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Closing interview with the President of the International Criminal Tribunal for Rwanda (ICTR) – Part II Closing interview with the President of the International Criminal Tribunal for Rwanda (ICTR) – Part II

December 14, 2015 marked the end of the judicial activity of the United Nations’ International Criminal Tribunal for Rwanda (ICTR) as its Chamber… Read more

Joyeuse Musabimana – A miss on a mission Joyeuse Musabimana – A miss on a mission

Joyeuse Musabimana is a 19-year-old Rwandan who is competing for the title of Miss East Africa in The Netherlands. Her goal is to challenge the… Read more

Closing interview with the President of the International Criminal Tribunal for Rwanda (ICTR) – Part I Closing interview with the President of the International Criminal Tribunal for Rwanda (ICTR) – Part I

December 14, 2015 marked the end of the judicial activity of the United Nations’ International Criminal Tribunal for Rwanda (ICTR) as its Chamber… Read more

Dutch Supreme Court rules against extradition of genocide suspects Dutch Supreme Court rules against extradition of genocide suspects

On 27 November 2015, the Dutch Supreme Court in The Hague ruled against extraditing Jean-Baptiste Mugimba and Jean-Claude Iyamuremye to Rwanda… Read more

The anatomy of Rwanda’s judicial system according to Victoire Ingabire The anatomy of Rwanda’s judicial system according to Victoire Ingabire

It has been 5 years since oppositionist Victoire Ingabire Umuhoza was arrested in Rwanda. The President of the United Democratic Forces (UDF), who… Read more

Kisangani – MONUSCO and Congolese government planning to forcefully repatriate Rwandan refugees in secret Kisangani – MONUSCO and Congolese government planning to forcefully repatriate Rwandan refugees in secret

Blog – Diary of refugees Rwandan refugees in Kisangani MONUSCO and DRC government have confirmed that in recent days, several high level… Read more

Rwanda-Belgium: Kagame’s death squads identified in Belgium Rwanda-Belgium: Kagame’s death squads identified in Belgium

According to evidence published by Belgian newspaper Het belang van Limburg,there is credible evidence that Rwandan killer teams are currently active… Read more

René Mugenzi reacts on President Kagame’s accusations about Karake’s arrest René Mugenzi reacts on President Kagame’s accusations about Karake’s arrest

Rwandan President Paul Kagame, in his speech on June 25th, accused René Mugenzi of being responsible for the arrest of Rwanda’s head of… Read more

Rwanda: Former ICTR Assistant Investigator Ntirugiribambe abducted in Nairobi Rwanda: Former ICTR Assistant Investigator Ntirugiribambe abducted in Nairobi

Jean Chrysostome Ntirugiribambe, former legal Assistant Investigator at the International Criminal Tribunal for Rwanda in Arusha, was violently… Read more

Families of Spanish victims request trial against Karenzi Karake Families of Spanish victims request trial against Karenzi Karake

Relatives of the Spanish nationals who lost their lives in Rwanda and the Democratic Republic of Congo have released a statement calling for a trial… Read more

Burundi: what is happening ? Burundi: what is happening ?

Following the candidacy of current President Pierre Nkurunziza for the next presidential elections, Burundi’s political climate has increasingly… Read more

Kibeho 1995: a massacre forgotten in Rwanda’s 20-year history

In the dawn of the day of April 22nd, 1995, the Rwandan Patriotic Army (RPA) seized the moment to perpetuate one of the largest massacres in the… Read more

News analysis

Victoire Ingabire – Rwanda’s outspoken oppositionist Victoire Ingabire – Rwanda’s outspoken oppositionist

This October marks five years since Victoire Ingabire Umuhoza was arrested on October 14, 2010 in Rwanda. Through her political ambitions, Ingabire… Read more

Rwanda: Looking beyond Economic Growth numbers (Part 3) Rwanda: Looking beyond Economic Growth numbers (Part 3)

Part one of this article unveiled the discrepancy between the worldwide acclaimed economic growth of Rwanda and the wellbeing of the majority of the… Read more

Rwanda: Looking beyond economic growth numbers (Part II)

  The significant economic growth that Rwanda has been recording in the past decades has been the centrepiece of the country’s… Read more

Opinion

The “Rwandan model” about to be widespread in the African Great Lakes Region The “Rwandan model” about to be widespread in the African Great Lakes Region

Original article in French, submitted for translation and editing by Jambonews For many years, Western powers have constructed and implemented a… Read more

20 years post-genocide: A society wounded by its past and present

20 years since the Rwandan genocide atrocities and 24 years since the start of the Rwandan war, the Rwandan society -in and outside Rwanda- is still… Read more

Uganda: Away with unnatural, unafrican and ungodly beasts of the forest

Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni signed a hostile anti-gay law last 24th of February. The LGBT community mourned and the international community… Read more

Economy

Rwanda: Looking beyond Economic Growth numbers (Part 3) Rwanda: Looking beyond Economic Growth numbers (Part 3)

Part one of this article unveiled the discrepancy between the worldwide acclaimed economic growth of Rwanda and the wellbeing of the majority of the… Read more

Rwanda: Looking beyond economic growth numbers (Part II)

  The significant economic growth that Rwanda has been recording in the past decades has been the centrepiece of the country’s… Read more

The Eastern Democratic Republic of Congo Conflict:  A long running fiasco and its lessons for regional policy makers The Eastern Democratic Republic of Congo Conflict: A long running fiasco and its lessons for regional policy makers

The conflict in the East of the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) has severely damaged social and economic development in Kivu, a region in the DRC… Read more

Justice

Closing interview with the President of the International Criminal Tribunal for Rwanda (ICTR) – Part II Closing interview with the President of the International Criminal Tribunal for Rwanda (ICTR) – Part II

December 14, 2015 marked the end of the judicial activity of the United Nations’ International Criminal Tribunal for Rwanda (ICTR) as its Chamber… Read more

Dutch Supreme Court rules against extradition of genocide suspects Dutch Supreme Court rules against extradition of genocide suspects

On 27 November 2015, the Dutch Supreme Court in The Hague ruled against extraditing Jean-Baptiste Mugimba and Jean-Claude Iyamuremye to Rwanda… Read more

Rwandan genocide trials in Western courts: what is really happening? Rwandan genocide trials in Western courts: what is really happening?

Since the exodus of Rwandans to European countries that started from the early 1990’s, over 20 Rwandans have been investigated in Belgium, about 15… Read more

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