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8th Rwanda Women Police Convention Commences Today

The Rwanda National Police annual ‘Women Police Convention’ kicks off today at the Police Training School (PTS) in Gishari, Rwamagana District as women officers from different parts of the country join ideas to deliberate on various policing issues and service delivery. The three-day 8th convention will be held under the theme:

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Rwanda: Six Arrested Over Theft of Electric Equipment

Police in Musanze District arrested six people on Tuesday in connection with vandalizing and stealing electric cables and transmission tower cross arms plugged off electric poles, with over Rwf31 million. The suspects currently detained at Muhoza police station, were identified as Jerome Mwamarakiza, Anastase Uwimana, Faustin Nshimiyimana, Jean Mulisa, Jean d’Amour

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Japan Commits Rwf520m Towards Care of Burundian Refugee Children in Rwanda

The Government of Japan has provided funding for UNICEF to the tune of $636,000 (approximately Rwf520m) to expand refugee children’s access to essential services in Mahama Camp, including child protection, early childhood development and access to essential services in Mahama Camp, including child protection, early childhood development and education. These programmes will be implemented

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Rwanda: Woman Netted With 2,850 Counterfeit Euros

Police in Huye District, Rwanda have arrested a woman, who was wanted over counterfeiting and circulating currency notes. Clotilde Nyiraminani was arrested on March 7 in Rwabayanga market in Ngoma Sector where she was at the time found in possession of counterfeit Euros amounting to €2.850. Nyiraminani, currently detained at Ngoma Police

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Rwanda Police Warns Against Self-Administered Justice

Rwanda National Police (RNP) has cautioned the public against taking matters in their own hands and called for partnership in exchange of information to fight and prevent crimes, and apprehend suspected criminals. Self-administered justice means the unlawful retaliation for an injustice that the affected person carries out himself. The call comes after

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Rwandan Genocide Convict Murekezi Sentenced to 5 Years Over Duty Evasion

Rwandan businessman and Genocide convict Vincent Murekezi was on Monday sentenced to five years imprisonment for attempting to evade duty of about K2.2 million. According to a statement by Anti-Corruption Bureau, made available to Maravi Post, Murekezi committed the crime in 2008 in collaboration with Komani Nyasulu, a Malawian national clearing

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Rwanda, Tanzania Police Forces Partner to Boost Border Security

Rwanda National Police (RNP) and Tanzania Police Forces held a bilateral meeting at Rusumo border post yesterday and discussed various policing issues pertaining cross-border security. The meeting was co-chaired by the Inspector General of Police (IGP) Emmanuel K. Gasana and his Tanzanian counterpart, Ernest J. Mangu. It is the first of its

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