COAT OF ARMS
Government: Unitary Semi-Presidential Republic
Current President: Paul Kagame
Population: 12,712,43 (2020)
Land Size: 26,338 sq km (10,169 sq miles)
Major Ethnic Groups:
- Wed - Oct 21, 2020: Teachers 'Need Refresher Training' Ahead of School Reopening - AllAfrica News: Rwanda
[New Times] Government has been urged to organise a refresher training programme for public school teachers as schools prepare for reopening.
- Wed - Oct 21, 2020: I Am Not Rwandan, Try Me As a Belgian - Rusesabagina - AllAfrica News: Rwanda
[Nation] Hotel Rwanda film 'hero' Paul Rusesabagina is insisting he is no longer a Rwandan citizen and should be tried as a Belgian, in the hope that this line of defence will win him court time outside the jurisdiction of the government in Kigali.
- Wed - Oct 21, 2020: AS Kigali Lead Rayon in Race to Sign Birimahire - AllAfrica News: Rwanda
[New Times] AS Kigali have reportedly agreed a deal to sign Rwanda international Abeddy Biramahire from Zambian side Buildcon FC ahead of the upcoming 2020/21 season.
- Wed - Oct 21, 2020: Basketball Body Announces New Partnership With RDB - AllAfrica News: Rwanda
[New Times] Rwanda Basketball Federation (Ferwaba) has announced a new partnership with Rwanda Development Board (RDB) that will see the latter extend financial support to the 2019/20 BK Basketball National League champions - in men's category - in the Basketball Africa League.
- Wed - Oct 21, 2020: Amavubi Stand a Chance Against Cape Verde - Coach Mashami - AllAfrica News: Rwanda
[New Times] The national football team's head coach, Vincent Mashami, has said that he is confident his side can earn maximum points against Cape Verde when the two sides face-off in the Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) qualifiers next month.