The potential quandary for Kagame is that Rwanda could become his “Hotel California” of which The Eagles famously sung: he can check out, but he can never leave.
Human rights violations are “being committed in a more clandestine, but equally brutal, manner” than in the past. The UN predicts Burundian refugees will top 500,000 by the end of the year.
Morocco says will apply to join the ECOWAS, and 85% of its foreign direct investment today are in other African countries
“Once you’re the one paying, you automatically become more concerned about getting good value for money” – Rwanda’s President Kagame
Today, some 45 years later, the problems that precipitated the 1972 slaughter – ethnic tensions, populist politics and social inequalities – haven’t disappeared