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24-Oct-2014 to 20:33

Rwanda suspends BBC over genocide documentary

APA-Kigali (Rwanda) — The Rwanda Utilities Regulatory Authority (RURA) has suspended the permit of the British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC) to broadcast on Rwandan FM after a controversial documentary about the 1994 genocide.

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24-Oct-2014 to 13:15

Jailed Rwandan opposition leader appeals to African court

APA -Arusha (Tanzania) — - The Rwandan opposition leader, Victoire Ingabire, sentenced to 15 years in prison over charges including involvement in terrorism, has appealed to the African Court of Human and Peoples' Rights (ACHPR) based in Arusha, Tanzania, APA learns here Friday.

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24-Oct-2014 to 10:37

Rwandan health minister makes U-turn on Ebola screening

APA-Kigali (Rwanda)- — The Rwandan Minister of Health, Agnes Binagwaho said that she has issued new instructions to remove special screening of travelers from the United States and Spain and presented apologies for any inconveniences caused after the decision that was severely criticized by Rwandan President Paul Kagame.

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23-Oct-2014 to 21:52

Rwanda drops Ebola screening for passengers from US, Spain-Official

APA-Kigali (Rwanda) — The Rwandan minister of Health, Agnes Binagwaho has said that she had issued a new instruction to remove special screening of travelers from US and Spain, reports said on Thursday.

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22-Oct-2014 to 18:25

Rwanda army gives free healthcare in Burundi

APA-Kigali (Rwanda) — A Rwandan army medical team which is currently participating in a series of regional joint military drills in Mwaro province in Central Burundi is providing free healthcare to local residents in the region.

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22-Oct-2014 to 12:45

Thousands demonstrate in Rwanda against controversial BBC documentary

APA-Kigali (Rwanda) — - At least 2000 Rwandans protested Wednesday in the streets of Kigali, the capital, against the documentary "Rwanda's Untold story" that was aired early this month by the the British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC), whereby they issued a petition to Rwanda's Parliament for intervention in the matter, APA notes here.

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22-Oct-2014 to 10:12

Rwanda hosts national symposium on breast cancer management

APA-Kigali (Rwanda) — - A national symposium on breast cancer management opened in Kigali on Wednesday under the aegis of Rwanda's Ministry of Health.

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