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Rwanda

Paul Kagame

Date of Birth: 23/10/1957
Place of Birth: Ruhango


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Do as I say, not as I do

Rwandan President Paul Kagame has started to lay the groundwork for constitutional changes to allow him to stand again, beyond the currently permissible two terms (AC Vol 56 No 6, No room at the top)...


An accidental arrest

Britain's arrest of Rwandan spy chief General Emmanuel Karenzi Karake on charges of crimes against humanity was either an unavoidable European treaty obligation, a massive bureaucratic foul-up or a deft diplomatic move to voice disapproval of President Paul Kagame's campaign to change the constitution and secure a third term (AC Vol 56 No 6, No room at the top)...


Military balance

Convened to discuss the regional 'security and humanitarian situation', the summit brought together some of Africa's longest serving leaders, including Angola's José Eduardo dos Santos, Rwanda's Paul Kagame and Uganda's Yoweri Museveni – all firm fans of extended presidential terms, the issue that sparked the latest Burundi violence...


No room at the top

The campaign is now in full swing to amend the constitution to allow President Paul Kagame to stand for a third term...

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Lake murder mystery

The online bulletin Inyereri News, a long-time critic of President Paul Kagame, noted the corpses' hands were bound in the 'Kandoya' manner, a hallmark of RPF executions in the 1990-94 Rwandan civil war...


The warning from Ouagadougou

Beyond Burkina Faso's borders the drama is being watched intently in countries whose Presidents are planning to extend their rule, namely: Congo-Kinshasa's Joseph Kabila, Congo-Brazzaville's Denis Sassou-Nguesso, Togo's Faure Gnassingbé, Benin's Yayi Boni, Djibouti's Omar Guelleh, Uganda's Yoweri Museveni, Burundi's Pierre Nkurunziza and Rwanda's Paul Kagame...


Reshaping the army

Kabila and President Paul Kagame have a fractious relationship and their private interests have sometimes coincided while national interests, and armies, frequently clash...


Kagame's purge

The arrests have observers wondering if the idea is to keep President Paul Kagame's inner circle in a state of permanent apprehension, whether there have simply been differences of opinion or whether a plot has really been uncovered...


The science of summitry

Much was made of the 'new generation' of African leaders, such as Ethiopia's late Meles Zenawi, Rwanda's Paul Kagame, South Africa's Thabo Mbeki and even Eritrea's Issayas until relations soured irredeemably...


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