Rwanda Dismisses Prime Minister, Appoints Replacement

FILE – Dismissed Rwandan Prime Minister Pierre Damien Habumuremyi is shown at the Rwandan Parliament in Kigali.     Rwandan Prime Minister Pierre Damien Habumuremyi has been dismissed and Anastase Murekezi appointed to replace him. While the decision to replace Habumuremyi is not officially described as a dismissal, that is how it has been reported in local media. And there has been no official denial that he was, in effect, fired on Wednesday. The new prime minister, Anastase Murekezi, was sworn in Thursday, along with several new ministers. Afterwards, President…

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