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Fostering relations: Kagame visits Zambia

Fostering relations: Kagame visits Zambia

President Paul Kagame arrived in Lusaka, Zambia Monday morning for a two-day visit on the invitation of his counterpart, President Edgar Lungu. The two Heads of State witnessed the signing of three bilateral agreements; an air services agreement, a memorandum of understanding on defence and security cooperation and an extradition treaty between the two nations. The President said the two countries already enjoy warm ties […]

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Rwanda to join regional anti-money laundering body

Parliament has ratified Rwanda’s membership of the Eastern and Southern Africa Anti-Money Laundering Group (a member of an international umbrella organisation based in France that deals with regulations and standards aiming at fighting money laundering activities). By joining the body that comprises 19 African countries and 19 international partners, including UK, US, World Bank and International Monetary Fund, Rwanda seeks to increase preparedness against the vice. […]

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Rwanda’s special relationship with refugees – Minister Mukantabana

Rwanda’s special relationship with refugees – Minister Mukantabana

Rwanda has more than enough lessons to ensure refugees are not only hosted but also helps them transform their lives, Minister for Disaster Management and Refugee Affairs (MIDIMAR) Seraphine Mukantabana said this as the country prepares to join the world in marking the World Refugee Day this week. Mukantabana told The Sunday Times that, Rwanda has committed to welcoming refugees since the signing of the […]

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