Rwanda Genocide

Comment: Good health without the fear of ruin

Twenty years after the genocide, Rwanda’s health system is showing drastic improvements.

Appeals judge affirms ruling on Rwanda genocide crimes

The UN-backed tribunal for Rwanda upheld life sentences for two former heads of the ex-ruling party for genocide crimes committed in 1994.

Silence of Rwanda’s dead haunts those who ignored their cries

Many Western reporters downplayed the genocide of Rwanda's Tutsi minority as "ethnic warfare", including Bartholomäus Grill. He looks back with shame.

Kagame accuses France of ‘participating’ in Rwandan genocide

In an interview to mark the 20th anniversary of the 1994 genocide, Paul Kagame has criticised France for its "direct role" in the mass killings.

Born of rape: Forgotten victims of Rwanda’s genocide

When David, a 19-year-old Rwandan, is asked about his parents, he prefers to conceal being one of thousands born from rape during the 1994 genocide.

French court hands down first sentence for Rwandan genocide

A former Rwandan army captain is being sentenced to 25 years in prison over the 1994 genocide, weeks before its 20th anniversary.

Landmark Rwanda genocide trial begins in France

The first trial in France over the 1994 Rwandan genocide which left at least a half-million people dead has opened in a Paris court.

Murder and memory in Rwanda

<b>Hamilton Wende</b> remembers a ride he took with Sylvain Nsabimana in 1994 and the girl who was saved on that long, dark trip out of her country.

Not everything offensive is hate speech

Just as the world focused on the birth of a democratic SA, unimaginable horrors were being visited on people in another corner of the continent.

Army chief gets 30 years in jail for Rwanda genocide

The UN court for Rwanda on Tuesday handed a 30-year prison sentence to former army chief Augustin Bizimungu for his role in the 1994 genocide.

US prosecutor accuses Kansas man of Rwanda killings

Jurors were offered conflicting views on Friday during statements in the trial of the Kansas man accused of participating in the Rwandan genocide.

Rwanda draws strength from its pain

It is the end of the week of commemorative events throughout Rwanda to mark the 17th anniversary of the genocide of the Tutsi people.


High court refuses application to cross provinces for a funeral

Despite “extreme sympathy”, court says it must uphold the law

Can you pause a pandemic? Inside the race to stop spread of Covid-19

Tracing the close contacts of people who test positive for coronavirus disease is a delicate dance. Here’s why these health workers wait for the cover of darkness to take action

Ministers go into self-isolation

Two ministers have taken precautions after a Dirco employee tested positive for the virus

Press Releases

The online value of executive education in a Covid-19 world

Executive education courses further develop the skills of leaders in the workplace

Sisa Ntshona urges everyone to stay home, and consider travelling later

Sisa Ntshona has urged everyone to limit their movements in line with government’s request

SAB Zenzele’s special AGM postponed until further notice

An arrangement has been announced for shareholders and retailers to receive a 77.5% cash payout

20th Edition of the National Teaching Awards

Teachers are seldom recognised but they are indispensable to the country's education system

Awards affirm the vital work that teachers do

Government is committed to empowering South Africa’s teachers with skills, knowledge and techniques for a changing world

SAB Zenzele special AGM rescheduled to March 25 2020

New voting arrangements are being made to safeguard the health of shareholders

Dimension Data launches Saturday School in PE

The Gauteng Saturday School has produced a number of success stories