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17-May-2022 to 15:33

Rwanda: 30-day remand for ex beauty pageant CEO

APA - Kigali (Rwanda) — A Rwandan primary court on Monday ruled that the former CEO of Miss Rwanda beauty contest Ishimwe Dieudonné, known as 'Prince Kid', should be remanded in solitary confinement for 30 days while the investigation into his alleged sexual harassment continues.

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16-May-2022 to 11:18

Former Rwanda's beauty pageant winner's file handed to prosecution

APA - Kigali (Rwanda) — Former Rwanda's beauty pageant winner Elisa Iradukunda's file was handed to prosecution on Monday where she is facing charge of for allegedly interfering with ongoing investigations on sexual assaults and sexual harassment, a judicial source said Monday.

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13-May-2022 to 21:26

Rape trial for former CEO of Miss Rwanda beauty contest continues

APA - Kigali (Rwanda) — The second day of the rape trial of former CEO of Miss Rwanda beauty pageant contest, Dieudonne Ishimwe a.k.a Prince Kid resumed Friday with proceedings held behind closed doors.

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13-May-2022 to 21:12

UAE’s Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan dies

APA - Abou Dhabi (Emirates) — Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan, president of the United Arab Emirates and ruler of Abu Dhabi, passed away on Friday, May 13, the UAE Ministry of Presidential Affairs announced.

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13-May-2022 to 10:18

Kigali international peace marathon set for May 29

APA - Kigali (Rwanda) — The 2020 edition of Kigali International Peace marathon will take place on 29 May attracting runners from different corners across the glob, organizers of the event disclosed Friday.

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12-May-2022 to 20:11

Most wanted Rwandan genocide confirmed dead in Zimbabwe

APA - Kigali (Rwanda) — The IRMCT Office of the Prosecutor on Thursday confirmed the death of Protais Mpiranya, the last of the major fugitives indicted by the International Criminal Tribunal for Rwanda (ICTR) and alleged to have been a senior leader of the 1994 Genocide against the Tutsi in Rwanda.

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12-May-2022 to 15:16

20m facing food insecurity in Eastern Africa - UN

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — The number of people facing high levels of acute food insecurity and severe water shortages in Eastern Africa could jump to 20 million, the United Nations has warned.

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