Rwanda: Kagame Competitor Diane Shima Rwigara Nominated

[Monitor] Kampala -Presidential candidate Diane Shima Rwigara, 35, yesterday formally submitted her nomination documents to the National Electoral Commission (NEC) to challenge incumbent president Paul Kagame in Rwanda’s forthcoming presidential elections slated for August 4.

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Africa: Kagame African Union Reform Team Seeks to Realign Key Bloc’s Institutions

[East African] A team of experts led by Rwandan President Paul Kagame have come up with proposals to end duplication of roles by various Africa Union organs; and to cede some roles to regional economic communities. If implemented, the proposals will realign a dozen or so institutions of the AU.

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Rwanda: ‘New Methane Plant Brings Hope to Addressing Energy Challenges’

[New Times] President Paul Kagame yesterday inaugurated the Kivu-Watt Gas Power Plant located in the Western Province’s Karongi District, describing it as a sign of what is possible for efforts to address energy challenges in the country.

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