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Rulindo: Residents tipped on land rights

December 20, 2014 – 11:12 am | No Comment

Rwangeyo Gasana, the in-charge of legal aid forum in Rulindo district advised residents to collect land titles to avoid unnecessary land disputes.
According to Gasana, most disputes they deal with are land related and a result …

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Rulindo: Residents tipped on land rights

December 20, 2014 – 11:12 am | No Comment
Rulindo: Residents tipped on land rights

Rwangeyo Gasana, the in-charge of legal aid forum in Rulindo district advised residents to collect land titles to avoid unnecessary land disputes.
According to Gasana, most disputes they deal with are land related and a result …

Rwanda cannot accept the sale of its people – Kagame warns

December 18, 2014 – 12:44 pm | No Comment

President Paul Kagame has said Rwandans are not for sale and strongly warned those involved in trafficking Rwandan citizens.
“We cannot accept that Rwandan people be traded like commodities,” he said while addressing the 12thNational Dialogue, Umushyikirano.
We …

Rwanda moves to digitize Gacaca courts archives

December 14, 2014 – 6:45 am | No Comment
Rwanda moves to digitize Gacaca courts archives

Plans to digitalize the Gacaca courts archives are in high gear as National Commission for the Fight against Genocide (CNLG) and Aegis Trust has set January 2015 as the target for commencement of the project.
At …

Rulindo: Residents commend legal aid

December 14, 2014 – 6:39 am | No Comment
Rulindo: Residents commend legal aid

Residents of Kijabagwe cell, Shyorongi sector in Rulindo district commended legal aid week, saying it has helped them understand more about their rights.

 
Residents revealed this on December 11, when officials from Legal Aid Forum visited …

Prison pension bill brings about mixed reactions

December 11, 2014 – 11:05 am | No Comment
Prison pension bill brings about mixed reactions

The government has proposed ways through which inmates who are jailed for life should benefit from pension schemes, the idea has divided opinion among experts, government, lawmakers and rights commissioners alike
The suggestion contained in the …

Green Party files lawsuit over French usage

December 10, 2014 – 10:19 am | No Comment

 
The Democratic Green Party of Rwanda (DGPR) has filed a lawsuit to the Supreme Court, regarding the non-respect of French language, as stipulated in Article 5 of the Rwandan Constitution.
The law suit was filed through …

Interpol discloses confiscated illegal material in Rwanda

December 9, 2014 – 10:10 am | No Comment
Interpol discloses confiscated illegal material in Rwanda

The Interpol Rwanda department today displayed illegal substances and materials confiscated from dubious business activities that have been conducted around the country.
Some of the items included; brews agro tools and chemicals, cosmetics, medication, medical tool …

Rwanda: New Peace corps volunteers sworn in

December 6, 2014 – 4:01 pm | No Comment

United States Ambassador to Rwanda Donald W. Koran swore in 36 new Peace Corps Volunteers who will commit to contributing to the country’s education sector.
The swearing ceremony took place on December 5, 2014 Kacyiru, Kigali …

Genocide Survivors find home at ‘One Dollar’ Complex

December 4, 2014 – 2:30 pm | No Comment
The ‘One Dollar Campaign’ complex valued at $2.5M. It currently hosts 192 genocide orphans.

The ‘One Dollar Campaign’ complex valued at $2.5M. It currently hosts 192 genocide orphans.
Leandre Sekamana 23, a Rwandan university student, spent months wondering whether to donate Rwf3000 ($4) to a fund meant to construct a …

Nyaruguru: Residents decry corruption in government programs

December 4, 2014 – 8:57 am | No Comment
Nyaruguru: Residents decry corruption in government programs

Residents in Nyaruguru district are complaining about cell and village leaders saying they are corrupt in implementing government programmes that are free to all residents.
One resident from Raranzige cell, Rusenge sector revealed that no resident …

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