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    Mayweather defeats Pacquiao in most lucrative fight

    Floyd Mayweather has beaten Manny Pacquiao on a points decision in one of the most lucrative boxing matches of all time.

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    How will Africa ever eradicate malaria?

    Investment in malaria prevention in recent years raised hopes that deaths from the disease could almost be eradicated by 2018, but poverty and corruption could frustrate such efforts, experts say.

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    Rwandans in Uganda honour Genocide victims

    The Rwandan community in Uganda took part in a Walk to Remember, in memory of the victims of the 1994 Genocide against the Tutsi. The walk took place at the Ndejje and St. Lawrence universities in...

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    Baby Mahama cries out to the leaders of Africa

    She was so tiny and frail with skin so delicate it could have melted in the scorching sun rays of the afternoon; the nape of her neck had several tiny boils ripe to bust and they...

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    How resolute are efforts to save EAC forest cover?

    Concerned about the low forest cover in the region, a member of the East African Legislative Assembly (EALA) is set to introduce a Private Member’s Bill that will curtail encroachment on forests in a bid to...

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Oiko Credit doubles funding for SMEs, microfinance institutions

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Small-and-medium Enterprises (SMEs) could soon find it easier to access funding, thanks to plans by Oiko Credit Rwanda to more than double funding to the sector.

BRD earmarks Rwf68b for power, agric funding

Development Bank of Rwanda (BRD) will extend a tune of Rwf68 billion long-term credit to the private sector this year, Alex Kanyankole, the chief executive officer, has said.

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Mayweather defeats Pacquiao in most lucrative fight

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Floyd Mayweather has beaten Manny Pacquiao on a points decision in one of the most lucrative boxing matches of all time.

Rwanda edges past Uganda in Zone volleyBall thriller

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THE National Volleyball team yesterday defeated Uganda 3-2 in the opening match of the All Africa Games Qualifiers at Amahoro Indoor Stadium.

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Mani Martin takes show to Rubavu

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Concert goers in the Western Province are in for a treat, as one of the country’s most famed pop and R&B singer, Mani Martin performs at Motel Rubavu in Rusizi District, this weekend.

Rwandan singers to perform at DOA DOA festival

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Local artistes have been invited to grace the annual East African Performing Arts Market, (DOA DOA) festival.

Fascinated by nature: How snakes left permanent impression on future conservationist

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Although a proud owner of a Masters of Science in Conservation and Tourism from the University of Kent, in England, Davidson Mugisha is what you would call a self-made man.

An engineer who makes people laugh behind stage

Nice Budandi is the Operations Manager of Comedy Knights, the country’s pioneer stand-up comedy outfit. Humble and quiet, the 24-year-old engineering graduate has been part of the group since 2010. Moses Opobo had a chat with him.

Postnatal depression: When baby blues take a toll on new mothers

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It is the greatest day of every mother’s life. That moment when you hold your newborn for the first time. But with some mothers, the joy is short-lived as baby blues set in shortly after birth.

Makeup: The flawless look

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Women and makeup are like cats and milk; they have a very close relationship. Some take pleasure in trying out every trend that comes their way, while others simply enhance their look with the use of an eyelash curler and a dab of lip gloss.

We should nurture competitive youth

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As I sat to write this, one of the most anticipated fights in boxing history was on everyone’s lips. With everyone chipping in on who between Floyd Mayweather and Manny Pacquiao would take the day, I silently worried about how much money was to be made by the guys who...

Victims of modern slavery

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As I enjoyed Labour Day with colleagues at a party yesterday, my mind wandered off deep into history to an event that took place on Tuesday May 4, 1886, known as the Haymarket affair or the Haymarket riot at the Haymarket Square in Chicago, USA.

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Editorial cartoon of the day

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Rwandans yesterday joined the rest of the world to mark the International Labour Day, with lingering concerns.

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Bank of Kigali remembers genocide victims

Bank of Kigali’s Management and Staff on Saturday the 25th of April 2015 commemorated the 1994 Genocide against the Tutsi and remembered fifteen members of their staff that died during the genocide at Bank of Kigali Head Quarters.

Maternity insurance to improve mother, infant lives

Most mothers usually struggle to juggle between work and parenthood. When women get pregnant, they carry on with employment for most of the nine months with some carrying on until the very last moments of labour pangs.

BRD donates Rwf40m to Kirehe vulnerable and elderly survivors of 1994 Genocide against the Tutsi

BRD staff visited Nyarubuye memorial site located in Eastern Province, Kirehe District in Nyarubuye Sector to pay respects to the Tutsi who were killed during the 1994 Genocide against the Tutsi.

SORAS Remembers: Healing involves restoring hope

SORAS Group has remembered the nine of her staff that were victims of the 1994 genocide against Tutsi.

Single-sex vs mixed schools?

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The choice about whether to put your child in a single sex or mixed school is never a simple one. In most cases, the decision is based on sentiments, public opinion and parents’ personal school experience.

Student-centred learning is the way to go

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Research in education has proved that the more the learners discuss issues pertaining to the content that they study, the easier it becomes for them to master the concepts.

Nutrition: Why those dietary pills may come in handy?

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Esperance Karungi, a mother of two and resident of Nyagatare town, Eastern province, has several tins of food supplements in her house.Occasionally while conversing with her, she will stop to swallow one of the pills.

Ubugali: An affordable source of energy

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Cassava flour locally known as ubugali is one of Rwanda’s staple food. According to nutritionists, the food which is generally affordable has many health benefits.