Polls leave women dominant in Rwanda assembly

Elections in Central African nation see female politicians gain world-leading 64 percent of parliamentary seats.

    Rwanda now has the largest proportion of women in parliament in the world.

    Female politicians now account for 64 percent of the seats available in the assembly.

    Al Jazeera's Peter Greste reports from Kigali.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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