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 (kĭ-gä′lē, kē-)
The capital and largest city of Rwanda, in the central part of the country east of Lake Kivu.


(Placename) the capital of Rwanda, in the central part. Pop: 782 000 (2005 est)


(kiˈgɑ li)

the capital of Rwanda, in the central part. 156,650.
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Noun1.Kigali - the national capital and largest city of RwandaKigali - the national capital and largest city of Rwanda; located in central Rwanda
Ruanda, Rwanda, Rwandese Republic - a landlocked republic in central Africa; formerly a German colony
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Thousands of people living in the Rwandan capital Kigali will benefit from the countrys first wastewater treatment plant and public sewerage network supported by the largest ever European Investment Bank loan in the country.
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The finalisation of this Public Private Partnership (PPP) agreement spells the start of execution of the highly-anticipated Kigali Bulk Water Supply Project with construction forecasted to last 30 months from the commencement date.
The project, a public private partnership venture, will supply sustainable bulk water in Kigali to serve Kigali city' potable water requirements.
UAE-based Metito, a leader in total intelligent water management solutions in emerging markets, said it has won a contract to develop the first bulk surface water supply project in Sub-Saharan Africa at Kigali in Rwanda.
Tsering reiterated, 'The UN Environment Programme will remain actively engaged with Pakistan in development of enabling activities for the phasing down of hydrofluorocarbons (HFCs) under Kigali Amendment to the Montreal Protocol, which was reached in the Rwanda capital of Kigali in October 15, 2016.
Diane Shima Rwigara is escorted by police officers in Kigali, Rwanda.
He said Kigali eyes closer ties with Cairo to boost cooperation at the African level.
Mid-scale hotel brand Park Inn by Radisson has opened its first property in Kigali, Rwanda.
The agreement - a major expansion of the 1987 Montreal Protocol, which eliminated the use of the ozone-depleting chlorofluorocarbons - was finalized during a United Nations meeting in Kigali, Rwanda.
The Kigali summit has renewed the commitment of the African heads of state to the outcome of the Addis Ababa and Johannesburg summit meeting on this issue.