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Alert: U.S. Embassy Kigali (April 3, 2019)

Location: Kigali, Rwanda Event: Multiple and long-lasting road closures and traffic delays are expected in Kigali from Friday, April 5 through Monday, April 8 in connection with Kwibuka 25 commemoration activities. Due to expected road closures, U.S. government employees have been advised to schedule their plans accordingly and use alternate routes to avoid delays.   ...
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U.S. Embassy Honors Three Rwandan Women of Courage

Kigali – Friday, March 29, 2019 The U.S. Ambassador to Rwanda, Peter Vrooman, honored three Rwandan women today with the 2019 Rwandan Women of Courage award at an event at his home in celebration of Women’s History Month.  The three women — Christine Ashimwe, Dative Nakabonye, and Christine Mukeshimana — were selected from more than ...
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Assistant Secretary Nagy Champions U.S.-Rwanda Partnership at CMU-Africa

“The Enduring Partnership between the United States and Rwanda” Assistant Secretary of State for the Bureau of African Affairs Tibor Nagy Carnegie Mellon University Africa, Kigali, Rwanda, March 11, 2019 (Remarks as Prepared for Delivery) Thank you for this wonderful welcome to Rwanda.  I spent most of my 32-year career as an American diplomat on ...
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