Picture News April 8, 2019

Gisozi, Kigali, April 8 – From left- AU Commission Chairperson Moussa Faki Mahamat, Rwandan President Kagame, Jeannette Kagame and EU Commission President Juncker, light the Flame of Hope at the Genocide Memorial in Gisozi in Kigali, Apr. 7, 2019. Photo courtesy of rnanews.com
Sydney, Australia, April 8 – Wiebe Wakker, left, drove the car across 33 countries in bid to prove the viability of such vehicles in tackling climate change. A Dutchman completed an epic 95,000 kilometre (59,000 mile) journey by electric car in Sydney Sunday in a bid to prove the viability of such vehicles in tackling climate change. Wiebe Wakker drove his retrofitted station wagon nicknamed “The Blue Bandit” across 33 countries in what he said was the world’s longest-ever journey by electric car. Photo courtesy of Wiebe Wakker Twitter
Minsk, Belarus, April 8 – A skier takes part in Californication 9.0, a sporting event held to close the winter season at the Logoisk ski resort in Minsk Region; skiers and snowboarders in bright costumes use jump ramps to dive into cold water pools. Photo courtesy of belta.by
London, April 8 – Actor Shah Rukh Khan (left) has been honored with an Honorary Doctorate in Philanthropy by The University of Law, London. The actor received the merit during a graduation ceremony for more than 350 students, held at the Barbican in London Apr. 4. The global icon, who has also carved a place for himself as a philanthropist, orator, and entrepreneur, gave an exceptional speech as well. Photo courtesy of Shah Rukh Khan Twitter