Rwanda Country in Africa information and photo #Rwanda – Rwanda flag, maps, people, coloring pages and more. Rwanda is a landlocked East African country whose green, mountainous landscape has earned it the nickname “Land of a Thousand Hills.” Its renowned Volcanoes National Park is home to mountain gorillas and golden monkeys. Bordering Congo and Uganda, the park encompasses 4,507m-tall Mt. Karisimbi and 4 other forested volcanoes. Kigali, the nation’s sprawling capital, has a vibrant restaurant and nightlife scene.
Population: 11.78 million (2013) World Bank
President: Paul Kagame
Currency: Rwandan franc
Official languages: French, English, Kinyarwanda