Amahoro Stadium

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Stade Amahoro
Full name Stade Amahoro
Location Kigali
Owner Government of Rwanda
Capacity 30,000[1]
Surface Grass
Construction
Built Habyarimana Juvenal government
Opened 1986
Main contractors Chinese construction company
Tenants
Rwanda National Team

The Stade Amahoro is a multi-purpose stadium in Kigali City, Rwanda located at Gasabo district. It is the largest stadium in Rwanda and hosts football matches, concerts, and public events,. Rayon Sports and APR FC are tenants.

During the Rwandan Genocide in 1994, it was temporarily a "UN Protected Site" hosting to up to 12,000 mainly Tutsis refugees.[2]

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Coordinates: 1°57′18.1″S 30°6′51.2″E / 1.955028°S 30.114222°E / -1.955028; 30.114222