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2014-10-23 How I Could Have Brought Ebola to Washington
[allAfrica]New York -In September, I spent time with an American woman who had recently been in Lofa County, Liberia, an Ebola hot spot bordering the village in Guinea where the first case was identified. We were nowhere near west Africa; we were both attending an international conference with participants from around the world.

2014-10-22 Hague Must Indict 'Someone With a Pale Skin'
[RNW Africa]The ICC has garnered a bad rap in Africa, and it should do something about that, says our blogger Sunny Ntayomba.

2014-10-22 Debating the BBC's 'Rwanda's Untold Story'
[African Arguments]On 12 October, 38 signatories sent a letter to the BBC's Director-General to protest against the contents of the documentary 'Rwanda's Untold Story' first broadcast by BBC 2 on October 1. The letter states that the BBC has been "recklessly irresponsible" in broadcasting the film which has "fuelled genocide denial" and "further emboldened the génocidaires".

2014-10-22 President Kagame's Speech at Chatham House, London
[New Times]October 21, 2014

2014-10-22 More Work Remains to Achieve a Balanced Diet for All
[New Times]Rwanda yesterday marked the World Food Day on a positive note; our farmers are producing enough cereals to feed the whole population with surplus for external markets.

2014-10-22 Eala Session Commences in Kigali
[PR Newswire]Arusha, Tanzania -The 2nd Meeting of the 3rd Session of the 3rd Assembly commenced in Kigali, Rwanda this afternoon.

2014-10-22 Burundi Showcases Its Fashion in the Rwanda Cultural Fashion Week 2014
[Iwacu]Burundi was the only EAC country invited to the Rwanda Cultural Fashion Week 2014.

2014-10-22 Protestors Petition Rwanda Parliament to Take Action On BBC
[News of Rwanda]Thousands of protestors took to the streets on Wednesday demanding the government of Rwanda takes action against the British broadcaster BBC following a documentary they say denies the 1994 genocide against Tutsis.

2014-10-22 Thousands Take to Kigali Streets to Protest Against Bbc Genocide Documentary
[News of Rwanda]Rwandans have once more stood on their feet to express their sovereignty and love for their country and leadership today.

2014-10-22 University Students, Youth Stage Anti-BBC Demo
[New Times]Hundreds of youths, including university students, gathered at the Kigali Business Center roundabout in Kacyiru today morning to protest against British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC) documentary that experts say promotes Genocide denial.

2014-10-22 Kagame - Don't Wait for Anybody to Do You a Favour
[New Times]President Paul Kagame has called on the Rwandan community in the UK and neighbouring countries to stand up for themselves and their country, saying they should not expect favours from anyone.

2014-10-22 Tardy Fails to Agree Terms With Rayon Sports
[New Times]Rayon Sports' attempts to lure former U-17 and U-20 Amavubi coach Richard Tardy have hit a snag after failing to agree on terms, Times Sport has learnt.

2014-10-22 MOH Trains 3,400 on Ebola Response
[New Times]A total of 3,430 healthcare workers have so far been trained to handle the deadly Ebola disease in case of an outbreak, the Ministry of Health said yesterday.

2014-10-22 Rwanda Marks World Food Day, Celebrating Farmers in Achieving Food Security
[Rwanda Govt]Ngoma -In a colourful ceremony held today in Ngoma District, Eastern Province, Rwanda joined the rest of world to mark World Food Day. This year's celebrations are centred on "Feeding the world, caring for the earth". Today's event highlighted the country's achievements in food security and included visits to successful agriculture projects across the district.

2014-10-22 Eight Schools Set for Swimming Tourney
[New Times]The National Swimming Federation has invited eight secondary schools to compete in a one day swimming competition slated for October 28th at Cercle Sportif de Kigali (CSK) in Rugunga.

2014-10-22 Noise Pollution - We Are Simply Enforcing the Law - Police
[New Times]The ongoing operation against noise pollution and night disturbance is meant to enforce the law and to ensure that people's businesses and beliefs are done in a way that doesn't affect other people but not to disrupt doing business, Rwanda National Police has said.

2014-10-22 ICGLR, SADC Ministers Reiterate Military Action Against FDLR
[New Times]Regional defence and foreign affairs ministers on Monday reiterated that military force should be used against a Rwandan terrorist group based in neighbouring DR Congo, if it does not surrender by January 2, 2015.

2014-10-22 UR, Swedish Varsities in Joint Bid to Enhance Post-Graduate Studies
[New Times]The University of Rwanda and the Swedish government are seeking to strengthen partnership in post-graduate study and research.

2014-10-22 Leadership - Making the Grade is Not Optional
[New Times]Former Kirehe mayor Protais Murayire, stepped down after it emerged that he allegedly censured local leaders in his jurisdiction. Murayire barred them from expressing their opinion during a provincial assembly.

2014-10-22 Zaki Optimistic of Advancing to UA Exchange and Xpress Cricket Finals
[New Times]Kigali Cricket Club captain Hassan Zaki is optimistic his team can advance to the finals of the UA Exchange and Xpress money 50 overs tourney after a convincing win over Victory Cricket Club at Kicukiro Cricket oval on Sunday.

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