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04-Feb-2020 to 15:30

Rwanda opens East Africa's first ever cancer treatment centre

APA - Kigali (Rwanda) — Rwandan President Paul Kagame on Tuesday inaugurated the first region’s top a cancer centre that will provide advanced radiation therapy treatments for 150 patients per day.

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31-Jan-2020 to 18:13

Coronavirus fears: RwandAir suspends all flights to China

APA - Kigali (Rwanda) — Rwanda's main carrier, RwandAir on Friday announced the temporary suspension of its weekly flights to China amid the growing coronavirus outbreak and a sharp drop in demand for travel to the Asian country.

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31-Jan-2020 to 17:59

Gas explosion rocks Kigali restaurant, seven injured

APA - Kigali (Rwanda) — A powerful explosion triggered by a gas cylinder tore through a packed restaurant in Kigali on Friday wounding seven people.

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30-Jan-2020 to 21:52

Rwanda's court defers ex-rebel leaders' trial to March

APA - Kigali (Rwanda) — The Rwandan High Court on Thursday postponed the trial of two rebel leaders accused of taking part in the 1994 genocide and fleeing to the Democratic Republic of Congo.

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30-Jan-2020 to 21:10

Rwanda: Four die after drinking contaminated brew

APA - Kigali (Rwanda) — Alcohol contaminated with potentially toxic levels of methanol has killed at least four people in Kanombe, a suburb of the Rwandan capital Kigali, a senior local administrative authority confirmed Thursday.

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29-Jan-2020 to 18:48

Torrential rain kills at least 3 in Rwanda (Official)

APA - Kigali (Rwanda) — Heavy rains which hit several parts across Rwanda on Tuesday night had killed at least three people before destroying farms and sweeping away five homes, a senior government official said on Wednesday.

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29-Jan-2020 to 17:31

Rwanda Okays nuclear power deal with Russia

APA - Kigali (Rwanda) — Rwanda's cabinet chaired by President Paul Kagame has endorsed a draft law providing guidelines on an agreement signed recently with Russia to advance the use of nuclear energy for “peaceful purposes,”, an official source revealed in Kigali on Wednesday.

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