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29-Oct-2020 to 12:38

Rwanda detects fresh COVID-19 cases in refugee camp

APA- Kigali (Rwanda) — A camp hosting Burundian refugees at Mahama in Kirehe district in southern Rwanda has recorded 40 new cases of the COVID-19 as of Thursday, health officials have said.

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29-Oct-2020 to 12:38

Transforming a palace of genocidaire into a five-star hotel

APA-Kigali (Rwanda) — A palace used as a propaganda headquarters of the perpetrators of the 1994 genocide in Rwanda is set to be transformed into a five-star hotel, APA has learnt on Thursday.

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29-Oct-2020 to 11:22

Heavy rain, flash floods cause havoc in Kigali

APA - Kigali (Rwanda) — Torrential rains and flash floods have hammered several parts of Kigali city and its outskirts, causing extensive power outages, and destroying properties and infrastructures, municipal authorities have said on Thursday.

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29-Oct-2020 to 11:19

Rwanda's Mukura-Gishwati park on UNESCO World Heritage list

APA - Kigali (Rwanda) — Rwanda’s fourth national park, Gishwati Mukura, made up of two separate forests – the larger Gishwati and Mukura, forming a total of 34 square kilometres plus a buffer zone has been inscribed on the World Heritage List as a natural site, an official source confirmed Thursday in Kigali.

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29-Oct-2020 to 11:06

Rwanda local elections set for Feb 2021

APA - Kigali (Rwanda) — Rwanda's Local Government ministry on Thursday announced the organisation of local elections for officials from district to village level in February next year.

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29-Oct-2020 to 11:04

COVID-19: Students return to schools as classes set to resume in Rwnda

APA - Kigali (Rwanda) — Secondary students across Rwanda have started to return to their respective schools from Thursday as classes are set to resume next week across the country with instructions to observe strict safety regulations, a senior official from the ministry of Education told APA in Kigali.

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28-Oct-2020 to 17:14

Rwanda set to resume driving tests amid COVID-19

APA - Kigali (Rwanda) — Rwanda is resuming driver’s licence tests as the East African country continues to relax COVID-19-related restrictions in all business activities, a Police statement said Wednesday.

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