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Rwanda/USAID land operation project’s four year term ends

Rwanda/USAID land operation project’s four year term ends

6:24 pm | The United States Agency for International Development (USAID/Rwanda) land project that has been operating in…

Mukamusonera’s hope renewed through Airtel Touching Lives Initiative

Mukamusonera’s hope renewed through Airtel Touching Lives Initiative

3:31 pm | Adele Mukamusonera a resident of a rural suburb at Mont Kigali, is one of the…

BIG BOOST: Rwanda receives Rwf 39 billion from AfDB

BIG BOOST: Rwanda receives Rwf 39 billion from AfDB

10:43 am | Just yesterday (Monday), Rwanda received $50 million (approximately Rwf 39 billion) from African Development Bank…

Wrangle between National Council and unlicensed Nurses escalates

Wrangle between National Council and unlicensed Nurses escalates

11:15 am | A yet to be resolved wrangle is tearing up hundreds of would-be nurse graduates against…

Kenya-Rwanda women trade forum to enhance business relations

Kenya-Rwanda women trade forum to enhance business relations

2:01 pm | Rwandan and Kenyan businesswomen together are set to enhance trade relations between the two countries…

Business

  • Women entrepreneurs urged to deepen regional integration
  • Africa Diaspora delegation explores Rwanda’s agribusiness opportunities
  • Kigali plazas battle low occupancy: Who will save developers?
  • Betting, gambling games banned
  • Paying taxes should be a culture – Minister Ndagijimana
  • 14,000 traders now use Electronic Billing Machines – RRA

Over 2000 get Hepatitis B Vaccination as prevention campaign Kicks off

4:41 pm | The Ministry of health through Rwanda Biomedical Center (RBC) has launched a campaign against viral hepatitis infections.…

Over 2000 get Hepatitis B Vaccination as prevention campaign Kicks off

RDRC Peace Tournament enters semi-final stage

1:30 pm | The Rwanda Demobilization and Reintegration Commission (RDRC) Peace Tournament knock-out matches ended yesterday. Semi-finals will be played on Monday while finals will take place on June 23rd.…

RDRC Peace Tournament enters semi-final stage

Women entrepreneurs urged to deepen regional integration

3:53 pm | Women entrepreneurs in the East African Community (EAC) have been encouraged to play a central role in deepening of the regional integration.…

Women entrepreneurs urged to deepen regional integration

Knowless on cloud nine over AFRIMMA awards nomination

12:11 pm | Kina Music diva Knowless Butera is having sleepless nights (literally), after she was nominated among the best female East African artists of the year at the African Muzik Magazine Awards (AFRIMMA).…

Knowless on cloud nine over AFRIMMA awards nomination

Chinese company to help boost ICT sector

2:01 pm | The ministry of youth and ICT has signed an MoU with China ComService International Ltd (CCSI) to boost the digital transformation of the country. The MoU aims at identifying commercially feasible solutions and services that can be delivered to the Great Lakes Region from operations headquartered in Rwanda.…

Chinese company to help boost ICT sector

National

Women entrepreneurs urged to deepen regional integration

Women entrepreneurs urged to deepen regional integration

3:53 pm | Women entrepreneurs in the East African Community (EAC) have been encouraged to play a central role in deepening of the regional integration.…

Africa Diaspora delegation explores Rwanda’s agribusiness opportunities

Africa Diaspora delegation explores Rwanda’s agribusiness opportunities

3:15 pm | Members of the Africa Diaspora based in the USA are in the country to explore the country's agribusiness environment and investment opportunities.…

Switzerland Boosts Rwanda’s TVET with Rwf 5.9bn

Switzerland Boosts Rwanda’s TVET with Rwf 5.9bn

2:35 pm | The government of Switzerland through its Embassy has signed an MOU with Rwanda’s Ministry of…

Passengers urged to share information on careless drivers

Passengers urged to share information on careless drivers

1:36 pm | The Rwanda Nation Police, Traffic and Road Safety Department has appealed to passengers and the…

Kigali plazas battle low occupancy: Who will save developers?

Kigali plazas battle low occupancy: Who will save developers?

10:29 am | Venturing into real estate may regress as the low uptake of Kigali commercial buildings keep…

Rwanda/USAID land operation project’s four year term ends

Rwanda/USAID land operation project’s four year term ends

6:24 pm | The United States Agency for International Development (USAID/Rwanda) land project that has been operating in…

Mukamusonera’s hope renewed through Airtel Touching Lives Initiative

Mukamusonera’s hope renewed through Airtel Touching Lives Initiative

3:31 pm | Adele Mukamusonera a resident of a rural suburb at Mont Kigali, is one of the…

Other News

Knowless on cloud nine over AFRIMMA awards nomination

Knowless on cloud nine over AFRIMMA awards nomination

12:11 pm | Kina Music diva Knowless Butera is having sleepless nights (literally), after she was nominated among…

Betting, gambling games banned

Betting, gambling games banned

9:30 am | “People blame these games for hindering the saving culture especially among the youth and promoting…

Mankind must ‘restore what we unjustly borrowed’ – Sir David Attenborough

Mankind must ‘restore what we unjustly borrowed’ – Sir David Attenborough

5:42 pm | Broadcaster and conservation legend, Sir David Attenborough,swaps stories and ideas on the power of conservation…

Traditional dances, cultural exhibition top FESPAD-Umuganura 2016 agenda

Traditional dances, cultural exhibition top FESPAD-Umuganura 2016 agenda

5:10 pm | The Ministry of Sports and culture has today lined up a detailed programme of National…

Port states join to crack down on illegal unregulated fishing

Port states join to crack down on illegal unregulated fishing

2:56 pm | By José Graziano da Silva, Director-General, Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations. Last…

Passengers urged to share information on careless drivers

Passengers urged to share information on careless drivers

1:36 pm | The Rwanda Nation Police, Traffic and Road Safety Department has appealed to passengers and the public in general to report drivers who breach traffic regulations and put people's lives at risk.…

Illicit products, narcotic drugs worth Rwf 22.8 million destroyed in Rutsiro

Illicit products, narcotic drugs worth Rwf 22.8 million destroyed in Rutsiro

1:16 pm | Over 1500 residents gathered in Kavumu Cell to witness a public exercise to destroy varied illicit and narcotic drugs and other illegal and banned items seized in varied community policing operations over the past one year…