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    PHOTOS: National Leadership Retreat opens today

    About 300 senior leaders from central, local government, parastatals and the private sector are meeting at the Rwanda Defence Force Combat Training Centre in Gabiro in Gatsibo District for the annual National Leadership retreat.

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    Why you should report corruption

    The latest Corruption Perception Index launched last week by Transparency International, among other revelations, pointed to significantly low reporting of corruption cases by the general public.

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    We want to use mobile phones to provide access to healthcare – Babyl Rwanda chief

    Babyl recently unveiled an artificially intelligent chatbot that uses machine learning to interact with patients using voice or free text, which is a powered computer programme specialised in medical triage that can provide medical diagnosis.

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    Iradukunda says Miss Rwanda crown a dream come true

    It is still sinking in. She woke up four times in the wee hours of Sunday morning thinking it was a dream. 'But it isn’t a dream. I can’t believe that I am Miss Rwanda. Dreams...

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    Iradukunda crowned Miss Rwanda 2018

    Liliane Iradukunda has replaced Elsa Iradukunda as Miss Rwanda 2018​. She was crowned Miss Rwanda 2018 in a colourful grand finale held at the iconic Kigali Convention Centre auditorium, on Saturday.

Budget execution in districts at 40.5 per cent

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Members of the Lower House have urged the Government to urgently address reasons behind slow implementation of the current national budget for the financial year 2017/18 after noticing that, overall, the budget execution in districts was at 40.5 per cent in the first six months.

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Fifth edition of Capital Market University Challenge attracts over 1,200 students

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Over 1,200 students from 210 clubs of different universities across Rwanda have registered to take part in the forthcoming fifth edition of the Capital Market University Challenge 2017 competition, according to Capital Market Authority (CMA) officials.

Rwanda share index drops marginally

The benchmark for local index closed 132.13 points on Friday lower than 133.53 recorded on February 16. The All Share Index was also down at 133.02 compared to 133.21 points, according to the Rwanda Stock Exchange (RSE) market report.

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PHOTOS: Ten-man APR beat Rayon to go third

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Ten-man APR FC beat archrivals Rayon Sports 1-0 Sunday at Amahoro National Stadium to climb into the third position on the Azam Rwanda Premier League table.

Mbungo seeks Peace Cup glory with Kiyovu

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Azam Rwanda Premier League leaders SC Kiyovu have their sights set on this year’s Peace Cup title, according to head coach Andre Casa Mbungo.

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Iradukunda says Miss Rwanda crown a dream come true

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It is still sinking in. She woke up four times in the wee hours of Sunday morning thinking it was a dream. 'But it isn’t a dream. I can’t believe that I am Miss Rwanda. Dreams do come true,' said an ecstatic Lillian Iradukunda in an interview with The New...

Iradukunda crowned Miss Rwanda 2018

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Liliane Iradukunda has replaced Elsa Iradukunda as Miss Rwanda 2018​. She was crowned Miss Rwanda 2018 in a colourful grand finale held at the iconic Kigali Convention Centre auditorium, on Saturday.

24 year-old Nsanzu and his love for the super-bike

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Many people wonder what it is like to ride on a monster bike that does not look like they guarantee safety. The feeling is something that can’t be explained until you have actually experienced it.

Tumusabe: Rwanda’s only female comedian wants women to join the industry

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23 year- old Nakato Phrister Tumusabe has defied odds by joining the male-dominated comedy industry. So far, the only female comedian, Tumusabe hopes to take her career to greater heights.

Access to justice; why it is still a walk on thorns for women

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IT started like any other normal day for Emily Tuyishime but little did she know it would turn into a black Saturday in her life. On that fateful Saturday afternoon, her four-year-old son was involved in an accident that left him in a coma after sustaining grave injuries on the...

Deputy CEO Byamukama on leadership as women

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Dr. Shivon Byamukama is the deputy CEO of Babyl Rwanda and a lawyer by profession. She previously worked with Rwandair and Bank of Kigali. Her personal journey which includes work, school, family, friends, is what has shaped her into what she is today. She shared with Women Today’s Sharon Kantengwa...

By breaking down trade barriers, Africa is paving its path to fortune

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Never before has the desire for African integration been backed by concrete actions than in the last couple of years. We have, of recent, seen growing interest from African leaders who now realise that trade – not aid – is the key to achieving significant economic development.

University policy: dissertation defence is paramount

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Just to pick from the issue recently raised by the Parliamentary Standing Commission on education, ICT, Culture and Youth why students at the University of Rwanda (UR) are no longer defending their dissertations, a policy that only applies in private higher learning institutions.

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Rwandans are now able to address their complaints to government institutions without leaving their places. A simple free of charge cellphone message to 5353 will direct one’s complaint to the concerned ministry or department within a short period of time.

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Kasha launches

Kasha recently held their official launch at Inka Steakhouse, presenting a confidential and convenient way to access health and personal care products for women through technology.

Discipline: How to break your child’s bad habits

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Are you going through that phase where your school-going child is being too difficult to handle, refuses to listen and is creating havoc at school? Do you feel embarrassed when he gets unruly in presence of other people? Is he being labelled as ‘aggressive’ or ‘notorious’ at school?

School Enterprise Challenge shaping young entrepreneurs

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Clarisse Nzafashwanimana, is a Senor 5 student at Groupe Scolaire Masaka. She is doing Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics (PCM). She combines her studies with making knitted baby clothing (sweaters, caps and socks). She says the idea came when her school joined the School Enterprise Challenge.

Talent: Mpeta wants to become a top gospel artiste

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Hearing his high soft soprano from a distance, you do not want him to stop singing but rather feel compelled to pull closer to listen more to the rhythmic melodies seeping out of his young voice.

The Ant and the Grasshopper

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One summer’s day, in a field, a Grasshopper was hopping about, chirping and singing to its heart’s content. An Ant passed by, bearing along with great effort an ear of corn he was taking to his nest.