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Kagame to Decorate 9 Individuals with Igihango National Order of Friendship Medals

The President of the Republic of Rwanda, Paul Kagame will Saturday November 18th award the inaugural Igihango National Order of Friendship medals to nine individuals in recognition of their exemplary service to the nation. Rwandan Minister for Culture, Julienne Uwacu said: “Igihango, the National Order of Outstanding Friendship  is  awarded to

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PHOTOS: Rwandan President Paul Kagame Sworn in for Third Term

Rwandan President Paul Kagame has today (Friday, August 18th 2017) been sworn in for a third term in office after winning country’s presidential election with a landslide victory early this month. The ceremony which was attended by over 19 heads of state, was held at the Amahoro National Stadium in the

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Kagame Wins Rwanda Presidential Election With Landslide Victory

Rwanda’s President Paul Kagame has won the country’s presidential election with a landslide victory, The Tower Post reports. Kagame won the elections held on Friday (August 4th) with 5,433,890 votes (98.66%) from the 74% of the ballots that had been counted by publication time. Independent candidate Phillippe Mpayimana came second with 39,620

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Kagame: People are the Most Important Foundation of Rwanda’s Development

Rwandan President Paul Kagame has called on citizens to stay united and focused on development activities for their daily lives. Kagame was Sunday addressing supporters at a rally in Rwamagana District where he concluded his campaigns in the Eastern province. “People are the most important foundation of Rwanda’s development. We value all

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Winnie Byanyima, Paul Kagame Named among World’s 100 Most Reputable People

Oxfam International executive director and wife to Uganda’s opposition kingpin Dr Kizza Besigye, Winnie Byanyima, and Rwandan president Paul Kagame have been named the world’s among the world’s most reputable persons. The list has been computed by Reputation Poll, a South African research-based, global performance management consulting company. These individuals are from

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Rwanda: Presidential Candidates Warned on ‘Buying’ Nomination Signatures

The National Electoral Commission (NEC) has said that some independent presidential aspirants are illegally soliciting for signatures meeting supporters in bars and markets while others pay to get signatures. In a meeting that brought together various leaders from Northern Province to discuss issues in relation to upcoming presidential elections slated for

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Kagame Awarded for Rwanda’s Outstanding Friendship with the Jewish Community

Rwandan President Paul Kagame has been awarded with the Dr Miriam and Sheldon G. Adelson Award for Outstanding Friendship with the Jewish People from the World Values Network. The award was presented, at the World Values Network annual gala in New York, US. It recognises President Kagame’s role in the fight against

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Kagame: I won’t stand for President Beyond 2024

Rwandan President Paul Kagame has said it is high time his Rwanda Patriotic Front (RPF) thought beyond him, hinting at the likelihood of not standing for reelection beyond 2024. Rwanda goes to the polls in August and Kagame is highly expected to win another seven-year term. The revelation was made in an

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President Kagame Speaks out on August 2017 Election

On the evening of Friday August 4, when the results of presidential election will be released in Kigali, commentators are unlikely to be surprised. Unless there is an unexpected occurrence, their only job will be to compare the percentage with which Paul Kagame will have been re-elected, with previous elections. Ninety-five

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