About Kinyarwanda: Kinyarwanda language is the official language of Rwanda. It is also known as Rwanda or Rwandan. Kinyarwanda language is belongs to Benue-Congo branch of the Niger Congo language family. It is one of the official languages of the Republic of Rwanda, along with English language and French. Kinyarwanda is a Bantoid language. About 12 million people speaks Kinyarwanda in Burundi and in southern Uganda. The speakers of Kinyarwanda are subdivided into 3 ethnic groups - 1. Hutu, 2.Tutsi, 3.Twa.