Rwanda has closed around 700 churches and one mosque for failing to comply with building regulations and creating noise pollution.
Refugees from the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) currently staying in Rwanda say soldiers opened fire upon them and wounded at least two people during a protest on Tuesday.
Six Congolese soldiers have been killed by the Rwandan army on DRC territory, according to the country’s army.
ReliefWeb says more than 3,000 families in Rwanda’s Eastern Province are facing hunger due to the impact of drought.
Rwanda’s first robotics boot camp has come to a close after a three-week programme designed to inspire secondary school students.
Rwanda and Tanzania have agreed to build a Standard Gauge Railway (SGR) from Isaka (northwestern Tanzania) to Kigali.
Rwanda and Kenya have banned shisha smoking, becoming the second and third African countries respectively to put bans in place.
Rwanda has banned the importation of meat, dairy products, vegetables and fruit from South Africa over an outbreak of listeriosis viral disease.
Kigali is calling on France to admit allegations are true that it was implicated in the Rwanda genocide, which killed an estimated 800,000 ethnic Tutsis.
Three journalists in Uganda are facing charges of treason after a story was published that claimed President Yoweri Museveni is planning to overthrow the government in neighbouring Rwanda.