Nation Facts

General Population: 12,493,000 (June 2015 est.)
GDP per capita: $1,700 (2014 est.)
Largest Religion: Christianity
Christians: 9.2 mil.
Evangelical Christians: 2.8 mil.
No. of people groups: 12
Unreached groups: 3
Fastest growing religion: Muslim
Official language: French, English, Kinyarwanda

Cornerstone and Pastor Kamanzi began partnering in 2008 to plant Zion Ministerial Institute (ZMI) in Rwanda.  Since then, more than 195 graduates have gone through the school, with many completing both the certificate and diploma levels.

The main campus is in Kigali, the capitol of Rwanda.The school has 5 full time teachers and regularly supports Cornerstone’s bible school work in Burundi. Students from around the country stay on the campus, and extension branches have also been started upcountry.

Bible School

Pastor Theophile Kamanzi is the Director of Zion Ministerial Institute Rwanda. He is the Senior Pastor of the Eglise Apostolique pour le Reveil au Rwanda (Apostolic Churches for Revival of Rwanda), which has 36 churches under its covering. He is also the Vice Chairman of the Forum of Born-Again Churches and Organizations in Rwanda. He is a well-respected leader in the nation with decades of ministry experience. Pastor Theophile is married with four children and one grandchild.