A Kenyan investigative journalist reflects on the capture of a genocidaire in Paris after 26 years on the run and its significance to the families of the victims left in his wake.
Because of the 1994 genocide, Rwanda occupies a complicated place in the world’s imagination. A new film, about the preceding 1973 pogrom, wants to demystify that view. Does it succeed?
Rwanda is juking its development statistics as the international community turns a blind eye to the human rights abuses of Paul Kagame's authoritarian rule.
On national anniversaries and democratic survival.
If Rwandan support for the RPF and Kagame is so universal and genuine, why the murder, frequent arrest, torture and imprisonment of opposition politicians and investigative journalists?
Judi Rever's account of the Rwandan genocide and its aftermath challenges the official narrative.
In recent years, Rwanda and Ethiopia have been some of the largest recipients of aid money from the UK and US governments, as well as some of the West's leading philanthropies, including the Gates Foundation.
The Arsenal 'Visit Rwanda' sponsorship deal is government image management 101.
It is worth revisiting the context for the mass killings, how historians have studied it since and casting a revisionist eye.
On Sunday, Israel’s immigration authorities announced it had started issuing migrants letters advising them they had
The 1994 genocide was an unthinkable mayhem that still frames Rwanda, including how the government will write the narrative until 2034.
Rwanda’s president has long practiced a zero-sum political game in which he and his cronies are the primary winners.
Paul Kagame has won with more than 90 percent of the vote in 3 successive presidential elections in Rwanda.
Rwanda’s constitution was changed in 2016 to allow Kagame to stay in power until 2034.
"White person!," people passing by shout, smiling and waving at me. I am black. I am African. I am Rwandan."
Dan Magaziner gets to shake the hand of Paul Kagame, a man many consider a dictator at best and a war criminal at worst.
Anjan Sundaram’s Rwanda exists in an authoritarian bubble characterized by fear and repression.
When it comes to Africa, as Wole Soyinka recently wrote in his book "Of Africa," the West is constantly careening between hope and despair, Rwanda and Mandela
Discussion on this episode of Africa is a Radio features a report back from Sean Jacobs
Ruhorahoza wished he made "Sans Soleil" by Chris Marker: "The film is a good example of the work of a filmmaker who has reached maturity and an artist who is truly free."