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30-Jul-2020 to 17:11

US donates 100 ventilators to Rwanda to combat COVID-19 pandemic

APA - Kigali (Rwanda) — The US Government on Thursday provided Rwanda 100 ventilators to help it fight the coronavirus pandemic that has infected 1,963 people in the country.

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30-Jul-2020 to 17:02

Rwanda: Scammers steal about $75,000 during COVID-19 lockdown

APA - Kigali (Rwanda) — People lost about $75,000 to online fraudsters between January and June this year , according to the reports from Rwanda Investigation Bureau (RIB) obtained Thursday in Kigali.

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30-Jul-2020 to 16:44

FAO warns against major food crisis in Eastern Africa

APA - Kigali (Rwanda) — The East Africa region is facing an unprecedented triple food security threat caused by the combined effects of recent severe floods, the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic and the upsurge of desert locusts, the UN Food and Agricultural Organization (FAO) warned in a statement obtained Thursday.

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30-Jul-2020 to 10:44

Rwandan cyclist set to rejoin French outfit

APA - Kigali (Rwanda) — Rwandan professional rider Mugisha Samuel who has been stranded in his home country during the COVID-19 lockdown due to international travel restrictions is set to travel to France Saturday, where he will be linking up with his new side Team LMP – La Roche Sur Yon, a source revealed Thursday.

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29-Jul-2020 to 17:44

Rwanda: Senior government officials investigated over corruption

APA - Kigali (Rwanda) — Some Government officials in office will still come forward to submit information concerning allegations of corruption for which they are facing, a police source revealed in a statement obtained Wednesday by APA in Kigali.

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29-Jul-2020 to 12:12

Rwanda starts issuing COVID-19 test certificate for international travelers

APA - Kigali (Rwanda) — Rwandan health officials started Tuesday to issue 'COVID-19 test certificates” to people wishing to travel abroad ahead in the resumption of international flights on August.1, as part of a larger effort to safely ease the country back to a relative normal.

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28-Jul-2020 to 17:03

Massive job cuts expected in Rwanda amid new administration restructuring

APA - Kigali (Rwanda) — The Rwandan lower chamber of parliament on Tuesday unanimously adopted a draft law aimed at merging some state agencies to enhance efficiency, with hundred members of the workforce at risk as job losses.

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