The African Jotter

How Rwanda is Becoming an African Tech Powerhouse

When most people think about Rwanda, what immediately comes to mind is genocide. Yes, in 1994,…

Rwanda replaces Mushikiwabo, announces new defence minister

Rwanda’s President Paul Kagame on Thursday appointed a new foreign affairs minister, to replace Louise Mushikiwabo,…

Probe into 1994 Rwanda president killing risks termination-source

A French prosecutor has recommended dropping charges against eight senior Rwandan officials, including the defence minister,…

Rwanda woos Europe amid second-hand clothes war with U.S.

President Donald Trump has suspended Rwanda’s right to export clothing duty-free to the United States over…

Rwanda’s President Kagame appoints new finance minister, reshuffles cabinet

Rwanda’s President Paul Kagame appointed Uzziel Ndagijimana as finance minister in a cabinet reshuffle, his office…

Cameroon Security Arrest Rwanda’s Most Wanted Criminal

Prosecution has said that a Genocide fugitive who was on Thursday arrested in Yaoundé, Cameroon was…

Rwanda to get faster drone models for commercial deliveries

The drone delivery company Zipline Inc, which operates blood supplies delivery in Rwanda, has released the…

Rwanda Dispute with the U.S. over Fairly Used Clothes is Getting Serious

The Rwandan government has said the United States has the right to withdraw benefits of Africa…

U.S. Leader Trump ready to fight Rwanda over second-hand clothing imports

The United States is set to ban duty-free treatment of clothing imports from Rwanda because of…

Uganda – Rwanda Relations seem Strained but Uganda thinks Phone Calls will Change the Mood

Uganda’s president Yoweri Kaguta Museveni has prescribed a course in telephoning as one of the solutions…

Mosques hit with loudspeaker ban in Rwanda after shutdown of 700 churches

After shutting down over 700 churches in Rwanda for failing to meet minimum standards, authorities have…

Rwanda Opens its Skies for Commercial Drones to Come In

In a move that is expected to attract investors in the Unmanned Civil Aircraft System (UAS)…