Airtel third-largest mobile telecom company globally


Bharti Airtel, the parent company of Airtel Rwanda, is among the top three largest mobile operators in the world in terms of subscribers. According to the latest data published by World Cellular Information Service (WCIS), Bharti Airtel is the third largest telecom firm, moving one position up in the global...

Reduce trade costs to support growth and development - WTO

GENEVA - businesses and consumers in poorer countries are not gaining maximally from the global trading system because of high costs of trade, the heads of major international agencies have said.


Police FC beat APR to storm Peace Cup finals


Record 13-time winners APR have to wait another year to add to their Peace Cup trophy haul after being eliminated by Police FC in the semi-finals on the away goals’ rule.

Ndayisenga to compete in mini 'Tour de France'


Reigning Tour du Rwanda champion Valens Ndayisenga will compete in this year’s Tour de l’Avenir from August 22-29 in France.


PGGSS5 contestant: I will sing till my last day on earth - Bruce Melodie


Bruce Itahiwacu better known by his stage name Bruce Melodie was born and raised in Kanombe, Kigali. He is the last child in a family of four - two boys and two girls.

Kigali Fashion Week is back


The annual Kigali Fashion Week 2015 will be launched on July 13 at Belgium Ambassodor's residence in Kigali.


Geza's passion for theatre has seen him travel the world

Arts has seen Brian Geza has fourteen years of experience working in the performing arts as a performer, teacher, and choreographer in his native Zimbabwe. He is the founder and Artistic Director of Zvishamiso Arts, a Harare-based community performing arts troupe.

More sambaza fish, please

Sambaza is not easy to describe to someone that does not know it already. But I will try. Let me try: It's a kind of fish that is endemic to Lake Kivu; the fish is small but not very small either.

Hyperactive children: How to look out for the red flag


They say parenting is as crazy as circumnavigating the world without a map but the journey is always worth it. Raising a child who is more than active, more than energetic and persistent is more than tiring.

My dream for Rwanda keeps me going - Mavubi


Patricie Uwase Mavubi recently returned home to work on national transportation issues at the invitation of the Office of the President of Rwanda. She is a graduate from University of California, Berkeley with a Master of Science in Civil Engineering. She is currently setting up a Mentorship programme that will...

America's right to bear arms is outdated


There is barely a day that goes by in the United States without breaking news of a gun-related incident sprouting out of one of America’s suburbs, countryside, or metropolitan areas. The frequency of gun related violence in America is so frightening that time and again every recent American president has...

Plastic bottle ban: Protection of consumers should be priority

As the August 1 deadline on the ban of using plastic bottles in gin manufacturing approaches, tension between the Rwanda Standards Board (RSB) and some gin manufacturers is at its highest as the two parties engage in blame game.


Editorial Cartoon


Seven lions, including two males, arrived in the country from South Africa, on Tuesday, in what conservation activists and officials say will go a long way in rehabilitating the country’s ecosystems and enhancing the tourism sector.


Rwanda: Commemoration of World Refugee Day

World Refugee Day, which takes place every year on 20 June, is a time for reflection.

WASAC in the quest to achieve efficiency and competitiveness in water supply and sanitation services in Rwanda

Water and Sanitation Corporation Ltd (WASAC) is working on strategic programs to increase e water production, distribution, and performance improvement aimed as provision of quality water and sanitation services in Rwanda.

Bollore Africa Logistics RwandaComemorates the 1994 genocide against the Tutsi

Mid this week, Wednesday 17th June 2015, Ballore Africa Logistics Rwanda Ltd honored honored victims of the 1994 genocide against the Tutsis and celebrated 21 years of putting the tragic pogrom to an end.

PRESS RELEASE: New leadership within Tigo in Rwanda

Tigo Rwanda today announced the appointment of Mrs Chantal Umutoni Kagame as its new Deputy Chief Executive Officer (Deputy-CEO) in Rwanda. She will take up the role on 19 June 2015.

New education minister outlines his priorities


Recently, Parliament approved Dr. Papius Musafiri, as the new education minister, replacing Prof. Silas Lwakabamba. The Ministry of Education has also been working on a sector review to improve performance.

What Rwanda can learn from Finland’s model


In a quiet classroom adorned with the joyful creations of small children, Ville Sallinen is learning what makes Finland’s schools the envy of the world.

Be alert, male breast cancer is as dangerous as the others

When baby boys and baby girls are born, they have similar breast tissue and breast size. As boys develop especially during puberty, their breast growth ceases to be as complex as that of girls. High testosterone and low estrogen levels stop the development in boys.

Ulcers: Why your lifestyle could be the cause


Plaisir Mutunzi, 34, a resident of Gashora sector, Bugesera district, Eastern province, started experiencing a burning pain in the abdomen; the kind that moves up to one’s neck, down to the navel and sometimes through the back.