Rwanda President Paul Kagame has fired the country’s vocal State Minister for the East African Community, Olivier Nduhungirehe, for what is said to be “consistently acting based on personal opinions”.
African leaders have rallied around the Ethiopian head of the World Health Organisation (WHO) after US President Donald Trump criticised the United Nations agency and threatened to withhold his country’s contribution to its budget.
Tens of thousands of Kenyans gathered at an open-air stadium on Tuesday for the state funeral of Daniel Arap Moi, the country’s longest-serving president, who died last week aged 95.
Rwanda, often lauded internationally for its economic progress and reintegration after the 1994 genocide, is detaining and abusing street children at a holding centre in the capital, an international rights group said Monday.
Rwandan President Paul Kagame has challenged his peers on the continent to take the issue of gender equality seriously.