COAT OF ARMS
Government: Unitary Semi-Presidential Republic
Current President: Paul Kagame
Population: 11,262,564 (2015)
Land Size: 26,338 sq km (10,169 sq miles)
Major Ethic Groups:
- Tue - May 23, 2017: Rwanda Also Preparing for Peaceful August Elections - AllAfrica News: Rwanda
[Capital FM] Kigali, Rwanda -Rwanda is also preparing for peaceful elections in August this year, which will be held the same week with Kenya.
- Tue - May 23, 2017: Party to Formalise Kagame Presidential Pick - AllAfrica News: Rwanda
[East African] Kigali -The ruling Rwanda Patriotic Front (RPF-Inkotanyi) has started the formal process of choosing President Paul Kagame as its candidate in the August 4 election.
- Tue - May 23, 2017: Rwanda Shares Experience At Peace and Security Conference in Kenya - AllAfrica News: Rwanda
[New Times] The Rwandan High Commissioner to Kenya, James Kimonyo, last week, shared Rwanda's experience and efforts to restore peace in the aftermath of the 1994 Genocide against the Tutsi.
- Tue - May 23, 2017: RRA Gears Up for Genocide Memorial Volleyball Tourney - AllAfrica News: Rwanda
[New Times] Rwanda Revenue Authority (RRA) women volleyball club have started preparations ahead of the upcoming Genocide memorial tournament that will be held in Kigali from June 3-4.
- Tue - May 23, 2017: Kagame Honoured for Relations With Israel, Global Jewish Community - AllAfrica News: Rwanda
[New Times] President Paul Kagame has been awarded with the Dr Miriam and Sheldon G. Adelson Award for Outstanding Friendship with the Jewish People from the World Values Network.