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Paul Kagame: Rwanda’s saviour or strongman?
Description: The Liu Institute's Erin Jessee calls Rwandan president Paul Kagame “a complicated figure.”
Date: 26 September 2013
Author: Nicholas Keung
Source: Toronto Star
 

“His government has made incredible progress in development, helping the country to recover from the genocide,” said Erin Jesse, a post-doctoral fellow at UBC’s Liu Institute for Global Issues, who studies the country. “On the other hand, he also has such an appallingly poor human rights record.” Kagame will appear at an event called Rwanda Day in Toronto this weekend.

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