com/article/181190/Nigeria-to-help-develop-Rwandas-potato-industry-in-multi-million-dollar-deal
Publication date: Sunday 17 September 2017

The government of Rwanda has signed a multimillion dollar deal with a Nigerian investor, the Blackpace Africa Group, to revamp and develop Rwanda’s potato industry and help make the country a key producer and exporter of potato products. It is a new dawn ...

News Rwanda: France's top court bars access to Rwanda genocide files

News channel or source: https://www.yahoo.com/news/frances-top-court-bars-access-rwanda-genocide-files-151414176.html
Publication date: Friday 15 September 2017

Paris (AFP) - France's highest court ruled Friday that a researcher could be denied access to sensitive archives concerning the 1994 genocide in Rwanda even though they were ostensibly opened to the public in 2015. Researcher and author Francois Graner ...

News Rwanda: Rwanda water utility to clamp down on corruption

News channel or source: http://www.waterworld.com/articles/wwi/2017/09/rwanda-water-utility-to-clamp-down-on-corruption.html
Publication date: uesday 19 September 2017

KIGALI, Rwanda - A strong message has been sent out by the Water and Sanitation Corporation (WASAC) of Rwanda warning its employees against taking bribes. Commercial director Lucien Ruterana reportedly said that “tough measures” have been initiated by ...