Vincent Kitio, the chief of the urban energy unit at UN Habitat, talks to Sunday Times’ James Karuhanga about the plight of poor urban communities and what can be done to right the wrongs.
Whenever she remembers the tragedy that befell her and her colleagues when the infiltrators attacked her school in Nyange and indiscriminately shot them after they defied orders to separate along ethnic lines, TheodetteAbayisenga sheds tears.
There is possibly no better way in reference to current Rwanda to explain the expressions; “Thinking Big” and “Living Together” than referring to the residents of Kabuye and Rudandi villages in Mpanga sector, Kirehe District.
The Rwanda Sports Awards returns for its second edition, slated for March 30h at the Ubumwe Grand Hotel in Kigali. Organised by the East African Youth Development Agency, the inaugural edition took place on June 30th...
Regional education experts have underscored the need for East African Community (EAC) partner states to set up an innovations fund, as well as have the private sector participate strongly in the education system.
Application of pesticides can help fight fall armyworms but poses risks to the environment and biodiversity conservation as, for instance, bees die while collecting nectar to make honey from crops on which the pesticides are sprayed.
BEIJING – China’s Ministry of Commerce (MOC), yesterday, urged the United States to “pause on the brink of a precipice” and make prudent decisions so as not to put bilateral trade relations in jeopardy.
OSLO – A total of 142,490 electric cars were registered in Norway at the beginning of 2018, an increase of over 40 per cent from the previous year, the country’s statistics bureau has said. The vast majority of the electric cars were passenger cars, totalling 139,000, Statistics Norway said in...
Fast-rising cyclist Didier Munyaneza showed his compatriots a sneak peek of what to expect in this year’s Rwanda Cycling Cup campaign by claiming a solo powerful victory in the second edition of ‘Memorial Lambert Byemayire’ race on Saturday in Huye.
Rwanda’s Beach Volley, Para Powerlifting and athletics teams departed for Australia yesterday morning ahead of the upcoming Commonwealth Games scheduled for April 4-15 in Gold Coast.
After two successful runs (March and June 2017), Seka Live Comedy returns to Kigali, this time as a two-day event under the brand Seka Live Festival.
Get your popcorn at the ready. Mashariki African Film Festival returns for its fourth edition tomorrow (March 24) running until March 31.
He was part of the Rwanda Defence Force for nearly 10 years, thereafter, Willy Ndahiro had the urge to continue building the nation through film, and that was the inspiration behind joining the industry.
Late last year, Urban Boys member Safi Madiba Niyibikora quit the group after an illustrious music career that spawned over 70 singles and six studio albums. The singer was determined to build his solo career and just a few months after leaving the group, he released his fourth song titled,...
Vestina Kalisa defines her trade behind the camera as “capturing people’s memories through the lens.” She joined the male-dominated field in 2012, and has never looked back nor regretted her decision.
It has been a busy two weeks away from home and thankfully, it was a very fruitful time and for that, I am thankful. It was during this time, as I waited for a connecting flight at one of the airports, that I was lucky to meet someone that I...
This past week was a really interesting time for one to be in Kigali. It was a time when so much seemed to be happening and yet a lot also seemed not to be working. There have been times when the city felt frozen like this but this time was...
As the Kandt House Museum in Kigali is holding an exhibition to honour various diplomats who used their posts during the 2nd World War to save Jews in Europe, the European continent is a theatre of opposites.
Contrary to many youth who seek internship opportunities with the aim of landing on good jobs with the host organisations, Jesse Rayson Shyaka says he looked for an internship place hoping to garner the experience to start his own business.
Graduates in vocational and technical courses have been called upon to use their skills to create their own jobs instead of wandering around in search of white-collar employment.
My best friend told me an interesting story about the smart mice that found a solution to their problem. It made me think how important it is to think creatively. The story goes like this!
l Don’t go to bed in a very warm room l Go to bed at the same time every day of the week