Consulate General of the Republic of Rwanda in Australia

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Today
[New Times] If his Instagram post is anything to go by, Tanzanian superstar Diamond Platnumz might just be thinking of making Rwanda his home. [...]
Fri, Jan 19, 2018
Tribert Rujugiro Ayabatwa is a controversial name that evokes both success and fraud in equal measure. If the measure of success is how fat one’s wallet is, then Rujugiro certainly features. However if success is the aggregate sum of an individual’s character, then the aging tycoon scores a flat F. One [...]
Fri, Jan 19, 2018
Earlier
[East African] Relations between Rwanda and Uganda remain fragile despite the two countries holding talks last week, with Kigali remaining concerned about 'hostile activities' across the border. [...]
Thu, Jan 18, 2018
[New Times] Laura Isimbi Karengera describes makeup as "an art form like any other". [...]
Thu, Jan 18, 2018
Let me begin by wishing you all a good start to the New Year. Before I go any further, a couple of things. Diplomacy is of course a very sophisticated thing. The minister, minister of state and before that the lady in charge of ceremonies, came here and told us “enjoy your [...]
Thu, Jan 18, 2018
Kigali, 16 January 2018 President Kagame today hosted envoys accredited to represent their countries in Rwanda to the annual diplomats’ luncheon at the Kigali Convention Centre, after receiving letters of credence from 10 newly accredited envoys at Urugwiro Village. President Kagame started his remarks by wishing the envoys a good start to [...]
Wed, Jan 17, 2018
Kigali, 16 January 2018 Let me begin by wishing you all a good start to the New Year. Before I go any further, a couple of things. Diplomacy is of course a very sophisticated thing. The minister, minister of state and before that the lady in charge of ceremonies, came here and told [...]
Wed, Jan 17, 2018
Nyamata genocide memorial site where tens of thousands were massacred in catholic church France’s human rights record came under scrutiny on Monday at the UN Human Rights Councils’ Universal Periodic Review (UPR) in Geneva – as France’s former President Nicolas Sarkozy visits Rwanda. Seven countries filed the same recommendation asking France to [...]
Tue, Jan 16, 2018
Yesterday on Sunday, at an impromptu one-day state visit to Dar es Salaam, Kagame and Tanzanian counterpart John Pombe Magufuli put pen to paper for the 407km Isaka-Kigali route. It had been planned that Rwanda gets one of its first railway routes from Kenya via Uganda. But for reasons unknown, Uganda [...]
Tue, Jan 16, 2018