News & Events

Kagame: Pan-African collaboration is key to progress

Kagame: Pan-African collaboration is key to progress

President Paul Kagame, who is also the Chairperson of the African Union, called on African nations not to lose sight of benefits of increased cooperation adding that the continent is stronger when united. The President was speaking yesterday in Windhoek, Namibia during the 38th Southern Africa Development Cooperation (SADC) summit. The President said that the difference in characteristics of countries ought not to be a reason […]

Read More
Rwanda, Haiti establish diplomatic relations

Rwanda, Haiti establish diplomatic relations

Rwanda has established diplomatic relations with Haiti as the two nations move to widen existing as well as explore new areas of cooperation. Rwanda’s Permanent Representative to the United Nations, Ambassador Valentine Rugwabiza and her Haitian counterpart, Ambassador Denis Régis, said in a joint statement that a Haiti-Rwanda Bilateral Commission was established in 2010 to facilitate bilateral relations. The two countries have had significant exchanges […]

Read More
Aviation traffic to Rwanda to hit the one million mark

Aviation traffic to Rwanda to hit the one million mark

The number of people visiting or transiting through Rwandan airports is set to increase to over one million this fiscal year, according to projections from the Ministry of Infrastructure and affiliated institutions. According to figures presented by the Permanent Secretary in the Ministry of Infrastructure, Christian Rwakunda, aviation traffic will rise to 1,151,300, from 926,571 passengers. The figure includes those coming to Rwanda or transiting through […]

Read More