1. Rwanda Paves the Way for Visa-Free Travel by Africans

    Africa Rwanda Paves the Way for Visa-Free Travel by Africans

    Image Credit: Veni Markovski Rwanda has taken a significant step towards enhancing intra-African travel by announcing visa-free access for all Africans, joining a small but growing number of countries facilitating free movement on the continent. During the 23rd Global Summit of the World Travel...
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    Sports Otto Pfister : Nigeria Too Emotional, They Think They’ll Win -

    Legendary German coach Otto Pfister has been around since the ’70s, he has coached Rwanda, Senegal, Burkina Faso, Zaire, Ghana, Togo and Cameroon national teams, so it’s right to call him an African Football expert. … read more via – Get More Nigeria Sports News
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    Rwanda becomes Arsenal’s official tourism partner – Daily MonitorHome

    Rwanda has become the official tourism partner of English football club Arsenal FC, whose players will sport a “Visit Rwanda” logo on their sleeves, the club announced Wednesday. The tiny country’s leader, President Paul Kagame, is an ardent Arsenal fan and often expresses his opinions about...
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    US-owned Christian radio station in Rwanda shut down for saying women are evil – CNN News

    (CNN) A US-owned local radio station has been shut down for insulting women in Rwanda, authorities say. The Amazing Grace Christian Radio, a radio station that airs religious sermons, had its broadcasting license revoked after one of its presenters, Nicolas Niyibikora, repeatedly...
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    World 13 African athletes go missing at Commonwealth Games - Punch Ng

    Five more African athletes may have vanished from the Commonwealth Games, organisers said Thursday, after eight competitors from Cameroon were suspected of fleeing a day earlier. Gold Coast organisers confirmed reports that athletes from Rwanda and Uganda were thought to have gone missing...
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    Politics Why President Buhari Canceled Rwandan Trip - Punch Newspapers

    Indications emerged on Sunday that President Muhammadu Buhari cancelled his scheduled trip to Kigali, Rwanda because enough consultation was not made before the Federal Executive Council approved the signing of the framework agreement for establishing the African Continental Free Trade Area...
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    Metro Thunder Strikes Seventh Day Adventist Church, 16 Dead, Over 140 Injured - Nairaland

    More than 16 people were killed and dozens more injured after lightning struck a Seventh-Day Adventist church in Rwanda, a local official reports. Reports said 14 victims were killed on the spot as lightning hit the church in the Nyaruguru district in the Southern Province on Saturday, local...
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    Entertainment Davido Reacts To Video Of Him Falling While Trying To Climb A Stage In Rwanda – Nairaland

    Nigerian singer, David Adeleke widely know as Davido is having less of time for himself and as it is evident now, it is really telling on him, physically. Davido who kicked off the first version of his 2018 ’30 Billion World Tour’ last night with a performance at the Amahoro Stadium … via...
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    World Outrage as pastor brands women ‘source of all evil’ – TODAY.NG

    The Rwandan Media Commission (RMC) is set to deliberate on anti-women comments made by a preacher on a local radio station. RMC said it will sit early next week following a complaint filed by a women’s civil society Pro–Femmes Twese Hamwe. Read more via TODAY.NG – Get...
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    Sports CHAN: We Were Unlucky Against Rwanda – Eagles Coach – Leadership Nigeria Newspapers

    …Ajiboye begs Nigerians for prayers, supports CHAN Eagles coach, Salisu Yusuf insists they created enough opportunities to win against Rwanda in their CHAN 2018 opener but were just unlucky against defensive opponents. The second group ‘C’ encounter ended goalless at Stade Batouta, Tangier...
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    World Rwanda Now Grants Visas To Citizens Of Every Country On Arrival

    This is according to a notice issued by Rwanda's Directorate of Immigration and Emigration which says citizens of all countries will be granted a 30-day visa upon arrival without prior application from January 1st 2018.
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    Politics Osinbajo Off to Rwanda

    Acting President, Yemi Osinbajo, will on Friday join other world leaders to witness the inauguration of President Paul Kagame of Rwanda in the country’s capital, Kigali. His spokesman, Laolu Akande, disclosed this in a statement. Akande said Osinbajo would return to the country immediately...
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    Politics Acting President Osinbajo To Attend Inauguration Of Rwandan President

    The Acting President, Yemi Osinbajo will on Friday join other world leaders at the inauguration of the Rwandan president, Paul Kagame, in the country's capital, Kigali. Mr Laolu Akande, the Senior Special Assistant to the Acting President on Media and Publicity, disclosed this in a statement to...
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    World Rwanda Elections: President Paul Kagame Wins Presidential Elections By A Landslide

    The electoral commission in Rwanda has announced that President Paul Kagame has won a third term in office with a landslide. He has been in power since 1994. The electoral commission said Kagame won 98% of the results collated so far. His supporters, who say he has brought stability and...
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    World Rwanda: Ex-Minister Jacques Bihozagara Dies in Burundi Jail

    A former Rwandan minister has died in jail in Burundi nearly four months after being arrested for espionage. The successor to Jacques Bihozagara as Rwanda's ambassador to Belgium has called the death an assassination. Relations between the two neighbours have been strained recently, amid...
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    World Genocide: Former Pastor Sentenced to Life in Prison

    Jean Uwinkindi sentenced to life in prison for crimes of genocide and crimes against humanity committed during the 1994 slaughter in Rwanda. The 64-year-old Hutu pastor was the first genocide suspect to be sent back to Rwanda for trial by the Tanzanian-based UN tribunal. Uwinkindi, who once...
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    World Rwanda's President, Kagame Hits Hard On U.S.

    The President of Rwanda, Paul Kagame, has warned the United States not to interfere in his country's politics, amid a row over whether he should stay on in power. On his twitter feed President Kagame said it was up to Rwandans to decide their political future. On Tuesday the American...
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    World See List of First Female Pilots in Africa

    Just as women in politics and business are celebrated everyday, female pilots in Africa should be celebrated as well. See the names and countries of these amazing first female pilots on the Africa's continent. The recent person is Ouma Laouali, 28-year-old from Niger. She was trained to...