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Rwandan President Paul Kagame, his wife Jeannette Kagame, African Union Commission Chairperson Moussa Faki Mahamat and President of the European Commission Jean-Claude Juncker light the flame of remembrance at the Kigali Genocide Memorial during the commemoration of the 25th anniversary of the 1994 Rwandan genocide against Tutsi, in Kigali, capital of Rwanda, on April 7, 2019. Rwandans on Sunday started the commemoration to mark the 25th anniversary of the 1994 genocide that left over 1 million people dead, mainly ethnic Tutsis, with President Pual Kagame calling for continued efforts to transform the country. (Xinhua/Office of the President of Rwanda)

Rwandan Journalists Remembers Colleagues Who Perished During the Genocide

Rwandan media practitioners on Tuesday evening paid homage to the journalists killed in the 1994's genocide as part of a 100-day commemoration starting on...
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Museveni, Besigye mourns late Winnie Mandela

Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni has joined hundreds of global leaders to pay tribute to the fallen former wife of South African freedom fighter, Nelson...

AFRIMA slated for November 6

The performance stage of the 2016 All Africa Music,Awards, AFRIMA, will come alive on Sunday, November 6 at Eko Hotels & Suites, Lagos...
The Eiffel Tower is lit with the blue, white and red colours of the French flag in Paris, France, Nov. 16, 2015, to pay tribute to the victims of the terror attacks on Friday in the French capital. (Xinhua/Xu Jinquan)

France respects casualties of Paris assaults in national function

Families of the victims and wounded survivors arriving in wheelchairs joined the national ceremony, sending a message of "love of life" in the face...
Youth surround a bonfire during the ?Night Vigil? as part of events to mark the 18th Genocide Commemoration in Kigali, capital of Rwanda, April 7, 2012. Youth use the ?Night Vigil? to remember innocent Tutsis killed in the 1994 genocide. The theme of this year?s anniversary is: "Learning from our history to build a bright future". (Xinhua/Cyril Ndegeya) (cl)

Rwanda journalists fondly remembers executed colleagues

Rwandan journalists took part in a vigil on Saturday evening to commemorate the death of 60 Rwandan journalists killed in the country's genocide of...

SA Papers Had Lots to Say About Mandela

"The end of your long walk, the end of an era, may your legacy live on" - this headline in a South African daily...

Crowds of people gather to pay tribute to Mandela

Vigils are continuing across South Africa as thousands mourn the death of former leader Nelson Mandela. People have been remembering his legacy, dancing and singing...