President Paul Kagame yesterday met with the Algerian President Abdelaziz Bouteflika for bilateral talks where the two leaders committed to strengthening ties in various areas including investment.
East African governments and their diplomatic missions are closely monitoring the ongoing xenophobic violence in South Africa, with some preparing evacuation procedures should the attacks get out of hand.
THERE IS NEED to protect children in armed conflicts to ensure effective implementation of existing policies and legal framework on child protection.
The Traffic Police is looking into ways to further make driving tests as comprehensive and more professional as possible to minimise and prevent road accidents, the Commissioner for Traffic and Road Safety, George Rumanzi, has said.
You might not stand the sight of these creatures. The stench from their ‘living area’ could also be unbearable at times, making them top on the list of “have nots” for many a farmer. But for...
Marc Gwamaka, 27, is the brain behind the Walk to Remember, an annual event that begun in 2009 in remembrance of the over one million lives lost in the 1994 Genocide against the Tutsi. The Walk has attracted people from all walks of life, including international heavyweights and Rwandans both...
You might not stand the sight of these creatures. The stench from their ‘living area’ could also be unbearable at times, making them top on the list of “have nots” for many a farmer. But for Anita Kwizera, these creatures are like gold.
The long-running row between local clearing agents and importers against shipping lines at Mombasa over container deposit fees could soon end after a regional insurer agreed to provide them guarantees.
April 25 Rwanda vs Somalia Amavubi Stars head coach Johnny McKinstry, who also doubles as coach for the U-23 team is happy with the diversity in the youth squad currently training twice a day ahead of the CAF U-23 qualifier against Somalia set for April 25 at the Amahoro stadium.
Wednesday Gicumbi vs APR Rayon Sports vs Sunrise Marines vs Etincelles AS Kigali saw their hopes of winning a first league title in the club’s history dealt a major blow after losing 1-0 against Rayon Sports on Sunday at Muhanga stadium, according to head coach Eric Nshimiyimana.
Tresor Kwizera’s abstract paintings have one thing in common, a lady clad in brightly coloured dress, with her baby strapped to her back as she does household chores.
BEING a professional model doesn’t only make you a celebrity. It can also earn you a good pay cheque. Christian Murinda, a Photographer/Designer is on a mission to make this dream a reality for many.
His second name 'Bonheur' means 'happiness' in French. But for Pacifique Bonheur, happiness is an ideal that only existed in name for most of his life.
Wunmi Osholake is the country manager for Lamudi, an online real estate platform that connects real estate agents, developers, and individual owners. The company operates in 32 countries across the globe, 22 of which are in Africa, writes Moses Opobo.
Cathy (not real name) has been struggling with excess body hair for as long as she can remember. In school, she says, people nicknamed her “zinjathropas” (hominid who lived about 1,500,000 years ago), something she swears she will never forget.
Most of the friends I make tend to disappear within a short time. I don’t know why. Is it because I surround myself with people I do not share interests with?
In South Africa violence against immigrants from other African countries has become a disturbingly regular occurrence. Last week South Africans were at it again.
I received with excitement the news of new investment in fire protection cover in Rwanda. I know the acquisition of four fire fighting trucks by the Rwanda National Police means a lot to the fire fighting fraternity, but even more to Rwanda’s economic development and safer working environment.
Over 6000 youth have so far acquired skills from vocational schools funded by the Skills Development Fund (SDF), one of the three components of the Skills Development Project (SDP); an initiative being implemented by the Workforce Development Authority (WDA).
Friday the 10th of April, 2015 Ecobank Rwanda joined the rest of Rwandans in commemorating the 1994 genocide against the Tutsi during a function that took place at Kigali Memorial Centre, Gisozi, where the management and staff donated Rwf 5 million and to vulnerable individuals.
World Vision, a Christian humanitarian organization dedicated to working with children, families and the communities worldwide to reach their full potential by tackling the causes of poverty and injustice, began working in Rwanda in 1994 after the genocide against Tutsi.
For over six years, Deus Kwitonda (not real name) taught English in various secondary schools. Because of his dedication and commitment to his job, Kwitonda had earned a lot of respect from his students, parents and fellow teachers.
The growing popularity of computer, video games and television makes the children very inactive in their lifestyles. The time spent in these things may be spent in some physical activities. Parents should be a role model for their children. If the parents are looking very active, the children are more...
A few days ago, Rosemary Nankabirwa, a former news anchor with a Ugandan television station, passed on after a long battle with adrenocortical carcinoma cancer. The death of the 37-year-old hurt many because she was young, but also demystified the myth that cancer is a disease for the old people.
From beans to chicken, a lot of leftover food always finds its way either into people’s stomachs the next day or the dustbin. But how should one treat surplus food if they have plans of consuming it?