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Rwanda , Wednesday 25 April 2018

News Rwanda: Heavy Rains, Landslides Kill 18 in Rwanda

News channel or source: https://www.voanews.com/a/heavy-rains-landslides-kill-18-in-rwanda/4363122.html
Publication date: uesday 24 April 2018

Eighteen people died overnight on Monday when heavy rains ripped through several parts of Rwanda, causing landslides, the government said. The East African nation, dubbed a country of a thousand hills, has recently been affected by landslides as a result ...

News Rwanda: Gor Mahia to start away in Rwanda after drawing Yanga and Rayon Sports

News channel or source: https://sports.yahoo.com/gor-mahia-start-away-rwanda-125505764.html?src=rss
Publication date: Sunday 22 April 2018

Kenyan representatives Gor Mahia will start their Caf Confederation Cup Group stages away in Rwanda on May 16. The Kenyan champions landed in Group D alongside Rayon Sports (Rwanda), Tanzania giants Young Africans (Yanga) and USM Algiers from Algeria.

News Rwanda: Rwanda: Parliament Ratifies Afcfta Protocol

News channel or source: http://allafrica.com/stories/201804250031.html
Publication date: uesday 24 April 2018

A month after 44 African states signed the African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA) agreement, members of the Lower House have given the green light to the deal that is aimed at making Africa the largest trade bloc in the world. The MPs also passed the ...

News Rwanda: Another Trump trade war, this time with Rwanda over clothes

News channel or source: https://www.chieftain.com/business/another-trump-trade-war-this-time-with-rwanda-over-clothes/article_09388f8b-17f3-58ce-a7b7-d80a95b5f2ee.html
Publication date: Friday 20 April 2018

KAMPALA, Uganda (AP) — The sweaty mechanic tossed aside the used jeans one by one, digging deep through the pile of secondhand clothes that are at the center of another, if little-noticed, Trump administration trade war. The used clothes cast off by ...

News Rwanda: UNICEF Rwanda Humanitarian Situation Report - Refugees, February 2018

News channel or source: https://reliefweb.int/report/rwanda/unicef-rwanda-humanitarian-situation-report-refugees-february-2018
Publication date: uesday 24 April 2018

• The new academic school year began in January. Of the 1,090 Burundian refugee students that undertook examinations in Primary Level, 83.1 per cent passed. Of the 772 students at Secondary Level, 71 per cent passed. • More than 5,700 Burundian refugee ...

News Rwanda: Rwanda Weeds the Church Plants

News channel or source: https://www.christianitytoday.com/ct/2018/may/rwanda-church-closures-weeding-church-plants.html
Publication date: Friday 20 April 2018

Authorities have closed more than 6,000 churches across Rwanda, including 714 in the capital city of Kigali, in the span of two months for failing to comply with health, safety, and noise regulations. Underscoring the seriousness of the campaign, a ...

News Rwanda: She Fled Genocide in Rwanda—and Ended Up on Oprah

News channel or source: https://www.motherjones.com/media/2018/04/clemantine-wamariya-fled-genocide-in-rwanda-ended-up-on-oprah-winfrey/
Publication date: Sunday 22 April 2018

A quick YouTube search for Clemantine Wamariya will bring a clip of her 2006 appearance on The Oprah Winfrey Show. Wamariya, then in high school, had won an essay contest about Elie Wiesel’s book Night and was invited onto the show with other winners.

News Rwanda: Rwanda: NEC Updates Electoral Roll Ahead of Parliamentary Polls

News channel or source: http://allafrica.com/stories/201804250023.html
Publication date: uesday 24 April 2018

The National Electoral Commission (NEC) says it will soon avail the electoral register for voters to update personal details ahead of the parliamentary elections slated for September 2-3, 2018. Speaking to The New Times on Monday, Charles Munyaneza, the ...

News Rwanda: Mapping poverty in Rwanda with mobile phone data

News channel or source: http://www.dailyuw.com/science/article_ddfd85a6-46a4-11e8-a927-2f3f75d34e6c.html
Publication date: Sunday 22 April 2018

It’s impossible to solve a problem if you don’t know what it is. When it comes to sensitive social issues like poverty, data collecting is vital to improving well being and quality of life. However, these situations are often the most difficult to ...

News Rwanda: Gor Mahia to start away in Rwanda after drawing Yanga and Rayon Sport in the group stages

News channel or source: https://sports.yahoo.com/gor-mahia-start-away-rwanda-125505764.html
Publication date: Saturday 21 April 2018

Kenyan representatives Gor Mahia will start their Caf Confederation Cup group stages away in Rwanda on May 16. The Kenyan champions landed in Group D alongside Rayon Sport (Rwanda), Tanzania giants Young Africans (Yanga) and USM Algiers from Algeria.