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Rwandan Genocide Suspect Ngombwa Sentenced to 15 Years in Jail Over Fraud in US, Faces Deportation

A Rwandan man, who lied to gain entry into the U.S. after participating in the 1994 Genocide against the Tutsi, has been handed a 15-year imprisonment by a court in the United States. Gervais Ngombwa, 57, who has an outstanding indictment against him, faces deportation after serving his sentence, according to

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Rwanda: Two District Directors of Education Arrested Over Recruitment Malpractices

Two directors in charges of education in Kayonza District have been arrested following investigations into the recent recruitment of teachers in the district, which have unearthed gross malpractices. Xavier Francois Bizimana, the District Director of Education and Charles Namara Mugabo, the director in charge of secondary, and Technical and Vocational Education

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Rwanda: Four Fraudsters Arrested in Nyamagabe

Four men are detained at Gasaka Police station in Nyamagabe District in connection with defrauding people through various unscrupulous means. Police identified the suspects as Sylvestre Harerimana, Eric Nizeyimana, Jean Baptiste Nkwiro and Evariste Hakizimana. Chief Inspector of Police (CIP) André Hakizimana, Police spokesperson for the Southern Province, said that the arrest

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Rwanda: Police Extends Unbeaten Run in Handball League

The reigning Rwanda national handball league champions – Police – continued their season impressive performance on Day Five and Day Six of the league tournament with easy wins over ADEGI-Gituza of Gatsibo District and St. Aloys of Rwamagana, respectively. The five-time champions thrashed ADEGI 40-20 last Friday before an easy 51-22

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