Presidential Elections Begin in Rwanda
The three presidential hopefuls contesting the election are incumbent President Paul Kagame of the Rwanda Patriotic Front-Inkotanyi, Frank Habineza of the Democratic Green Party of Rwanda and Philippe Mpayimana, an independent candidate. Observers are confident of "smooth polls" after "well-planned-out and incident-free" campaigns.
A voter shows his thumbs with ink after voting in a past election.
New Times, 4 August 2017
Observers of Friday's election have expressed confidence in national agencies to deliver credible results in presidential poll that opens 7am today. Read more »
Deutsche Welle, 3 August 2017
Rwandans head to the polls on Friday, but there won't be any surprises: President Paul Kagame is expected to win by a mile. Still, opposition candidate Frank Habineza has also been… Read more »
The three presidential hopefuls, incumbent President Paul Kagame, Frank Habineza, of the opposition Democratic Green Party of Rwanda and Philippe Mpayimana, an independent ... Read more »
Most analysts predict President Paul Kagame will win the election, he promises that he will improve dusty roads in the Northern Province as soon as he is re-elected. Green Party ... Read more »