Posts Tagged ‘Hotel Rwanda Rusesabagina Foundation’

By Ndahiro Tom

Sometimes songs of praise go to false characters. Because of the movie ‘Hotel Rwanda’ Paul Rusesabagina was made a Hollywood star and a conqueror of hearts. (more…)

By Meisha Perrin, Special to the Orlando Sentinel

Paul Rusesabagina, whose efforts during the 1994 Rwandan genocide were portrayed in the Academy Award nominated film “Hotel Rwanda,” spoke at the University of Central Florida (UCF) Feb. 15 about what it was like to be “face-to-face with the devil” — and ended up being face-to-face with critics and naysayers. (more…)

Pan Butamire–1 April 2011

In 1954 when Rupfure Thomas and Nyirampara Keziya were blessed with the birth of a bouncing baby boy in their remote Nkomero home of south-western Rwanda, in the wildest of their imaginations they had no inkling that this bundle of joy would one day shake the hand of the most powerful man on earth. (more…)