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Miss Rwanda 2016 contestants

Miss Rwanda 2016 contestants

President Paul Kagame of Rwanda posing in a group photo with kids of Rwandans in the diaspora, in Boston, Massachusetts, USA, Saturday February 27.

President Paul Kagame of Rwanda posing in a group photo with kids of Rwandans in the diaspora, in Boston, Massachusetts, USA, Saturday February 27.

Miss Rwanda 2016, Jolly Umutesi, 19 and the runners up after she receiving her crown in Kigali, Saturday February 27.

Miss Rwanda 2016, Jolly Umutesi, 19 (seated) and the runners up after she receiving her crown in Kigali, Saturday February 27.

Miss Rwanda 2016 Jolly Umutesi (with the crown) and Doriane Kundwa, Miss Rwanda 2015.

Miss Rwanda 2016 Jolly Umutesi (with the crown) and Doriane Kundwa, Miss Rwanda 2015.

Barclay's Bank is contemplating shutting down its operations in Africa cutting thousands of jobs,

Barclays Bank is contemplating shutting down its operations in Africa cutting thousands of jobs,

Dawn Butler, Labour Parliamentarian in UK has claimed she has been mistaken as a cleaner at Westminster

Dawn Butler, Labour Parliamentarian in the UK has claimed she has been mistaken as a cleaner at Westminster

President Muhammadu Buhari of Nigeria and his government have removed 24,000 ghost workers from the government payroll in a robust anti-corruption drive.

President Muhammadu Buhari of Nigeria and his government have removed 24,000 ghost workers from the government payroll in a robust anti-corruption drive.