Africa: As Border Closure Escalates, a Rwandan Corpse is rejected at Border and Abandoned In Uganda


Kabale Regional Referral Hospital is stuck with the body of unidentified Rwandan national. The deceased was on Tuesday transported to Katuna border from Kabarole District where he died from while working in one of the Tea Estates as a casual labourer. However, on reaching at the border, Rwandan security officials declined the vehicle carrying the body from crossing into Rwanda. […]

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Africa: 50 Rwandans graduate from Ethiopian aviation academy


Fifty Rwandan technicians have graduated from the Ethiopian Airforce Aviation Academy after training for two years, state media said. The Ethiopian Television said the Rwandans graduated with diplomas from Bishoftu Airforce base, south east of Addis Ababa, on Sunday. The television quoted the Ethiopian Airforce commander, Brig Gen Yilma Medassa, saying the academy had been building its capacity over the […]

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Why Rwandair chose to merge with ET instead of Etihad

RwandAir and Ethiopian Airlines expect in the next few months to formally establish a strategic partnership that would see the two African carriers working closely together. Under the terms of a deal provisionally reached earlier this month, Ethiopian Airlines will acquire a 49 percent stake in the smaller RwandAir, giving it the opportunity to create a new east African hub […]

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