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17-Jan-2020 to 17:31

Rwanda to build pineapple processing plant by December 2020

APA - Kigali (Rwanda) — A pineapple processing plant is to be built in Ngoma, a district in Soouth Eastern Rwanda by District by December this year, a senior local administrative official confirmed Friday.

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17-Jan-2020 to 15:24

Another Rwanda rebel suspect paraded before journos

APA - Kigali (Rwanda) — Rwanda Investigations Bureau (RIB) on Friday paraded before the media another erstwhile spokesperson of the Rwandan rebel National Liberation Force (NLF), Herman Nsengimana who was recently captured from the jungles of eastern DR Congo.

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17-Jan-2020 to 15:03

Rwanda: Ex-rebel spokesman's trial resumes

APA-Kigali (Rwanda) — The trial of Rwanda's terror suspect Callixte Nsabimana aka Sankara who is suspected of involvement in terrorism crimes resumed Friday at the High Court Chamber for International and Cross-Border Crimes in Nyanza, a district in southern Rwanda.

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17-Jan-2020 to 14:41

Strong winds destroy many houses in southern Rwanda

APA-Kigali (Rwanda) — Strong winds that struck several villages in Huye district, southern Rwanda over the last two days have destroyed 36 houses and three churches leaving other properties also damaged, a senior local government official in the region confirmed to APA on Friday.

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17-Jan-2020 to 11:14

Rwanda: Ex-Senate president leads AU mission in Comoros's upcoming election

APA-Kigali (Rwanda) — The African Union (AU) on Friday disclosed that the former President of Rwandan Senate, Bernard Makuza, has headed to Comoros's capital Moroni as the Head of the AU Election Observation Mission (AUEOM) to the country, which is scheduled for Sunday.

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13-Jan-2020 to 10:47

Rwanda closes digital divide with launch of first ever satellite

APA - Kigali (Rwanda) — The latest launch of first ever satellite into low-earth orbit has been welcomed as an innovation aimed at extending broadband from urban areas further into remote regions where businesses, services and schools are starving for connectivity targeting undeserved remote rural communities.

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07-Jan-2020 to 22:25

Rwanda genocide movie to be screened in L.A

APA - Kigali (Rwanda) — For the first time, 'The 600' one of the Rwandese movies based on real events of military's third battalion of 600 soldiers of the former rebel now ruling Rwanda Patriotic Front (RPF) will be screened at the 2019 Pan African Film & Arts Festival, in February in Los Angeles, California, organisers of the event confirmed on Tuesday.

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