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New Rwanda Chief of Defence Intelligence Brig Gen Vincent Nyakarundi. Courtesy Photo

Rwanda Military Shakeup: Kagame Appoints Nyakarundi as New Intelligence Chief

President Paul Kagame of Rwanda has replaced Col Andrew Nyamvumba with Brig Gen Vincent Nyakarundi as head of Defence Intelligence Department (DID). Kagame, also the commander-in-chief of Rwanda Defence Forces (RDF), made the chances on Monday. Nyamvumba has been transferred to head the Defence Research and Development unit at the country’s defence

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Rwandan president Paul Kagame. Courtesy Photo

Kagame Cabinet Reshuffle: Cabinet Size Slashed, More Women Appointed; Sezibera Replaces Mushikiwabo

Rwanda’s president Paul Kagame on Thursday shook up his cabinet, slashing it by 15 per cent and appointing more women. Kagame reduced the number of ministers (and ministries) from 31 to 26. Slashed ministerial positions are: minister of lands and forestry, junior education minister in charge of technical and vocational education and

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