Category Archives: RWANDA

Rwanda activist Diane Rwigara released

Rwandan activist Diane Rwigara and her mother have been released on bail by a court in the capital, Kigali.

Ms Rwigara is facing charges of fraud and inciting insurrection in

Cartoons that ‘humiliate’ officials in Rwanda now a crime

Cartoons that ‘humiliate’ officials in Rwanda now a crime

A new law in Rwanda says drawing cartoons or producing writing that “humiliates” a government official is now a criminal offense.

Former IGP Gen Kale Kayihura has appointment with ICC

The former Inspector General of Police, Gen.Kale Kayihura together with a number of senior police officers have been dragged to the International Criminal Court seeking for intervention in

IGAD to ask Security Council to include Uganda forces deployed in S. Sudan

– The IGAD leaders will ask the United Nations Security Council to enable Sudan, Uganda, Djibouti and Somali troops to join the Regional Protection Force (RPF) deployed in South Sudan.

Rwanda frees 2,000 people including Victoire Ingabire opposition figure

Rwanda has pardoned more than 2,000 prisoners, including a top opposition figure.

Victoire Ingabire, of the FDU-Inkingi party, has been serving a 15-year jail term

Rwanda ruling party RPF sweeps polls

Rwanda’s ruling party was set to win three-quarters of directly elected parliamentary seats in this week’s poll though the opposition Greens won seats for the first time, provisional election results showed Tuesday.

Breaking; Former IGP General Kayihura granted bail by court martial

Former Inspector General of Police (IGP), Gen Kale Kayihura, has been granted bail by the General Court Martial that will sitting in Makindye, Kampala.

Museveni changes by doing the somersault

A segment in episode seven of Season Four of the popular Kenyan satirical puppet TV programme, the XYZ Show, is an apt metaphor of all that is wrong with the rule of Ugandan strongman, President Yoweri Museveni.

Bobi Wine: Military withdrawn from city center

The Joint Operations Command (JOC) has withdrawn military personnel who’d been deployed in the city centre to contain demonstrations over the detention of Kyadondo East MP Robert Kyagulanyi aka Bobi Wine

East African Law Society castigates Uganda govt for violence

The East African Law Society (EALS) Monday castigated the Ugandan government over what they described as increased and systematic violence targeting persons

Kofi Annan passes on. World leaders honor former UN chief

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World figures have been paying tribute to former UN secretary-general and Nobel laureate Kofi Annan, who has died at the age of 80.

Behold: Dr Julias Nyerere is a philosopher and a Saint, Museveni is just a philosopher just-kaweesa keefa

A Philosopher is a person who seeks wisdom or enlightenment, a scholar a thinker

He is a person, whose philosophical perspective makes